Job Description

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Additive Manufacturing Technologist

Key Role:

Plan, organize, and lead technical projects and phases of projects involving the design and development of new and improved products and processes. Analyze alternatives with a deep awareness of industry trends, leading companies, and leading consortium, university, and international laboratory activities. Serve as a technical lead on additive product development projects. Apply additive design tools, including topology optimization and generative design concepts specific to design for additive manufacturing (DfAM) using standard commercial software. Collaborate with engineering teams and material scientists to identify and drive projects to enable increased usage of DfAM by facilitating communication and sharing best practices. Lead and guide team members and business unit teams in work verification. Serve as a subject matter expert in Direct Metal Laser Melting (DMLM) Design and Directed Energy Deposition (DED) design, research new additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, and introduce promising technologies to the AM groups.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience designing products for Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS), DMLM, or DED
  • Experience in the field of manufacturing technologies
  • Experience with the successful enablement of AM parts designed for light-weighting, topology optimization, and lattice design structures
  • Knowledge of CAD and FEA
  • Knowledge of engineering systems, processes, controls, and quality best practices
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with AM software packages, including simulation, slicing, and packing
  • 2+ years of experience operating various AM machines and related post-processing equipment
  • 1+ years of experience applying generative design principles for light-weighting, topology optimization, and lattice design structures
  • Experience drafting and releasing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience with leadership positions in Design Engineering with a focus on AM
  • Knowledge of all mechanical engineering standards, material specifications, and participation in industry consortiums
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Certified Professional Engineer (PE) in Mechanical Engineering Certification


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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Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $84,600.00 to $193,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
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  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

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APC5, ID17-G

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