Advanced Earth Scientist

Key Role:

Apply expertise in climate science, strategic communications, and change management to support the Department of Defense (DoD), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) Climate Action Team. Implement and communicate climate resilience initiatives across the Department. Prepare communications materials and briefings to leadership on climate change initiatives and progress. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with climate and weather data analysis and interpretation
  • Experience with development of disaster management and risk mitigation methods
  • Experience with autonomous leadership of small to medium-sized project teams
  • Knowledge of change management within complex organizations
  • Ability to communicate complex scientific topics to a broad audience, including executives
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience working with the Department of Defense
  • Experience applying knowledge of science to technology solutions
  • Master's degree


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.


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.

Final salary will be determined based on various factors. The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 130,000 to 180,000.

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