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Job #: R-00012166_35928252067_0
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Software Development JAVA Engineer - Automated Flight Service (AFSS) Eagan MN

Leidos has an exciting opportunity as a Software Development JAVA Engineer who will join an Agile feature development team supporting an Automated Flight Service Station (AFSS) program. AFSS provides meteorological and aeronautical information to assist general aviation customers in making informed decisions regarding their intended flights, including preflight weather briefings, flight plan processing, inflight advisory services, search and rescue initiation, and assistance to aircraft in emergencies. The AFSS system is a 24/7/365 system that provides a range of flight services to 80,000 members of the General Aviation community. Candidates must be able to obtain an SF-85P Public Trust clearance from the FAA customer. Due to contract requirements, the positions requires U.S. Citizenship.

Responsibilities:

• Participate in a multi-skilled, complex, technical team of individuals as a Scrum Team Member.
• Design, Development, Documentation, Integration, Debugging and Testing. As a Scrum Team Member, you will be working in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Scrum processes, escalation and resolve impediments, and help drive program-level continuous improvement for this high profile Leidos program.
• Work effectively with other Team Members, coordinating with the Scrum Master, Product Owner, Systems Engineers, and other agile feature development teams.
• Work with multiple feature development teams to meet both sprint and release commitments and milestones.
• Contribute to the feature team's design, development, documentation and testing of enhancements to the system. Leading technical solution development and assisting junior staff.
• Participating fully in the Scrum team activities (Planning, Retrospective, & Review/Demo).
• Resolve critical issues on the operational system when necessary.

Qualifications:

• Typically requires a Bachelor's Degree in related field and 8-12 years of prior relevant professional experience or Masters in related field and 6-10 years of prior relevant professional experience.
• Previous experience engaging stakeholders, contributors and technical resources to analyze user needs and resource limitations.
• Excellent communication, team participation and prioritization skills, as well as the ability to be flexible and responsive in a fast paced environment are needed
• Professional experience using the following technologies: Java, J2EE, Spring Framework, JSP, AngularJS, Javascript, AJAX, Perl, Shell Scripting, SQL, Subversion, REST, SOAP. XML, RHEL 6 and 7.
• Should have Agile experience/knowledge of key agile techniques including Kanban, Lean, XP, and Scrum.
Preferred skills and knowledge:
• Working at an organization using SAFe.
• Experience working with Air Traffic Systems/Air Traffic
• Experience using the Atlassian tools: JIRA, Crucible, Confluence, Bamboo; Ant; Gradle; Tomcat and VersionOne.

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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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