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Job #: R-00016759
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Description

Job Requisition:

COBOL Software Developer

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Software Developer to work in our Warner Robins, GA, office. Ideal candidates will have a strong knowledge of the COBOL language, along with familiarity with HTML and JavaScript.

Primary Responsibilities
Within an agile environment, work with business analysts, stakeholders and other developers to design implement software changes to our supported systems.  Assist in the development of approved changes to the requirements.  Completes and documents coding and testing of software changes.  Supports the discrepancy report (DIREP) process, performing analysis of issues and providing resolution.  Provides estimates on requested changes to the supported systems.

Basic Qualifications
Must possess or be able to obtain secret clearance.  Must have a BS degree and a minimum of four years’ experience with COBOL and relational database experience, preferably with DB2. Four years of experience can be substituted for degree. Must be able to work with minimal daily direction in a fast-paced, demanding, and fluid environment. Candidate must possess strong problem solving and analytical skills.  Candidate must be highly organized with great attention to detail.  Exceptional written communication skills and interpersonal skills to frequently interact with all levels of the organization and external customers are essential.

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with HTML and JavaScript is highly preferred, and .NET experience is a plus.  Knowledge of the IBM iSeries and Strategi web server, as well as experience in an agile software development environment is helpful but not required.  Knowledge of supply chain management is a plus, specifically DoD/USAF logistics systems.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Development

1000

Defense

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 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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