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

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

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Job Number: R0022469

Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

You can be a software engineer just about anywhere, so how do you choose the right position? If you’re looking for the opportunity to work fast, with smart people, solve difficult problems, and support the warfighter – the answer is this team.  We are a fast moving, high impact team of data experts and software engineers who develop solutions for immediate intelligence needs. As part of the  team, you’ll work quickly to move from concept to deployment within days. This is not a large scale, slow moving development effort, where your project could take months or years to see an impact. Using rapid prototyping, you’ll work with analysts and experts in niche data sets to understand their challenges and develop a tool to meet their needs on the spot. You’ll see the analysts use the tools you create and get immediate feedback. No middle-man, no lengthy approval process, just see a need and fix it – fast.

As part of Booz Allen’s team, you’ll create solutions in support of special operations missions, solve challenges with new technologies like computer vision, natural language processing, and machine intelligence, and gain experience with advanced techniques in cloud development, distributed computing, and big data analysis. To stay on the cutting edge of technology, you’ll work with start-ups, intelligence agencies, the military, and academia. Join our team as we combine experts with software to automate analysis to support national security.

Build Your Career:

We have opportunities that provide stability, while offering variety, so you can find the right fit for your career – and your life. You’ll also 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 professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success. With contracts across the globe, in multiple industries, no matter where you want to go with your consulting career, we have the path the takes you there.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with systems engineering
  • Experience with contributing to or developing system designs and architectures
  • Experience with contributing to or executing trade studies or analysis of alternatives
  • Knowledge of requirements development and management
  • Knowledge of technical reviews
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with design and implementation of communications infrastructures supporting Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (AISR) platforms, or prior military operational experience in related field
  • Experience with analyzing the development of systems engineering plans and identifying cost, schedule, and performance risks and developing mitigation plans
  • Knowledge of acquisition life cycle and systems engineering requirements
  • Knowledge of DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF), satellite communications, and IP network technologies
  • BS in Engineering or a technical field preferred; MA or MS degree in EE, AS ,or Systems Engineering a plus
  • INCOSE ASEP or CSEP, Security+, and CCNA Certifications

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

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