Job Description

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Software Engineer, Lead

The Opportunity: 

As a software engineer, you know that good software is more than just developing new features and writing unit tests. You need the right combination of clean code, APIs, analytics, and infrastructure to develop a user focused solution. We’re looking for a software engineer who takes pride in their craft of developing well architected and effective software. 

As a Software Engineer at Booz Allen, you will support the design, development, and continuous engineering of an Enterprise Data Platform that enables application and AI and ML development activities. You will design and deploy a Developer Portal that facilitates onboarding of data engineers, allowing them to discover existing data sources, and provision, develop, and monitor new data pipelines and products, including visualizations and reports. You will build test automation to validate new features within the Enterprise Platform prior to roll out to end users, and support deployment of bug fixes and security patches. You will ensure new features and functionality align to stakeholder expectations. In a fast-paced, agile environment, you will leverage principles of modern software development across design, development, testing, and integration of new capabilities into the platform.  

Empower change with us.

You Have:  

  • 5+ years of experience with designing, modifying, developing, writing, and implementing software programming applications using Agile methods 

  • 5+ years of experience with programming languages, including Golang, Python, and Rust

  • Experience with JavaScript and TypeScript development, including Node.js, React, Material UI, and Express 

  • Experience in integrating with existing codebases and applications, publishing and maintaining plugins or extensions of software development tools, including Atlassian products, GitLab, and Jenkins 

  • Experience with developing production-ready solutions designed to scale across domains, including provisioning and customizing role-based access control and attribute-based access control 

  • Knowledge of Software Factories and CI/CD at scale, including Backstage Software Catalog and GitLab Auto DevOps 

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance  

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with administration of CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins or GitHub actions 

  • Experience with big data platform development and analytics 

  • Secret clearance  

  • Master’s degree  


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 $106,200.00 to $242,000.00 (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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