Software Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to build a powerhouse system that will secure a government industry? You know a good system is more than just a nice looking interface + data. You know you need the right combination of clean code, APIs, analytics, and infrastructure to build a user-focused solution.

As a back end developer on our team, you’ll learn how to help customers overcome their most difficult challenges using the latest architectural approaches like domain-driven design. You’ll also have the opportunity to use open source frameworks and tools like Linux. As part of our development team, you’ll help create a custom system with consistent performance and scalability. You’ll directly impact a government industry by securing the sites. With mentoring, positive 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. Join us as we build systems to change a government industry for the better.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • 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? 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.

You Have:

-Experience with Java or C++

-Experience with object-oriented programming

-Active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree and 3 years of experience with engineering or development or 7 years of experience with engineering in lieu of a Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with HTML, CSS, Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP), and Elgg Content Management System

-Experience with JavaScript, JQuery, EXT JS, or any other JavaScript framework

-Experience with one or more PHP development frameworks, including CakePHP, Laravel, and Zend

-Experience with SQL databases, including MySQL

-Experience with Elasticsearch or Kibana

-Experience with DevOps techniques and tools, including continuous integration and deployment

-Experience with translating analytic needs into functional code

-Experience with working in an Agile environment

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.

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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