Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/16/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020664

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.


Systems Engineer

Key Role:
Maintain responsibility for ensuring the rigor of the technical approach throughout the systems engineering lifecycle. Act as the project interface between developers, systems stakeholders, and end users. Maintain responsibility for requirements definition, requirements management, requirements traceability, system CONOPs development, oversight of system development efforts, interface definition, including ICD development, and performance metric definition. Coordinate with the PM team to ensure program milestones are met and the quality of deliverables meets client expectations and assist with the preparation of program status reports and schedules. Coordinate with the chief engineer or chief architect, to participate in and review program documentation for program reviews and technical exchange meetings. Ensure end-to-end system performance and functionality and proactively manage system risks through identification and mitigation methodologies.


Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with requirements gathering and management
-5+ years of experience with software tools that constantly evolve through multiple iterations and versions
-Experience with developing technical specs and standards while working with clients on Cyber capabilities
-Knowledge of a range of software development processes, including Waterfall, Iterative, and Agile
-Knowledge of the systems development lifecycle (SDLC)
-Ability to perform in a mission-driven dynamic operational environment using a variety of solutions ranging from enterprise to QRC
-Ability to collaborate and coordinate with stakeholders to define interfaces through technical exchange meetings
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:
-Knowledge of computer network exploitation (CNE) and vulnerability research and discovery
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills for briefing and documentations
-BS degree in Engineering, CS, Information Systems, or a related field preferred

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

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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