Cloud Platforms and Systems Engineer, Junior

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 the National Security Space environment and how to develop the right systems for those missions. 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 cloud-based Platform-as-a-Service systems in support of classified satellite ground systems. Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize existing cloud-hosted platforms and frameworks into a multi-cloud, continuous ATO, production-grade enterprise PaaS solution so application developers can deliver new capabilities at mission speed. You’ll develop your skills in model-based systems engineering (MBSE) while gaining experience in cloud-based satellite ground systems. Grow your skills by merging Digital Engineering and cloud-hosted systems to create the next-generation national security space ground platform. This position will be performed on-site within Booz Allen Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIF) in either Chantilly, Virginia; Annapolis Junction, MD; or Aurora, CO. Remote delivery is not possible due to the classified nature of the work. Join our team and help turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a systems engineer

  • Experience utilizing Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) tools to define, analyze, and maintain system baselines

  • Knowledge of the fundamental systems engineering processes, architecture development, and requirements management

  • Active TS/SCI clearance; willingness to take a polygraph exam

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

Nice If You Have:

  • Knowledge of national security space systems, particularly ground systems

  • Knowledge of cloud-based systems architecture with an emphasis on systems hosted within Amazon Web Service (AWS) or Microsoft Azure clouds

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • Master’s degree in Engineering


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


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 proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 120,000 to 140,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

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 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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