Job Description

Fort Meade,MD,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
Test Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

How do we know if the critical systems we develop for our clients will stand up to real world use? How can we be sure the tools we design can integrate seamlessly into existing environments? When you build some of the most important systems in the world, you can’t leave anything to chance. That’s why we need you, an automated test engineer who can learn how to test, interpret, and improve to make sure our systems will solve real problems in the real world.

As a test engineer on our team, you’ll help software engineers analyze the creation of processes and experiments to test the functionality and performance of mission critical systems. Throughout development, you’ll ensure the highest quality software. You will be part of team that solves problems with complete end-to-end solutions in a fast-paced, Agile environment. You will develop and execute software test plans to identify software problems and their causes. Using full life cycle development following Agile methodology, you’ll work with developers, other technical team members, and users to build, test, and deliver systems to change government business and missions for the better. Join us as we develop software solutions to secure our intelligence community's systems.

You Have:

  • Experience using the Linux CLI
  • Experience writing scripts using Bash and Python
  • Experience developing test plans and test suites for UI and visualization software solutions
  • Experience automating testing procedures
  • Experience writing clear, concise, and comprehensive bug reports and test cases
  • Experience with CI/CD principles, methodologies, and tools such as GitLab CI, and UI Testing tools such as Parasoft Selenic, Katalon, Selenium, mabi, TestIM, Functionize, Perfecto, TestCraft, Squish, and AutonomIQ
  • Experience testing APIs using tools such as Postman
  • Knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of experience with test engineering, or 9+ years of experience with test engineering in lieu of a degree


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.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have access to:

  • experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical 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, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.


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 $73,100.00 to $166,000.00 (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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