Hardware/Software Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in US government and DoD organizations? 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 software and systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to design tools and systems in support of classified projects. Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize systems or environments. You’ll develop your skills in software and hardware systems while gaining experience in Cyber analysis and related activities. Grow your skills by merging reverse engineering and software development. Join our team and help to turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-2+ years of experience with language development, including C++, Python, or Java

-2+ years of experience with developing hardware and software systems in Assembly, C, C++, or other low-level proprietary languages on UNIX, Linux, VxWorks, or vendor–proprietary operating systems

-2+ years of experience in a professional work environment

-Experience with software engineering

-Knowledge of the software, hardware, and systems development life cycle

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with computer and network security

-Experience with algorithm development in an academic or professional field

-Experience with military communications systems, protocols, architectures, security, or waveforms

-Experience with scripting languages for performing post processing analysis

-Experience with Graphical Processing Unit (GPU) software development

-BS degree in an engineering field

-Technical Certification in Cybersecurity


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top 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 Digital 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, onsite 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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