Research Scientist

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? 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 scientist on our team, you have the chance to design systems that process and analyze remote sensing imagery to support the DoD and intelligence community (IC). Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize image data analytics. You’ll develop your skills in remote sensing, programming, systems integration, and image science while gaining experience in the aerospace industry. Grow your skills by merging science and engineering with geospatial applications to create new algorithms and analytical processes. 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 Engineering & Science 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:

-9 years of experience research, algorithm development, application development, or engineering

-Experience with Java, C++, or Python

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with one or more of the following: C#, Ruby, ENVI IDL, Hadoop, GeoServer, PostGreSQL, PostGIS, Oracle Spatial, Accumulo, or MongoDB

-Experience with MATLAB

-Experience with radar processing

-Experience with the Scale GEOINT processing system

-Experience with geospatial analyst workflows

-Experience with Windows, Linux, or UNIX computer operating system configuration

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

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 is required.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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