At Leidos, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. Learn more about the values and culture that are the foundations of our business. Our mission is to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, engineering, and science. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.
Take your career to the next level! The Leidos Software Factory has openings for a talented Software Engineers to join our Charlottesville, VA location. You will be engaged in all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and automated testing within an Agile and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery model. You will be a part of a dynamic team that is singularly focused on providing world class solutions to our customers in an exciting, collaborative, and inclusive atmosphere. You will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer-facing, fast-paced, and fun environment.
As a lead engineer in the Software Factory, you will architect, design, build, and enhance highly available and scalable systems used by customers worldwide. You will direct major deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing. Additionally, you will determine and recommend the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints.
Ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance is required.
What Does Leidos Need From Me?
Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 8-12 years of software engineering experience.
Hands-on expertise with Java/C++ , Angular and object oriented programming.
Demonstrated proficiency with web application technologies and deployment environments, including Docker, Kafka, and Kubernetes
Experience architecting, developing, and delivering complex software systems into production
Strong understanding of modern software design patterns and coding standards
Experience leading multi-disciplined technical project teams and setting the technical direction
Working knowledge of Agile development and continuous integration and continuous delivery methodologies and tools
Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git)
Experience with an issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira)
Proficiency with multiple operating systems (Mac OSX, Windows, Linux, etc.)
Interest and ability to learn new programming languages, tools, frameworks, and techniques.
Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.
What You Will Be Doing?
Help build, manage and mentor multi-disciplined teams executing Agile and DevSecOps processes using best-of-breed tools
Cultivate a culture of innovation and promote collaboration across teams and projects
Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and continuously improve our software deliverables
Manage project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
Hands-on experience with Agile management tools such as Jira, Bitbucket, GitLab, Confluence
Hands-on experience with continuous integration and delivery tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube, JUnit, Cucumber, Selenium, JMeter
Active DoD security clearance.
Pay Range:Pay Range $97,500.00 - $150,000.00 - $202,500.00
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 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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Commitment to Diversity
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.