Systems Engineer, Junior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in military communications and unmanned systems technologies? 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’ll design, develop, prototype, and operate 4G/5G Long Term Evolution (LTE) and Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) systems using modeling and systems engineering best practices. This is your chance to develop your skills in military communications while gaining mentoring and experience in 4G/5G telecommunications and military unmanned systems technologies. 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:

-1+ years of experience with requirements management and use of Universal Modeling Language (UML) for complex projects

-Knowledge of 3D modeling and the development and interpretation of engineering drawing and documentation following best practices and standards

-Ability to perform rapid-prototyping activities to develop mechanical-electrical housing, mounting, and power systems for sensitive electronics, including Radio Frequency (RF) components

-Ability to problem solve and develop tests to troubleshoot issues, improve system performance, and extrapolate results to a system

-Ability to identify stakeholder priorities, develop testing methods to validate stakeholder concerns, and verify key performance parameters for unmanned systems and 4G/5G LTE technologies

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Dynamic Object-Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) for requirements management or Rhapsody for UML preferred

-Knowledge of the DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF) and the use of Visio and other visualization tools for documenting systems a plus

-Knowledge of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)

-Ability to travel up to 25% to support military testing and exercises a plus

-Ability to perform rapid-prototyping fabrication activities through the use of 3D printing, soldering, wire or cable termination, mills, drills, and other standard hand tools preferred

-Secret clearance preferred

-BA or BS degree in Systems or Electrical Engineering preferred


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

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