Software Engineer

The Challenge: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to serve as the lead to modernize a client critical mission system? You'll have the chance to contribute to transitioning mission data flows from legacy systems to a modernized data flow architecture, defining technical and process improvements to achieve improved mission performance and compliance and defining improved decision logic and rule sets applied to data flow management.

Work as part of an Agile team directly supporting an IC core mission. You’ll interact directly with customers to understand their needs to develop protocol processing solutions that support analysts in target tracking and analysis and report writing. You’ll also help the client continue to modernize their software development practices and tools.

Empower change with us.

You Have: 

  • Experience with C++ and multi-threaded programming
  • Experience in Network Information Service and UNIX/LINUX operating systems, including RedHat or CentOs
  • Experience with developing and implementing system configuration scripts in Python, ksh, csh, Bourne, and Bash
  • Experience with modern communications technology applications and advancements
  • Experience with modern SIGINT data formats
  • Experience with development, integration, system, and unit testing
  • Knowledge of programming with XML or JSON
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented methodologies
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • Bachelor's degree or 4+ years of experience with software engineering in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with software engineering methods, real-time systems, and signals analysis
  • Possession of excellent customer relationship skills, including that of managing requirements for feature requests

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.

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

  • Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.
  • Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.
  • Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.
  • Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.
  • Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

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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