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Job #: R-00005264
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

The Health Solutions Business Unit is seeking a full-time Software Engineer to work at the Defense Health Agency/Department of Defense (DoD) HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP) in San Diego, CA.

This individual will help design, develop and maintain DHAPP's database software applications, one that helps the Operations team track and maintain financial data and another that helps the Strategic Information team collect health services data from around the world. The work includes but is not limited to interviewing users to obtain requirements, evaluating, advising, planning, creating, monitoring and maintaining the applications through their life cycles.

With guidance from a senior software engineer, this developer will meet with Operations team members to gather user stories for the financial application and assist in documenting programming tasks. The software engineer will write application code using the Microsoft suite of software, including C#, Awesome controls, ASP.Net, SQL Server, and related third-party tools: HTML, Javascript, jQuery and Bootstrap.


1. Education: Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical field from an accredited college or university.

2. Prior Work Experience: Two to five years of software development experience in .NET and C# in a Microsoft development environment (Visual Studio and TFS). Subject matter expertise in Microsoft suite of software and related third-party tools such as Javascript, HTML, jQuery, Bootstrap, MVC is required. Expertise in cloud-based computing applications is preferred.

3. Strong experience with relational databases, especially SQL Server, API design and development. Solid knowledge about stored procedures, views, joins, inserts, updates and delete processes in SQL. Demonstrated successful track record in developing software is required.

3. English Proficiency: Written and oral proficiency in English is required. Outstanding written and oral communication skills are required, and a background that includes working on in an Agile team environment. The incumbent must be able to communicate effectively and accurately with all team members, USG, NGO, government officials and remote team members. The individual is required to be capable of preparing documentation and progress reports. Correspondences and documents are to be prepared in a professional and competent manner.

4. Prior work with a USG Agency or the military is preferred.

5. Travel: This position involves minimal travel, but the incumbent may be requested to travel domestically and/or internationally.

6. Citizenship: Due to Federal contract regulations, US citizenship (no dual US citizenship) and the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance is required.

The Software Engineer will work under the direction of DHAPP leadership, Leidos management and a Senior Software Engineer.

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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