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Job #: R-00008736
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
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: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for a Sr. Python Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD.
Program Summary
This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.

Job Summary

This position requires a senior software engineer providing full system and software life-cycle support for incremental software functionality. In this role, the software engineer will be working the full development stack - Javascript for the front end, Python for the middle-tier and multiple databases for the backend - Postgres, ElasticSearch or Influx. We are seeking a software engineer that is self-motivated, enjoys working directly with the customer and with the end-users and values high quality software.

Basic Qualifications

TS/SCI with polygraph

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related technical field

8 or more years related experience

Minimum of 7 years with software development lifecycle experience; BS degree or related engineer/technology degree may count toward experience
Strong Python experience
Experience with full stack development (GUI through to the database)
Experience with Docker
Experience with Flask
Experience with PostgresSQL
Strong LINUX skills
Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years' experience with designing, coding, testing, and debugging software to run under either Microsoft Windows (XP or later) or UNIX (Solaris 8 or later, Redhat LINUX) Operating System.
Strong work ethic and focused developer with high productivity.
Needs to be able to quickly learn new technologies.
Preferred Qualifications
Angular JS
Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence concepts

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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