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Job #: R-00010656
Location: Baltimore, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

The Civil Health Group of Leidos is seeking a Senior Java Developer in Baltimore, MD to support the FDA SIRCE contract.

The SIRCE program supports the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) critical work to safeguard the foods, drugs, devices, biologics, and veterinary products that the Agency regulates. The program is split into two investments - Systems for Inspections, Recalls, Compliance Enforcement (SIRCE) and Imports. Within the SIRCE investment, the Shared Services Team is responsible for delivering data access services that support multiple other FDA operations.

Specific roles & responsibilities for the Shared Services Software Engineer position include but not limited to the following: Collaborate with business analysts, other developers, and test engineers on the team to produce high quality software that delivers business value and follows established design patterns and processes - can independently develop, code or modify, test, and debug application programs of varying degree of complexity - Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments - Troubleshoot production problems within assigned applications software - Assist less experienced staff in user specifications, coding, testing, and debugging. - Work with business users to develop and implement acceptance tests to ensure that product meets customer requirements and expectations. - Implement recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards - Actively engage in process improvement initiatives.

Required Education and Experience:

BS and 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 years of prior relevant experience. Considered an emerging authority.

  • Experience in full software lifecycle development with Java/J2EE, Java Script, REST/JAX/Soap Web Services, Weblogic, Spring Framework (including Spring Boot), Oracle 11g/12c, PL/SQL, Maven, Log4j, Junit, and SonarQube.
  • Understanding of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and rule engine processing
  • Experience with developing detailed designs, optimizing code for performance and reliability, conforming to coding standards and continuous integration
  • Must be able to offer creative solutions to complex software/system challenges.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including experience working directly with customers to discuss their requirements and objectives.
  • Ability to prioritize, status, and multitask
  • Experience with Subversion, JIRA, HP ALM
  • Familiar with Agile development methodology


Requires US Citizen or US Person with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Desired: ADF, Drools, Angular 2+, JPA/ORM

Experience with transitioning business logic from PL/SQL to Java, developing detailed designs, optimizing code for performance and reliability, conforming to coding standards and continuous integration

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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