Leidos has job opening for a Junior Software Engineer in Morgantown, WV.
We are seeking a talented Junior Software Engineer to join our center of excellence to help build, and enhance highly available, scalable, real time systems used by our customers worldwide. At Leidos we offer engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth. The engineer will have the opportunity to work with deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing and will be able to exercise judgment in determining and recommending the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints. The engineer will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer facing, fast paced, agile environment.
Come put your software engineering skills into action! The Leidos Defense Group has openings for talented Software Engineers to come work in our state of the art facility in Morgantown, WV. The responsibilities for this position include all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and automated testing within an Agile and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery model. In this role, you will join a dynamic team that is singularly focused on providing world class solutions to our customers in an exciting, collaborative, and inclusive environment. You will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer-facing, fast-paced, and fun environment.
-Design, develop, troubleshoot, and debug mission critical software source code using modern software development languages and tools, such as java.
-Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters.
-Use Jira, Confluence, Nexus, Stash-Git/Subversion development operations, collaboration and source control tools.
-Support creation and updating of all relevant documentation and specifications for design, development and testing.
-Identify potential roadblocks and develop around them.
-Plan and estimate development tasks and work to improve performance metrics.
-Develop maintainable code that matches specification.
-Perform unit testing of code, including manipulation of data for analysis of system requirements.
-Own the delivery of an small parts of a system or application.
-Work closely with other senior engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.
-Build software solutions where the solution is not always well defined but always considers the customer first.
-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and less than 2 years of combined experience, education, internships, course work and relevant system background.
-Solid experience with Java/C++ and object oriented programming (applicants will be tested).
-Solid understanding of software development process fundamentals.
-Strong, self-motivated desire to learn new programming languages, tools, frameworks, and techniques.
-Must be able to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.
-US Citizenship is required for this position.
-Familiarity with web application technologies, such as Apache Tomcat, JBoss, etc.
-Knowledge of a version control system (e.g., Git).
-Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.
-Familiarity with multiple operating systems (Mac OSX, Windows, LINUX, etc.).
-Familiarity with at least one Relational Database Management System (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.).
-Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint).
-Familiarity with NoSql databases (Apache Accumulo, MongoDB, etc.).
-Active DoD security clearance.