Simulation Radar Software Engineer, Lead

The Challenge: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to architect a powerhouse system that will modernize our space situation awareness capability? As a seasoned back-end developer, you know that a good tool needs the right combination of clean code, APIs, analytics, and infrastructure to build a user-focused solution. You know how to apply your expertise to manage multiple workstreams and lead a team to implement a solution.   

In this role, you’ll directly impact our space capability by leading the team to design and develop the high fidelity simulation software critical to modeling system performance and supporting the test and evaluation of developed operational software and hardware. With mentoring, 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 architect systems to change our space capabilities for the better.  

Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have:

  • Experience with high fidelity simulation development using Java and C++

  • Experience with Agile processes

  • Experience with technical leadership of small teams

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Cloud development

  • Experience with development and use of simulations in conjunction with operational software

  • Experience with RF systems, Active Electronically Scanned Arrays (AESA), calibration, radar waveforms, Electronic Attack (EA), or Electronic Protection (EP)

  • Experience with radar waveforms, digital beamforming, adaptive processing or algorithm development

  • Top Secret clearance


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.


The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 140,000 to 165,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits

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 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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