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Job #: R-00007686
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: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Software Developer with experience using Java/Java Script in a Linux environment and supporting our Point Loma/San Diego, CA location. In this vital position, you will work with new technologies in a large team supporting advanced intelligence capabilities . You must have an active TS/SCI clearance for this position.

Joining our team, you will be assisting the Battlespace Awareness and Information domain, working with other developers to support frontline warfighters. Using new technologies like Amazon Web Services, you will develop and design new web applications in JavaScript and HTML 5 in a Linux environment. The team currently uses the SCRUM methodology of development to meet their customer's needs on a two week sprint cycle. During those sprints, you will regularly engage in the following activities:
  • Write and maintain web applications in JavaScript, HTML5, and web-services primarily in Java in a Linux environment.
  • Apply frameworks involved in a software release.
  • Lead parts of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing.
  • Help recommend the best designs to the customer based on their needs and resources.
  • Complete software tasks within a two week sprint based on your estimates.
  • Work closely with other engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.
  • Document, manage configuration, test, and debug software products
  • Communicate status/progress the technical project and Navy government leads.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field and 4-8 years of software engineering experience
  • Position requires US citizenship and an active TS/SCI DoD security clearance
  • Must be proficient using at least one high-level programming language (Java is ideal, others are welcome)
  • Must be proficient with JavaScript. Proficiency with other basic web technologies is a plus
  • Experience developing web-clients to RESTful web-services.
  • Must be Proficient with web application technologies (e.g., JBoss, Apache Tomcat, etc.)
  • Knowledge of creating reusable solutions to common problems or issues
  • Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.
  • Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git)
  • Experience working in government/defense labs and their computing restrictions.
  • Experience developing in Linux in a virtualized environment

Desirable Qualifications:
  • Proficiency with multiple operating systems (Linux, Windows, MacOSX)
  • Geospatial-based application development and web-portal frameworks such as Ozone Widget Framework highly desirable
  • Proficiency with HTML-5 and CSS
  • Proficiency with dynamic web-application development component libraries such as AngularJS, jquery, and node.js
  • Proficiency with a Relational Database Management System (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.)
  • Proficiency with MS Office Products (i.e., Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint)
  • Experience with an issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira)
  • Experience with continuous integration environments (e.g., Jenkins)

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 .

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 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 .

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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