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Job #: R-00010121
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Software Engineering
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 National Solutions Ops under Defense and Intelligence Sector of Leidos has a career opportunity Software Engineer with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance.
The successful candidate will be a member of a high performing software Operations & Maintenance (O&M) team supporting a mission critical system for a DoD/IC customer in the Reston, VA area. The team is looking to train a new team member to become an expert in the all aspects of the system.

Primary Responsibilities

Position has two primary responsibilities:
1) provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) support for mission critical application running in 24x7 operational environments, and
2) provide software development support to web based application.
  • The candidate will be expected to provide support at customer site three days a week, or as needed.
  • Onsite duties will include maintaining optimal operational status in C2S (AWS) and VM environments, fielding customer support requests, troubleshooting issues with production applications as they arise, formal testing support, and systems administration.
  • In addition, the applicant will work as part of an integrated team with other company technical team members.
  • The candidate will be expected maintain knowledge of assigned product(s), company functions, service policies and procedures and have good communication skills. Will work multiple tasks through the entire software life cycle: design, implementation, testing and deployment.
  • Will work independently to perform software development tasks and ensures efficient delivery of contract capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes.
  • The team is required to be "jack of all trades" which includes development and with some Tier 2-3 help desk work.


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires BS degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain. (e.g. information systems, computer science, math, or engineering)

Basic Qualifications:
  • Clearance: Active DOD TS/SCI with specific poly
  • Certification: CompTIA Security+
  • Good communication and problem solving skills


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in Jboss/Wildfly, Tomcat, Windows, Linux, Oracle, Web applications, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Shell Scripting, data processing, VMWare, system security, CM tools, SOAP, REST, JAVA, CSS, HTML, JSP, and JavaScript or other programming languages.
  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment.


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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