Full Stack Software Engineer, Lead

The Opportunity:

As a lead software engineer on our team, you’ll design, develop, build, and deploy secure, cloud-based infrastructure as code solutions and applications to support mission-critical operations. You’ll guide the team to research and develop software recommendations through leadership and mentoring.

Your software engineering technical expertise will be vital as you work with our customers to use the latest cloud technologies to improve their capabilities. You’ll be able to leverage your DevSecOps skills and knowledge of platform technologies, such as Kubernetes while migrating critical systems to secure cloud environments. As a technical leader, you’ll identify and lead the design and development of new cloud-based software solutions to help our customers meet their evolving needs.

Join our team, as we transform DoD with modern software solutions and cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with engineering and building software solutions using Golang, developing and maintaining APIs, and building software releases
  • Experience with designing and automating the provisioning of cloud resources and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) with tools, including Terraform, Vault, and Secrets Manager, and with Platform as a Service (PaaS) technologies, including Kubernetes
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), command-line interfaces, including Bash, GitLab, YAML, and Microsoft Windows
  • Knowledge of network technologies, including DNS, Load Balancing, and SSL
  • Top Secret clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with the Atlassian tool suite, including Jira and Confluence
  • Experience with Agile development techniques and ceremonies
  • Knowledge of DevSecOps
  • Ability to adapt to evolving requirements and deliver to project deadlines
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills


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

Create 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 Engineering & Science 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to 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.


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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