Model-Based Systems Engineer, Senior

The Opportunity:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in DoD weapons 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 design systems in support our client's digital engineering mission. Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize complex mission systems. You’ll develop your skills in model-based systems engineering while gaining experience across complex, integrated systems. Grow your skills by merging your mission and digital engineering skills to create innovative digital solutions for our client. Join our team and help turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with Systems Engineering and Integration, Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE), and using digital engineering tools to design DoD systems
  • Experience with architecting solutions from user requirements and use cases to be applied across a systems engineering lifecycle
  • Experience with doing Systems Engineering for C2 systems
  • Experience with modeling tools including Magic Draw or Cameo, Sparx Enterprise Architect, or IBM Rhapsody
  • Experience with the practical application of Unified Modeling Language (UML) or Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
  • Ability to conduct model-based performance simulations to determine the impact of requirements changes on system performance or behaviors
  • Ability to use MBSE tools and processes to create and manage tailored MBSE artifacts that capture analysis and the resulting engineering decisions and trades made during acquisition and development
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Master's degree in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics
  • Object Management Group (OMG) Certified System Modeling Language Professional (OCSMP) Model User and Builder Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience in supporting acquisition programs and government clients
  • Experience with extending systems models into other tools for analysis, including MATLAB, Simulink, or STK, and model-based product support, including Teamcenter or Windchill
  • Experience with scripting languages, including the Velocity Template Language
  • Knowledge of using system models during government engineering reviews
  • Knowledge of other system engineering disciplines, including configuration management, risk management, cybersecurity, and cyber certification processes
  • Knowledge of modular open systems approach (MOSA) design principles and technologies, DoD architecture standards and framework, and Agile systems engineering methods and tools
  • Knowledge of DoDD 5000.01, DoDI 5000.02, and the System Development Life Cycle
  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming languages, including C++, Java, or Python
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • INCOSE Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP) Certification


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


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

The salary for this position will be determined based on various factors. The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is $100,000 to $150,000.

Create 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 equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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