Job Description

Location:
Chantilly,VA,US
Remote Work:
No
Job Number:
R0186846
Backend Developer

The Opportunity: 

The right interface can make a system easy to use, encourage early adoption, and save time and resources. We’re looking for you, a web developer who will use equal parts skill and vision to create an experience that delivers functionality and efficiency. Bring your passion for creating an amazing user experience to Booz Allen.  

This is an opportunity to meet challenges in National Security by collaborating with a development team to develop a complete end-to-end solution with user-centric design in a fast-paced, Agile environment. We’re looking for a developer with the advanced skills needed to build a system from vision to production-ready system. 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. On our team, you’ll help customers overcome their most difficult challenges using the latest architectural approaches. On our team, you’ll work with the development team to ensure accessibility for all users by developing a front end that functions across browsers, platforms, and devices while meeting accessibility and security requirements. With mentoring, positive code reviews, and opportunities to learn new tools and skills, we focus on growing as a team to make the best solutions for our customers. Work with us as we shape systems to change National Security for the better.  

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with software development 

  • Experience with languages, including Java, Python, Go, C++, and Node

  • Experience with frameworks, including Flask, Spring, and Express

  • Experience with Web API development, including REST architectural style

  • Knowledge of Agile methodology

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • HS diploma or GED

 Nice If You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with developing backend software 

  • 2+ years of experience with developing in a microservices architecture

  • Experience with JavaScript, CSS, DHTML, HTML, or XML

  • Experience with network security, including access and authorization for PKI and chain trusting

  • Experience with writing unit tests and E2E testing

  • Knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, Git, and GitLab

  • Knowledge of front-end users’ requirements 

  • Ability to investigate root causes and provide corrective actions

  • DoD 8570 Compliant Certification, including Security+ or CISSP

Clearance:

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.

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 build 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.  

Compensation

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 $54,000.00 to $123,000.00 (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. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

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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