Software Developer, Lead

The Challenge: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop software, but to support day-to-day operations focused on building a next generation appeals management process for the Department of Veterans Affairs? 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 skills needed to build cutting-edge solutions from vision to production-ready systems.  

This role is more than just coding. We need an experienced full-stack developer who will use their passion to guide a development team to learn new tools and techniques, identify and implement system improvements, and mentor teammates. Using Agile methodologies, modern languages and frameworks, cloud technologies, and microservice-based approaches, you'll work with the development team to build innovative, complex systems. 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 appeals management for veterans.


Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with back-end technologies, including Java, Go, Node.JS, Python, or Ruby, and front-end technologies, including React, Angular, or Vue.js

  • Experience with Caseflow application or Department of Veterans Affairs appeals process

  • Experience with Linux, Shell scripting, Python or Bash scripting, and RESTful APIs

  • Experience with working in a cloud environment, including AWS, GCP, or Azure

  • Experience in working with a relational database or NoSQL database

  • Experience in working with software version control systems, including Git or SVN

  • Experience with application design and development, back-end database architectures, relational or cloud-based, and full life cycle software development

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS Diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with SDLCs, including Agile and Scrum software development methodologies

  • Experience with creating DevOps processes, including CI/CD pipelines

  • Ability to write unit and system tests

  • Ability to work through difficult technical software problems

  • Ability to communicate technical information both verbally and in writing

  • Bachelor's degree 


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

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.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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