Unmanned Maritime Vehicles Systems Engineer in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/28/2018

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Job Number: R0023946

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.

Unmanned Maritime Vehicles Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in Unmanned Maritime Vehicles? 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 have the chance to design Unmanned Vehicle systems in support of the DoD.  Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize automated vehicles. You’ll develop your skills in Unmanned Systems while gaining experience in Autonomous Vehicles. Grow your skills by merging systems and vehicle navigation to create advanced automated vehicles. 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:

-5+ years of experience in the US Navy, DoD, DoD contractor, or government civilian applying complex analytic techniques to address programmatic, operational, or strategic issues

-Experience with System of Systems (SoS) engineering development and acquisition efforts

-Knowledge of Naval Architecture, Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV), and Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUV)

-Knowledge of acquisition, program management, and test and evaluation

-Ability to lead diverse technical teams or working groups

-Ability to articulate complex issues to senior Navy or DoD decision makers

-Secret clearance 

-BS degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with USV or UUV autonomy and navigation, power or propulsion, and payloads preferred

-Experience with providing analysis and support to defense research and development programs

-Knowledge of unmanned vehicle payloads a plus

-Knowledge of the US Navy at an advanced, operational level

-Possession of excellent analytical, operational, problem-solving, and organizational skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MS degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics

-Submarine Officer Advanced Course (SOAC) Graduate with at least one Department Head tour or Surface Warfare Officer (SWO) Department Head School Graduate with at least one Department Head tour

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.

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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