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Job #: R-00015500
Location: Alexandria, VA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

Senior C++ Software Developer

Job Description:

The TENA program is looking to add a C++ developer to develop real time applications controlling instrumentation at DoD test ranges. The job is to develop tools that help test ranges automate the monitoring and control of distributed instrumentation such as radar and optical tracking systems for DoD test and training ranges.


•            Code and debug C++ applications

•            Able to write and present requirements, design and user support documentation

•            Able to test software according to test plans for functionality and usability

•            Able to work with end users to collect feedback on existing tools and bring that knowledge back to share with the team


•            Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience;

•            10+ years’ experience with C++ development of multi-threaded distributed applications

•            Ability to obtain a Secret clearance

•            Able to work at the Leidos office located in Alexandria, VA


•            Experience with Python

•            Experience writing Qt for development of GUIs

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Software Development



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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