F-35 Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

As an F-35 systems engineer, you know leading-edge weapons, sensor, and communications systems are critical to national defense. At Booz Allen, you can use your engineering expertise to develop next-generation defense tools and technology. We need your skills and expertise in the systems engineering lifecycle to support our clients' needs to develop creative solutions that directly impact the warfighter.

As a systems engineer on our team, you’ll provide expertise in developing system requirements, requirement decomposition, evaluating verification plans and procedures, and assisting the F-35 enterprise with its digital transformation. Your experience in the DoD acquisition processes is key and makes you an integral part of delivering a client-focused solution.

In this role, you’ll contribute to the enterprise by supporting the growing list of F-35 FMS nations. You’ll work with a large community of aerospace and naval engineers across the firm and collaborate with clients to deliver world-class solutions to support the development and design of advanced mission and avionics systems within a DoD acquisition program. You will apply systems engineering and acquisition knowledge along with advanced consulting skills and extensive technical expertise to develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Your engineering knowledge will help expand and improve F-35 acquisitions across our nation's allies.

If you desire to solve real-world challenges and lead mission-critical engineering for the DoD, there’s a place for you here. At Booz Allen, you’ll make a difference with us, and, in return, we’ll invest in your future.

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You Have:

  • 8+ years of experience in an engineering or technical role

  • 2+ years of experience with DoD weapon system acquisition in requirements management

  • 2+ years of experience with VT&E, including developmental or operational, working requirements on a DoD ACAT-III or larger Acquisition Program

  • Experience with Microsoft Office products

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with IBM Rational DOORS and IBM Rhapsody

  • Experience with working FMS cases

  • Knowledge of MBSE Tools

  • OCSMP Certification

  • INCOSE, including ASEP, CSEP, or ESEP, Certification


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, 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.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

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 $81,800.00 to $186,000.00 (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.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • 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.

EEO Commitment

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