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Space Systems Engineer in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 11/21/2018

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Job Number: R0038426

Space Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in DoD space systems engineering? 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 solutions makes you an integral part of delivering customer focused engineering solutions.

As a leader in space systems engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape DoD space systems acquisition by playing a lead role in systems engineering support. Your customer will trust you to not only analyze these systems, but also support their evolution. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring while broadening your skillset into areas like the DoD Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS), acquisition, and budgeting processes. Join our team and create the future of DoD Space acquisition.

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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:

-Experience with DoD space systems, including control, launch, ground systems, control, and space systems, such as sensors, weather, and communications

-Knowledge of DoD acquisition, JCIDS, or the planning, programming budgeting, and execution (PPBE) processes

-Knowledge of National Defense Strategy, Defense Planning Guidance, and National Space Policy

-Active Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with working in DoD staff organizations, including OSD and Joint or Service staff

-Experience with military or commercial satellite system design .

-Experience with establishing networks across DoD space community

-Possession of excellent analytic and problem solving skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-MA or MS degree in a technical field

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

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