Space Vehicle Systems Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in modernizing position, navigation, and timing systems? 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 shape the future of Global Positioning System (GPS), a system used by over a billion people in the world by leading systems engineering, integration, test and qualification activities for GPS satellites. Your customer will trust you to not only use your skills and experience in space vehicle design and development, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like warfighter operations. Grow your skills by merging space vehicle development and acquisition to develop technical assessments, create efficient solutions to meet client’s needs, and collaborate with government office personnel, federally funded research and development centers (FFRDC), and contractors to evaluate spacecraft design and test programs. Join our team and create the future of GPS.


Empower change with us.


You Have:

-7+ years of experience with space vehicle systems engineering, integration, and testing

-5+ years of experience with conducting or supporting space system reviews

-Experience with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree


Nice If You Have:

-Experience with military space systems and the DoD acquisition systems

-Experience with designing and testing spacecraft subsystems and components

-Experience with computer tools, including Confluence and other Di2E tools

-Knowledge of DoD systems engineering, test, and production policies and practices

-Ability to be highly motivated, have a dynamic work ethic and contribute to the DoD mission

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills

-MA or MS degree



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.


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.

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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