Undersea Sensing Scientist/Engineer, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/17/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0007200

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.

Undersea Sensing Scientist/Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide Scientific, Engineering, and Technical Assistance (SETA) support to the government Program Manager (PM) on an undersea sensing effort. Provide technical support and expertise in the areas of undersea sensing phenomenologies or first–principles, sensor characterization, performance analysis, and system–level concept assessment. Assimilate and integrate technical inputs from performers, analyze performers' technical deliverables and reports, and conduct technical writing for the development and refinement of briefing materials and other program documentation. Conduct independent review and summary of related technical literature and emerging technologies and participate in conferences and workshops related to program technical areas. Develop and document testing methodologies and protocols, ensure that they align with program technology components, and assess performer results against program metrics. Coordinate, align, and schedule technology development tasks across multiple performers and perform continuous analysis of technical progress in comparison to planned cost and schedule. Perform technical and programmatic risk analysis, review, and tracking.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with applied research and development involving undersea sensor systems

-5+ years of experience with systems engineering

-5+ years of experience in a lead program manager role

-Experience with a broad set of undersea sensing modalities, including acoustic and non–acoustic approaches

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BS degree required

Additional Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with applied research and development relating to undersea sensors and associated systems integration preferred

-5+ years of experience in a lead program management role involving complex projects preferred

-Experience as a lead systems engineer preferred

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in Engineering, Physics, or specialization in a relevant technical area preferred

-Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred

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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