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Job #: R-00001314
Category: Intern Technical
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

This position is for a Software Development Intern on the ESA IV program. ESA IV is an IT applications and infrastructure services program supporting several customers within the Department of Justice (DOJ), including the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). The program provides a wide range of IT services, including software application development and support, data center operations and maintenance, service desk, deskside support, Windows workstation engineering and maintenance, managed print services, Active Directory services, and video conferencing.

In this position you will provide software development and maintenance support for one or more software applications used on the program; this may include a variety of technologies and platforms, including Java, JavaScript, Sharepoint and .NET. Supported applications run on both on-premise and cloud platforms, and comprise a mix of custom-developed applications and customized Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) products.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain software applications using Agile software development techniques
  • Support development and analysis of customer business needs and requirements, working with other team members, business process owners, customers, users and constituents
  • Perform application testing
  • Create and maintain application documentation
  • Collaborate with members of project teams to ensure successful, technically sound projects which are completed on time and on budget

Basic Qualifications
  • Software development skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good teamwork skills


Candidates must be enrolled in a degree program in a relevant discipline. Candidate must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance therefore US Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge and/or experience in one or more of the following technologies:
    • Java Development (JDK 1.7, 1.8, or higher)
    • J2EE Technologies
    • JavaScript frameworks; Node / Angular / Express
  • Agile development experience
  • Cloud development experience; AWS Technologies (API Gateway, S3, Lamba, etc.)
  • Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift
  • GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus Repository, CloudFormation
  • Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • Microsoft SQL Server or higher, noSQL, Relational SQL
  • JBoss Middleware
  • Apache Web Server
  • HTML, CSS & Webservices
  • RedHat Linux
  • Sharepoint
  • .NET
  • ITSM or ServiceNow
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Mobile application development
  • Testing knowledge or experience, including automated testing
  • Experience establishing goals and meeting project plan objectives

Customer interface experience

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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