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Company: Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
Location: Arlington, VA
Career Level: Associate
Industries: professional services


Job Number: R0076453

IR Photonics Consultant

Key Role:

Serve as an expert in infrared (IR) photonics for applications in passive ranging and navigation. Act as a technical consultant to a government research and development client. Provide strategic assessments of new technologies to support senior decision-makers while conducting background research in evaluating the feasibility and the defense applications of new technological concepts. Produce and present findings and recommendations to a team of colleagues and clients, assist with technical program management and program development, and brief materials out for government research and development (R&D) efforts. Work with world-class scientists in driving forward groundbreaking research efforts that develop novel technologies or applications for stereoranging and hyperspectral absorption ranging in the IR. Maintain and leverage technical expertise and relationships in serving clients.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with research on IR photonics engineering
  • 2+ years of experience with authoring technical papers, reports, or program plans for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to commute to Arlington, VA
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • PhD degree in Engineering or Physics

Additional Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience as part of a team that developed photonic technologies
  • Experience with defense research and development
  • Knowledge of IR or optical passive ranging theory and technologies
  • Possession of excellent organization and client service skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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