Job Description

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  • Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, USA
Linux Application Developer

The Opportunity: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop software, but build a system that will help the US Federal Government accomplish their mission through secure information sharing? As a software engineer, you can solve a problem with a complete end-to-end solution in a fast-paced, agile environment. We are looking for a developer with skills needed to build a cross domain solution that provides essential security inspections and data sanitization functions to support a broad set of missions, from vision to production-ready system.

This role is more than just coding. We need a software engineer who will use their passion to learn new tools and techniques to create innovative, secure, and diverse software systems, such as processing-intensive analytics, novelalgorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, and real-time systems. Using Agile lifecycle development, programming languages, such as C, Rust, Go, Java, Python, JavaScript, HTML and CSS and cutting-edge technologies, you will independently design, code, and test major features, as well as work jointly with other team members to deliver complex changes. You will collaborate with product management, engineering teams, and operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, reliability, realistic implementation schedules, and adherence to development goals and principles. Join us as we build a highly reliable Enterprise Cross Domain Service to meet our customer’s ever evolving mission needs.

Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have: 

  • 5+ years of experience in development using technologies, such as C/C++, C#, Java, Go, Rust, SQL/NoSQL

  • Experience in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, object-oriented programming, and software design

  • Knowledge of the Linux operating system and comfortable with developing applications for Linux

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 12+ years of experience in software design and development or 16+ years of experience in software design and development in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience designing and optimizing resilient, secure, survivable applications to meet resource constraints

  • Experience leading efforts to establish mature secure software development practices that lead to both lower defect escape rates and resiliency against attack

  • Experience in Python, JMS, JSON/XML, SOA/RESTful applications, or web front-end technologies, such as Bootstrap, Angular, HTML/HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JSON / XML, Ajax 

  • Experience with Cross Domain guard solutions, such as Forcepoint High Speed Guards, OWL Data Diodes, or ISSE Guards

  • Knowledge of conferring with system and hardware engineers to derive software requirements and subsequently develop them for production

  • Ability to write and review software product documentation


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us. 


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $60,400.00 to $137,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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