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Job #: R-00009659
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

If you are a cleared, entry-level developer interested in working in a rewarding environment, we would like to meet with you. We are seeking Software Developers to join our team supporting our CECOM Software Engineer Center in Aberdeen, MD. We look to hire driven and talented individuals, so relocation assistance is available. This position requires US citizenship and an active Secret DoD security clearance.

Job Summary:

We assist a worldwide customer base by providing critical Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) and Post Production Software Support (PPSS) which includes Command & Control, Communications - Tactical (C3T) and other Army Mission Command (MC) systems to ensure superiority in the air, land, and maritime domains. We provide support in all stages of the system life cycle for all assigned MC systems including:
  • Support to Software Change Requests (SCRs) and Software Problem Reports (SPRs)
  • Software maintenance and emergency releases
  • Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) releases in support of the Program Executive Office Command (PEO) C3T and Program Manager MC.


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Assist to design, develop, and maintain software for a variety of engineering applications.
  • Work with analysts to understand their analytic or interface requirements.
  • Support the engineering team to develop tools and interfaces
  • Design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software applications.
  • Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements.
  • Have hands-on involvement to design embedded systems software.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Must possess an active Secret clearance with ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance. Candidate without clearance will not be considered.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or applicable engineering discipline; 3 years of additional related experience may be substituted for the degree.
  • 2-4 years functional experience with C, C++, SQL, and Linux OS
  • Knowledge with DoD/Army plans, policies, standards, and methods aimed at the acquisition and support of software and computer resources for Army systems.
  • Understanding and experience in the complete life-cycle of the software in military systems
  • Willing to travel up to 10% CONUS to support operational requirements


Desirable Qualifications:
  • Experience with the Force XXI Battle Command, Brigade and Below (FBCB2), Joint Capability Release (JCR), Joint Battle Command-Platform (JBC-P) and/or CPOF is preferred with understanding of the Network Operations Center (NOC), Lower TI, SEC lab architecture, IAVAM and PPSS processes.


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 www.Leidos.com .

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 Leidos.com 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 spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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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