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Job #: R-00099589
Location: Remote, US
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Clearance: Other Clearance
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a full-time telework Software Engineer position. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Defense Civilian HR Management System (DCHRMS) program. This program supports large HR data systems for our customer, the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC).

The role will support all sustainment activities for a .NET system running across multiple environments. This will include following a continuous software development life cycle and applying agile methodologies to quickly meet stakeholder needs. This will include daily scrums and weekly rhythms to facilitate fixes and information gathering as well as ongoing collaboration with other parts of DMDC. The role will be working on a small Leidos team with embedded DMDC employees and will regularly interface with a large number of external government stakeholders across the DMDC enterprise. Work will include application and database changes, code and unit testing, cyber remediations, audit support, technical inquiries, architectural exchanges, documentation updates, system triage, and ad hoc requests from users and DMDC. The candidate should expect a dynamic work environment with new priorities and processes each week. We want someone who already has the qualifications and expertise to support the team immediately. This position will report to the DCHRMS Application Support Manager.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance of .NET applications and SQL Server databases

  • Ensure uninterrupted day-to-day operations

  • Perform cybersecurity remediation and bug fixes for the application and underlying software

  • Perform analysis of software requirements

  • Support the full software development lifecycle

  • Support upgrades, patches, and migrations

  • Troubleshooting operational and development issues

  • Create and update required documentation

  • Manage code, database, script, and documentation baselines

  • Collaborate regularly with teammates, management, and customers

  • Recommend and follow best practices

  • Triage support for operational issues

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree with 2 years of prior relevant experience or Masters degree

  • Active investigation (Tier 5) in order to be adjudicated to the IT-I level Position of Trust

  • Active Security+ certification

  • Proficiency with .NET Framework, VB.NET, C#, SQL Server, and JavaScript

  • Familiar with MVC, Entity Management Framework, Razor pages, jQuery, and other JavaScript libraries

  • Familiar with secure coding best practices

  • Familiar with Dev tools like Jira and GitLab

  • Willing to work occasional nights and weekends

  • Ability to ramp up quickly on a new system

  • Good communication and collaboration skills

  • Demonstrated responsiveness and patience when working with stakeholders

  • Excellent multitasking ability

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous knowledge of the Federal Wage System (FWS) and associated processes

  • Previous experience supporting the Wage and Salary Division (WSD)

  • Previous experience supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies

  • Familiarity with cloud-based technologies like Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, AWS, etc.

  • Familiarity with Oracle SQL or similar database languages

  • Familiarity Agile scrum development processes and tools

  • Familiarity with full-stack development processes and tools

  • Familiarity with DevSecOps processes and tools

Pay Range:

Pay Range $63,050.00 - $97,000.00 - $130,950.00

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.


About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023.  For more information, visit

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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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