Systems Engineer

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 systems engineer on our team, you’ll help develop systems. This is your chance to develop your skills while gaining mentoring and experience in national security. 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:

-6 years of experience with systems engineering

-1+ years of experience with using Atlassian products including Confluence or JIRA

-Experience with creating system engineering plans, initial capabilities documents, requirements specifications, and interface control documents

-Knowledge of executing systems development processes, including hardware and software implementation

-Knowledge of system architecture, work-breakdown structures, work packages, and the integrated master plan

-Ability to manage system requirements and derived system and functional requirements to ensure the delivery of production systems that are compatible with defined system architectures and develop derived requirements for technical collection systems designed to process telecommunications signals and protocols

-Ability to develop scenarios, threads, and an operational concept that describes the interactions between the system, the user, and the environment and satisfies operational, support, maintenance, and disposal needs and support the planning and test analysis of the DoD Certification and Accreditation (C&A) process and government C&A processes

-Ability to prepare timeline analysis diagrams illustrating the flow of time-dependent functions and author design review packages, Requirements Verification Traceability Matrices, and acceptance test procedures

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Agile software development principles

-Experience with Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)

-Experience with Splunk

-Experience with executing test procedures on lab equipment

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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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