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Job #: TR-660304
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an Embedded Systems Software Engineer to work in Washington, DC. The Software Engineer candidate will design and develop robotics and embedded systems software for space-based programs being developed at the Naval Research Laboratory located in Washington, D.C. The candidate will apply advanced embedded systems engineering and robotics expertise to a set of complex problems. Activities may include requirements analysis, interface definition and implementation, test support, creating engineering artifacts, attending high-visibility customer engagement meetings, etc.

External Referral Eligible
Position requires a Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of experience or a Master's Degree with less than 2 years of experience. Additional experience can be considered in lieu of a degree.
- Design, develop, implement, and test embedded software in support of various spacecraft payloads being developed, including GNC and robotic systems- Support all phases of the software development life cycle including: requirements analysis; design; implementation; test; and on-orbit operations- Define and implement the software/hardware interfaces, bus-to-payload interfaces, and space-to-ground interfaces.- Implement embedded software using C/C++- Support all levels of flight software testing including Unit Testing, Integration & Testing, and Flight Software Qualification Testing.- Support mission operations planning, ground control and on-orbit operations- Work in a small-team environment that includes a variety of engineering disciplines (e.g., Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal, and Software)

This position requires an active SECRET clearance to start.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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