Job Description

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Computer, Firmware, and Network Engineer

The Opportunity: 

A well-designed network is critical to move data and enable the client to achieve their missions, but how can an organization make sure their network will fit their current and evolving needs? Crafting the right network, with the right equipment and software, requires a combination of technical skill and careful planning. That’s why we need you, a seasoned network engineer who knows how to develop the exact network for various DoD Services and their needs. 


As a network engineer on our team, you’ll use your experience in network design and architecture and system interoperability, and support the end-to-end capability solution development, integration, testing and delivery as a network engineer with an Agile focus. You'll provide network, website, and application design, code and database development, utilize tools, provide stability and data and information assurance of various mission critical applications, perform network and system installation, version and configuration control, understand and utilize various languages, such as C+, Python, SQL, and Java, and apply knowledge and advanced technical skills to mature solutions in support of client capabilities development that align with acquisition planning, research, and analysis, network transport layers, multi-protocol label switching, gateway protocol, virtual routing, and forwarding to support the nation’s defense and respond to evolving adversaries. You’ll upgrade or develop enterprise-wide infrastructure, troubleshoot and resolve complex network issues, analyze current working infrastructures, and increase security, reliability, and availability for mission-critical network systems.  


Your knowledge of network protocols, equipment, emerging technology, and configurations will come in handy as you optimize client operations and modernization. Using your experience in cryptographic equipment, cryptography, key management, software and hardware firewalls, Cisco hardware, and cloud migration, you'll work with the DoD to incorporate programming languages, modelling languages, query languages, and transformation languages. You’ll review technical, environmental, and personnel details from SMEs and engineers to assess the entire common operating environment (COE) and serve as a trusted advisor to clients on mission-critical projects. Using your technical curiosity and knowledge of industry standards, you’ll make an impact on national security missions.  


Advance your career with us as we help goal of the program to provide an early warning capability that is key to warfighter decision making and situational awareness. 


Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have:

  • Experience building and testing applications for user needs and facilitating understanding via written and verbal methods

  • Experience with SQL, building and testing applications, and implementing solutions to optimize performance

  • Experience with designing frontend or backend architecture with clear and specific external integration standards and assurance processes

  • Experience with coding or programming frontend or backend architecture

  • Ability to write and review code or scripts and collaborate with web developers using C++, Java, Python, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, HTML, and C+

  • Ability to monitor overall network system performance or program functions to include developing and installing network infrastructure, configuration and equipment such as routers and switches, audit IP addresses, and investigate faults.

  • Ability to manipulate database queries, webpages, and web storage

  • Ability to travel OCONUS up to 25% of the time 

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS diploma or GED and 10+ years of experience with network design, system design, and coding or Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of experience with network design, system design, and coding

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with the latest Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) released by the DoD

  • Knowledge of systems of systems engineering principles, processes, methodologies, or best practices

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science preferred; Master's degree in Engineering or Computer Science a plus

  • Security+, Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), VMware Certified Associate (VCA), VMware Certified Professional (VCP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), and Azure Administrator Associate or higher Certification

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

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 develop 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 $93,300.00 to $212,000.00 (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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