F-35 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 cutting edge military tactical aviation? 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 impact the international F-35 Joint Reprogramming Enterprise by being part of an integrated team making operational capability a reality for the warfighter. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden and apply your skillset to make a difference in the challenging realm of weapon system reprogramming. Grow your skills by merging systems engineering discipline with technical management know-how to help deliver operational reprogramming capability for the F-35 weapon system. Join our team and create the future of fifth generation fighter technology in support of our client.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-10+ years of experience with systems engineering

-Experience with using a Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) approach for requirements, design, test, and verification of complex software intensive systems

-Experience with shared development of a coherent MBSE model across multiple physically and organizationally dispersed networks covering various levels of security classifications

-Ability to conduct and evaluate feasibility studies and risk assessments

-Ability to plan and complete assignments independently

-Active Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with current and potential international programs, politico-military affairs, and technologies and military applications

-Knowledge of information, personnel, industrial, and other security disciplines to protect classified information, material, or equipment sufficient to perform risk assessment of vulnerable areas and prepare justifications to acquire or implement new protective measures and devices

-Ability to work effectively with other program offices, other USG and DoD agencies, and senior US and foreign government officials at a variety of venues

-Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills to draft clear, concise reports, often dealing with highly complex technical issues to maintain effective working relationships and provide technical guidance and briefings


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

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, onsite 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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