Leidos has an exciting opportunity in beautiful Radford, VA for a Systems Engineer to ensure that websites are available to the desired audience with appropriate links and security.
Security Clearance: DOD Secret (Fully Adjudicated) as a minimum
Required Certifications: CompTIA Security+
Education: Bachelors and 12 or Masters and 10
Administers various backend services for external customers (e.g. WebDAV, SVN, customer accounts, etc...)
Development responsibilities including performing code reviews and working with version control and Change management systems to release customer code to production.
Systems Administration responsibilities including maintaining web and database server environments, and working with web developers to secure, optimize, and test hosting configurations and troubleshooting performance issues.
Responds to security incident reports and conducts vulnerability scanning of both static code and active websites.
Administers customers' Akamai properties and interfaces with Akamai technicians.
Provides on-call support and occasional travel to customer sites.
Up-to-date knowledge and strong experience with PHP, related frameworks (e.g. Laravel, Lumen, etc...), and Content Management Systems (e.g. Expression Engine or Drupal)
Strong experience working with Linux.
Strong experience with MySQL
Automation experience using BASH, PHP, Ruby, or Python
Version control experience with SVN and GIT
Experience with code integration and improving security of 3rd party APIs (e.g. Facebook, Twitter)
Experience setting up and customizing a local web development environment
Self-supportive debugging and problem-solving skills including cross- browser and OS compatibility
The ability to assist in gathering requirements and project specifications, when required
Communication skills to relay project status with the team and managers and produce deliverables
Experience with security vulnerability scanning and penetration testing of websites manually and using automated tools (e.g. Fortify, Burp Suite, Skipfish)
Experience working in a government environment
Experience with W3C Web Standards and knowledge of 508c compliance
Pay Range:Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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