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Job #: R-00004158
Location: Tucson, AZ
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Defense & Intelligence group of Leidos has a current opening for a Jr Software Engineer.

• The opportunity to design, develop, modify, and implement web services, data translation layers and custom user interfaces,
• Utilize problem solving skills to troubleshoot software and data problems,
• Perform systems integration,
• Consult with project team and end users to identify application requirements,
• Collaborate with Government and Contractor engineering and development teams,
• Provide hands-on support,
• Implement customer requirements,
• Research capabilities, unit test, build, and coordinate the conversion and/or integration of new products and major enhancements to existing products,
• Apply critical thinking skills to assist in the evaluation and recommendation of open-source and commercial software packages, application integration, and testing tools.

• Assist in the design and implementation of a large, cutting edge web application system development and integration effort.
• Rapidly code and test full-stack web application software. This involves the use of user stories, acceptance criteria and other system engineering artifacts to demonstrate that the developed software addresses the need.
• Assist in using sound software engineering and object oriented principles to ensure that developed code is maintainable, efficient, reliable, understandable, secure and fault tolerant.
• Apply knowledge of secure software development principles and techniques,
• Use software tools in cooperation with continuous integration and test automation while supporting software reuse and refactoring.
• Support the software configuration management process and understand software components and their interface requirements.
• The ideal candidate would be a self-starter, resourceful and reliable, work as a team member or independently, be able to contribute new perspectives and ideas, and proactively complete assigned activities on time.

• Bachelors' degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or similar discipline granted within 12 months.
• Knowledge of, exposure and/or experience working with software design patterns and Web Application Development.
• Knowledge of, exposure and/or experience using some of the following Programming Languages and tools: HTML5, Java, JavaScript, Python, SQL, XML.
• Familiarity with one or more of the following Development Tools: JDK, Oracle DBMS, Oracle WebLogic Server, SQLPlus, UML Design Tools.
• US Citizenship required per contract.

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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