Electrical Engineer

The Challenge:

As an electrical engineer, you understand the power behind complex systems. That knowledge is key when it comes to developing directed energy systems. We’re looking for an electrical engineer who can use their skills to move cutting edge technology from the lab to the field.

Our team is performing directed energy research and development. That’s why we need you, an electrical engineer with hardware and software expertise to help us design and develop directed energy technology. You’ll design and test electrical system architectures, perform trade studies and analysis to predict performance and optimize designs, develop components that fires lasers, and take new technologies from the whiteboard to the test range. We’ll look to you to share your electrical engineering expertise through leadership and mentoring junior staff. This is a chance to use your experience-based knowledge in power systems, lasers, controls, and prototype development. Join us and take on exciting challenges as we advance directed energy technology toward operational relevance.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with electrical engineering
  • Experience with developing and troubleshooting electronics equipment
  • Experience with developing detailed electrical schematics and diagrams
  • Experience with working in interdisciplinary teams
  • Ability to solve complex technical problems
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with rapid prototyping for hardware applications
  • Experience with leading tasks or teams in electrical engineering initiatives
  • Experience with developing printed circuit boards
  • Experience with directed energy or directed energy-related applications


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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