Unmanned Systems Integration Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in the military defense industry? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. 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 shape a DoD program by leading technical analysis and integration tasks that support development of unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) capability and integration. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like Concept of Operations (CONOPS), Capability Development Document (CDD), a Systems Engineering Plan (SEP), a Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP), the Requirements Verification Traceability Matrix (RVTM), and configuration and risk management artifacts. Grow your skills by merging technical and management oversight to create fleet integrated, operational prototype of unmanned systems. Join our team and create the future of DoD programs.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 7+ years of experience in the US military, DoD, or DoD contracting, including applying complex analytic techniques to address programmatic, operational, or strategic issues
  • Experience with System of Systems (SoS) engineering development and acquisition efforts
  • Experience with leadership of diverse technical teams or working groups
  • Knowledge of of US Navy submarines, including HM&E and Combat Systems, Naval Architecture, and Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUV)
  • Knowledge of acquisition, program management, and Test and Evaluation (T&E)
  • Ability to articulate complex issues to senior Navy or DoD decision makers
  • Secret clearance
  • BS degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with payload integration processes, including Submarine Rapid Fielding Temporary Alterations (RF TEMPALTS)
  • Experience with US Navy submarines and the Undersea Domain
  • Knowledge of unmanned vehicle payloads and sensors
  • Knowledge of System Architecture and Model-based systems engineering (MBSE) techniques for system design
  • Knowledge of US Navy submarine technical design and ocean interfaces
  • Possession of excellent analytical, operational, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • MS degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics
  • Graduate of one or more Department Head tours and the Submarine Officer Advanced Course (SOAC)


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.

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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