Systems Engineer, Lead

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical, management, governance, and collaboration skills with big picture thinking to make an impact for the digital air, sea, land and space forces of the future? You understand your customer’s IT enterprise environment and how to develop the right communications and network systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical roadmaps, architectures and operational vision makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution. You are practiced at shaping technology vision and strategy and briefing senior Government officials to gain approval for implementation.

As a leader in systems engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape US and Coalition IT enterprise technology and governance by leading multi-million-dollar engagements and large teams with highly diverse technical skills. Your clients will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also perform technology deep dives, establish and strengthen relationships, define and advocate for long-term investments, and demonstrate cost-savings and sustainable systems. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like internet-of-things, full-motion video dissemination, and satellite communications. Grow your skills by merging government technology acquisition processes and technology modernization to create return on investment and user satisfaction. Join our team and create the future of IT telecommunications to protect our nation.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 15+ years of experience in defense consulting and government technology roles
  • Experience with implementing transformational guidance from military and senior civil officials
  • Experience in leading complex technology projects with organizational mission impacts
  • Ability to define and deliver IT computing, networking, and telecommunications engineering services to support data exchanges critical to large populations of system end users
  • Ability to lead major technology projects and coordinate with senior decision-makers, contracting officials, and representatives from stakeholder organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with leveraging technology to counter emerging threats from peer adversaries
  • Ability to achieve agreements and navigate at senior levels of government organizations including managing technology projects within allocated budgets and defending courses of action and technology plans


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

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.

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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