Satellite Communications Engineer in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0023271

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Satellite Communications Engineer

The Challenge:
Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.
 

As a systems engineer on our team, you’ll develop and maintain satellite communication systems using protected satellite communications. This is your chance to develop your skills in SATCOM while gaining mentoring and experience in the industry. Join our team and help turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change.
 

Empower change with us.


Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.


You Have:

-3 years of experience with satellite operational communications or RF communications, including installation, maintenance, and usage

-Experience with organizing, planning, and leading technical tiger teams

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Completion of communications systems courses, including satellite systems courses


Nice If You Have:

-Experience with SATCOM design or military service

-Experience with DoD acquisition, requirements, and programming or budgeting processes

-Experience with the DoD or military a plus

-Experience with DoD processes, including requirements, acquisition, and budgeting a plus

-Ability to leverage an established and current network across the SATCOM community

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent analytic and problem solving skills

-MA or MS degree


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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