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Job #: R-00001378
Location: Lanham, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions.

We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world. When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

Leidos is looking for a Business Application Programmer in Lanham, MD. Responsibilities include:
- Plans, conducts, and coordinates programming application activities.
- Writes business applications computer software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to business problems or questions.
- Develops statements of problems, designs systems and programs, and writes programs in computer language for solution by means of data processing equipment.
- Applies knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in business applications, information processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software.
- Corrects program errors, prepares operating instructions, compiles documentation of program development, and analyzes system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls.
- Serves as resource for cost saving and/or cost avoidance efforts in Operations by leading, documenting, and submitting event(s) to Quality Assurance.
- Serves asresource for activities/projects within Operations.
- Assumes overall responsibility for the successful planning, execution, monitoring, control and closure of a Project/Activity.
- Responsible for executing tasks and producing deliverables as outlined in the Project/Activity Plan.
- Develop Windows desktop images (Windows7 and Windows10) for production.
- Additional responsibilities include custom coding, scheduling, and technical writing.

Candidate should have the following skills:
• Five or more years' experience in PowerShell script writing
• Five or more years' experience in packaging MSI
• Seven or more years' experience in the Information Technology field
• Seven or more years' experience in troubleshooting Microsoft Office products
• Seven or more years' experience in troubleshooting problems with Windows based desktops and notebooks
• mid-level programming skills in any one of - Java, C++, or C#,
• knowledge / hands on experience with Windows Operating systems Windows 7 &10 preferred, (
• willing to adapt to challenging situations and resolve technical issues.
• Work ethic & willingness to learn, team work skills.

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Public Trust


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Software Development


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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