Software Engineer, Senior in Aberdeen, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023980

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Software Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in the defense industry? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape US Army R&D systems by leading software development and systems administration efforts. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like C++ and C++14. Grow your skills by merging UNIX or Linux administration and POSIX environments to create mission-ready system solutions. Join our team and create the future of Army systems.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech 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, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts 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:

-Experience with using testing frameworks, including Cgreen, CppUnit, and GTest

-Experience with using debugging tools, including GDB and DDD

-Experience with using build tools, including CMake

-Experience with configuring endpoints and networking equipment, including VLANs, firewalls, and routing

-Experience with using network diagnostic tools, including Wireshark, tcpdump, and netcat

-Experience with working in a POSIX environment, including AIX, HP-UX, macOS, and Solaris

-Knowledge of systems administrative tools , including shell scripting, automation tools, such as puppet and expect and common system commands

-Knowledge of C, including C99 or C++, including C++11 or C++14 and memory management, code optimization, and threading concepts

-Secret clearance required

-BA or BS degree in Computer Engineering, Information Systems, or EE

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with using advanced testing tools, including PurifyPlus, insure++, and valgrind

-Experience with configuring and using continuous integration tools, including Jenkins and Hudson

-Knowledge of Web development technologies, including HTML5, JavaScript (ES6), CSS3, and Nginx

-Knowledge of network protocols, including TCP, UDP, ICMP, and SNMP

-Knowledge of high performance computing

-Knowledge of CUDA and OpenGL

-Cisco Certification, including CCNA, CCNP, or CCIE


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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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