Weapon Systems Engineer, Lead

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 leader in systems engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape the weapons profile of the warfighter by leading or supporting engineering efforts. Your customer will trust you to not only oversee the design and development of weapon systems, but also to evolve existing weapons systems with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like the DoD acquisition process. Grow your skills by merging critical thinking and risk management to create viable solutions to client needs. Join our team and create the future of the warfighter.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience working in a professional environment

  • 8+ years of experience in engineering

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Master's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with weapons systems

  • Knowledge of the risk management process

  • Ability to travel

  • Secret clearance


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

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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to 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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