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Job #: R-00012057
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an engineer to assist in developing, maintaining, documenting, and advancing the development infrastructure for a series of autonomous vehicle projects.

You will collaborate with developers, management, and systems engineering, to help make the development process run smoothly and produce quality output. Working in an agile environment, you will participate in development team retrospectives and work with the team to understand where things could work better and enhance our process over time.

You will develop automated build plans and automated test scripts, and will work with software packaging and release creation. Testing and releases occur within our system integration labs, and after testing is complete, the team works together to test our software on real ships. You'll be a critical part of the process of getting our system to work.

Our team develops and deploys advanced technology solutions that address existing and emerging maritime missions of national importance for a broad range of customers across the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, other governmental agencies and commercial clients. We are currently seeking qualified, motivated, engineers to grow a team working unmanned and autonomous systems development. Current and future projects span advanced concept and prototype development, low-rate initial production and full-rate production.

Required Skills:

Familiarity with Linux operation at the command line

Experience with C++ development on Linux

Experience with Python

Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent experience

Must be able to obtain a DoD Secret clearance.


Experience with system and/or network administration on a Linux platform

Experience with Linux/Windows security configurations

Experience with Atlassian Bamboo or other automated build systems

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 .

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 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 .

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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