Job Description

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Cloud Data Engineer, Junior

The Opportunity:  

Everyone is trying to “harness the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As a cloud data engineer, you know how to create a cloud-based technical architecture that meets client needs and takes advantage of cloud capabilities. We need you to help us develop cloud-based solutions for some of the Intelligence Communities toughest problems. 

On our team, you’ll help to guide a multi-disciplinary team of data engineers, developers, and data consumers in a fast-paced, Agile environment. This is an opportunity to use the latest cloud technologies as you look for ways to improve your client’s environment using current cloud capabilities. Using your technical knowledge, you’ll work to deploy and develop pipelines and platforms that organize and make disparate data meaningful.

You’ll recommend tools and solutions based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll learn to help the client overcome their most difficult challenges in the cloud as part of a team. Additionally, you’ll gain skills in areas like implementing data engineering activities on some of the most mission-driven projects in the industry while developing critical systems for the Intelligence Community.  

Join us. The world can’t wait.  

You Have: 

  • Experience with the data pipeline, including data acquisition, data prep, and database architecture, to make data easily searchable and retrievable

  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL

  • Knowledge of Kafka

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with AWS services, including RDS and RDS Aurora

  • Experience using Python, SQL, Scala, or Java

  • Experience with Kafka Connect, Kafka Streams, and other Kafka ecosystem tools

  • Experience with Terraform, Ansible, or other infrastructure-as-code tool

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies

  • Possession of excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Possession of strong attention to detail skills

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science is preferred


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.  


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 $49,800.00 to $102,000.00 (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.

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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