Software Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in the Space industry? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a leader in software engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape future space system acquisitions by leading the development for automating space-based battle management through command and control, tasking, mission processing, and dissemination to support time-sensitive kill chain closure at campaign scales. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like MBSE. Join our team and create the future of Space Systems in the Department of Defense.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with containerization and developing and deploying software applications as microservices

  • Knowledge of space-based development challenges, including memory scrubbing, driver development, and secure boot

  • Ability to develop for both ARM and x86 hardware platforms

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Agile software development processes and tools, including Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and GitLab

  • Experience with DevOps or DevSecOps pipelines

  • Knowledge of containerization and technologies, including Kubernetes

  • TS/SCI 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.

Build 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.

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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