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Job #: R-00005468
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Job Description

The Defense and Intelligence group at Leidos has a career opening for a Sr. React Web Developer in Fort Meade, MD. *This position will primarily be a telecommuting position, but will need to be in driving distance to Fort Meade, MD.

POSITION SUMMARY
This Software developer will support, upgrade and make enhancements to the DISA Storefront application (DSF) within the Kinetic Data Core Edition platform. They will also provide recommendations for our React app based on industry-best practices.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Experience with the React framework and some variation of additional tools (Node, Yarn, Webpack for building and package management, Redux for state management, and Recompose)
  • Analyze the usage of different open-source components in our React framework for best-fit with our customer requirements
  • Applying government and industry security into the React portion of our web-application
  • Coding/configuring software applications based on detailed wireframes and requirements.
  • Testing the application for usability and functionality.
  • Creating Unit Tests.
  • Writing automated UI tests.
  • Participating in code reviews.
  • Working with the Systems Engineers as well as testers to assure the application is meeting the requirements.
  • Work in a fast paced software development environment to meet schedule milestones.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • A BS degree and 12-15 years of experience building complex web applications; 7+ years of experience developing single page applications; 3+ years of current experience developing in React.js and Redux. Prior to that some experience in Angular or Backbone or Knockout or Ember.
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • 7+ years of experience coding in JavaScript, HTML, CSS; 7+ years of experience interfacing with Rest API's, JSON, XML
  • Strong communication skills that enable proactive and effective collaboration with a virtual team.
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of Software Engineering field working under limited supervision.
  • Currently possess an active 8570 IAT II Certification.
  • Currently possess an active DoD Secret security clearance.


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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

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 .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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.

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