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Job #: R-00018561
Location: Orlando, FL
Category: Intern Technical
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

Software Engineer Intern

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a talented Software Engineer Intern at our Orlando, FL office.

The candidate will work with our software innovation teams as we develop and produce cutting-edge solutions to challenging development problems. As an intern, you will work with experienced engineers in a hands-on environment which offers the opportunity to work on real-world problems. You will apply what you have already learned while gaining additional skills and knowledge.

Primary Responsibilities

-Assist in programming on software development projects
-Participate in the full software development lifecycle

-Support Software Engineers in designing and implementing situational awareness tools

-Assists in developing test routines and data.

-Maintain accurate and complete project documentation 

Basic Qualifications

-Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or comparable with min 3.0 GPA.

-Understanding of JavaScript, Typescript, Java, C++ or C#.

-Prior experience using Git, SVN, or Mercurial.

-Able to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance- US Citizenship required.

Preferred Qualifications

-Personal projects in Java, JavaScript or ReactJS.
-Experience with Linux and/or Unix.
-Experience with Atlassian tools including JIRA, Confluence and Jenkins.
-Prior experience with virtualization using Amazon Web Service (AWS).
-Familiarity with network protocols, routing and subnet masking.

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Intern Technical




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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