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Electro-Optical Space Systems Engineer


Booz Allen Hamilton


Albuquerque, NM 87101

Job Number: R0017815

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.
Electro-Optical Space Systems Engineer

Key Role:

Investigate and assess new options for providing comprehensive, versatile, and resilient intelligence capabilities using space-based systems and employ innovative technologies and architectures and protected, high data-rate communications options. Conceive and plan projects involving the assessment of space system architecture and constellation options and innovative designs, possibly involving COTS and GOTS components and additive manufacturing. Perform complex systems engineering design trades for space-based electro-optic systems and applications. Conduct multi-disciplinary technical tasks as part of a highly collaborative team.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with the design, integration, or operational employment of electro-optic sensor and imaging systems

-Knowledge of orbital mechanics, space environment, and its potential effects on spacecraft systems and secure data transmission techniques

-Ability to work in close collaboration with other members of a small team in a rapid response Skunk Works environment

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree in Physics, EE, ME, Astro Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with the design, integration, launch, or employment of small spacecraft

-Knowledge of protected data transmission and additive manufacturing techniques preferred

-Ability to develop ways to employ cutting-edge COTS or GOTS components in innovative ways

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred

-MS degree in Physics, EE, ME, Astro Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering preferred; PhD degree in Physics, EE, ME, Astro Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering a plus

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.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.



dateposted: 20010101
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IT - Software
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