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Job #: R-00015285
Location: Columbia, MD
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 Requisition:

Full Stack Software Developer

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Software Engineer holding a TS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance for Columbia, MD.The Full Stack Developer will be responsible for developing analysis tools on a new microservices based architecture.  Developer will work collaboratively with the SDK developers to expand and improve the SDK for future releases. The role requires the candidate to work individually and as part of a team. Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Utilizes software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment. Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components.

Primary Responsibilities

The Software Engineer 2 shall be responsible for the following:
• Analyze customer requirements
• Develop analysis tools
• Code and test software 
• Develop unit tests for developed software
• Work in a team environment

Basic Qualifications

  • Active Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph is required
  • At least fourteen (14) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required
  • Four (4) years of additional SWE or equivalent experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited College or University
  • • Full stack development experience with demonstrated ability to develop back-end services and UI components
  • • Strong Java and JavaScript skills
  • • Experience working in an Agile environment, with continuous integration and automated testing.

Preferred Qualifications

  •      ReactJS, Bootstrap
  • •    Tomcat, Jetty, NodeJS
  • •    GitLab, Jira, Jenkins, Maven
  • •    Elasticsearch, Apache Kafka,, Redis, RabbitMQ
  • •    Docker, Kubernetes, NGINX
  • •    Linux, with light administration skills
  • •    SDK development experience
  • •    Data flow frameworks (e.g. Spring Data Flow)
  • •    Streaming frameworks (e.g. Apache Spark, Storm, etc.)


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Software Engineering



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 33,000 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

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