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Job #: R-00005563
Location: Alexandria, VA
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

If you're looking for meaningful work, this job with Leidos could be the place for you. The Test and Training Enabling Architecture (TENA) program at Leidos is looking to add a senior level C++ developer to develop real time applications controlling instrumentation at DoD test ranges. This will enable test reuse for multiple branches of the United States military, ensuring faster, less expensive development for a safer tomorrow. This position is located in Alexandria, VA and you must be able to obtain a Secret level clearance to be considered for this position.

Primary Responsibilities:
Create tools that work to reduce human error and improve testing with a team that is 20 people strong. For example, you might develop a range instrumentation assignment tool that work with the middleware and automate the configuration of range test assets. To develop these kinds of tools, you will do the following on a regular basis:

Design, develop, test and deploy soft real time programs to monitor and control instrumentation used at DoD test and training ranges

Code and debug C++ applications

Write and present requirements, design and user support documentation

Test software according to test plans for functionality and usability

Work with end users to collect feedback on existing tools and share that feedback with the team


Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university and 8+ years' experience in C++ development of multi-threaded distributed applications. Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.

Must be able to obtain a Secret clearance

Desired Skills:

Experience with Python

Experience writing Qt for development of GUIs

External Referral Eligible

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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