Job Number: R0064753
GPS Engineer, Lead
You'll serve as a lead engineer and subject matter expert for GPS, positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT), and communications engineering responsible for providing radio frequency (RF) hardware design, fabrication, integration, and testing as well as modeling, simulation, analysis, integration, and test support for products. You'll assemble and author documents, requirements, and recommendations for DoD capabilities and user assessments. You'll research, design, test, and analyze RF environments and perform hardware-in-the-loop testing by integrating hardware and assets with software tools. You'll develop the methodology, framework, and articulation test results, innovation concepts, and modernization approaches. You'll perform risk assessments of GPS and PNT systems and generate risk mitigation plans and strategies. You'll lead multiple highly complex and dynamic efforts focusing on hardware and software innovation while providing team direction and oversight.
You will assist to enable the Army to transition to the next version of GPS RF signal technology, specific to munition domain and form factors. You, an experienced engineer, will be part of a larger team focused on the challenges of size, weight, and power constraints of enabling secure GPS capabilities coupled with multi-global navigation satellite system (GNSS) and alternative sources of input into very small and complex form factors. You will work directly for an Army client while synchronizing your efforts across the larger firm initiatives. As a technical leader, you'll identify new opportunities to develop solutions to help your customers meet their toughest needs. Join us and take on exciting challenges in the unique operational environments as we break new ground on technological feasibility and push the boundary on PNT technologist in support of our warfighter.
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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? 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.
-Experience as a GPS engineer or with wireless communication
-Experience with modeling and simulation, such as MATLAB, Python, or C++
-Experience with GNSS and multi-constellation analysis
-Knowledge of DoD processes
-BA or BS degree
Nice If You Have:
-Experience as a GPS or PNT engineer in GNSS, inertial navigation, or NAVWAR preferred
-Experience as a GPS receiver hardware designer
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent leadership and analytical skills
-MS degree in EE or related field, including Aerospace Engineering
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.
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