Senior Software Assurance Test Engineer


On Site
USD 84,600.00 - 193,000.00 per year
Full Time


User experience
Software development
Test plans
Test cases
User stories
Software testing
Performance testing
Embedded software
Software engineering
Programming languages
Computer science
Leadership development
Professional development
Cyber security
Security clearance
Computer networking
Value engineering

Job Details

Job Number: R0190907

Software Assurance Test Engineer, Senior
The Opportunity:

When a user tries new software, they expect it to be intuitive and run smoothly. Functionality, reliability, and user experience are key to successful software development-and that means rigorous testing. That's why we need you, an experienced test engineer who knows how to thoroughly test software and work with developers to make sure our team releases the best software possible.

As a test engineer on our team, you'll use your experience to work with engineers and cyber professionals to evaluate software developed for the Navy. You'll create a test plan with test cases based on user stories. Using software testing tools to streamline the software assurance process, you'll generate data and implement the test cases to observe how the software performs, then document the results and communicate defects to the development team so they can implement improvements.

You'll automate continuous security and performance testing and monitor the health of client-generated source code using tools such as CodePeer, Coverity, and Code Dx. You'll also broaden your experience in embedded software and code analysis and gain skills in new areas such as cybersecurity and secure coding practices while sharing your testing experience with your team.

Work with us as we develop software solutions to secure mission-critical software for the Navy.

Join us. The world can't wait.

You Have:
  • 5+ years of experience with software engineering, including software assurance and code analysis
  • Experience with code analysis tools, such as Coverity, Klocwork, Code Dx
  • Experience applying secure coding practices
  • Experience in the Ada programming language
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Secret clearance
  • Ability to obtain a DoD 8140-compliant Certification or CompTIA Security+ Certification within 60 days of hire

Nice If You Have:
  • Experience in programming languages, including C, C++, Java, or Python
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or Physics


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.

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us-that's why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs , tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen's culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you'll build your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we'll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life-at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we've compiled a list of resources so you'll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


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 $84,600.00 to $193,000.00 (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. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

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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