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Software Engineer in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/20/2019

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Job Number: R0051348

Software Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop software, but to build a system that will impact critical client mission operations?  As a full-stack developer, you can solve a problem with a complete end-to-end solution in a fast-paced, agile environment. We’re looking for a developer with the advanced skills needed to build complex, diverse capabilities from vision to production-ready systems.

This role is more than just coding. We need a full-stack developer who will use their passion to learn new tools and techniques, identify and implement system improvements, and mentor teammates. Using C++, Java, and Python in a UNIX and Linux OS environment, you’ll build signal processing software components and analytics. You’ll analyze the needs and the environment to make sure the solution you’re developing considers the current architecture and operating environment, as well as future functionality and enhancements. Join us as we build systems to change the client’s signal processing mission capabilities for the better.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

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

  • 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? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite 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.

You Have:

-10 years of experience with C++ and multi-threaded programming

-6 years of experience with the Network Information Service and UNIX and Linux operating systems, including RedHat and CentOs

-6 years of experience with one or more database languages, including MySQL, MongoDB, and Redis

-6 years of experience with developing and implementing system configuration scripts in Python, Perl, Java, ksh, csh, Bourne, or Bash

-6 years of experience with modern communications technology applications and advancements

-Experience with modern signals intelligence (SIGINT) data formats

-Experience with programming in XML and JSON

-Experience with development, integration, system, and unit testing and object-oriented methodologies

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph required

-BA or BS degree and 20 years of experience as a software engineer or 24 years of experience with software engineering in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with software engineering methods, real-time systems, and signals analysis

-Experience with using XML, JSON, MongoDB and Web Services in a Linux environment

-Experience in working with event driven procession and data streaming

-Experience with related PROFORMA signals or designs

-Experience with using Subversion or similar software configuration management tools

-Experience with applying robust software configuration management procedures to the software development life cycle

-Experience with GUI programming and assistive technologies, Atlassian Confluence, TLS, PKI, and UNIX administration

-Knowledge of SIGINT data flows and related mission systems

-Knowledge of telecommunications signals and working with legacy SIGINT data formats

-Knowledge of Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)


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.

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