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Job #: R-00010674
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Software Engineer for the Reston/Chantilly, VA areas. In support of a DoD/intel program, the engineer will develop, maintain and enhance complex and diverse software systems. The engineer will support research, engineering, and development of innovative solutions to support operational cyber missions. Work includes engineering robust infrastructure, end-point capabilities, and cloud implementations. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Apply knowledge/experience developing and testing applications on Android and iOS systems
  • Performing Java and Swift development to build modern, dynamic user interfaces
  • Apply understanding of technical issues surrounding the designing, building and testing of software development kits supporting mobile applications and cloud platforms and frameworks
  • Apply research skills to identify various methods and solutions to complex software challenges


Basic Qualifications
  • BS degree or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience.
  • Performing Java and/or iOS programming
  • Webservice development experience
  • Mobile user Interface knowledge and development techniques


Preferred Qualifications
  • Understanding of iOS and Android operating system interfaces to implement process synchronization techniques (i.e., semaphores, messages, threading), process scheduling, resource and device access
  • Exposure to scripting languages for enhanced user experiences through application interfaces
  • Mobile development experience communicating with cloud infrastructure


Clearance: Candidates must be a US citizen at a minimum with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI level with Poly security clearance for consideration

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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