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Job #: R-00018476
Location: Annapolis Junction, 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: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

Description

Job Requisition:

Principal Analytic Software Engineer - TS/SCI Polygraph Required

Job Description:

The Cyber and SIGINT Solutions Operation under the Intelligence Group of Leidos has an opportunity for an experienced Principal Software Engineer with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance for a program in Annapolis Junction,Maryland.

PROGRAM SUMMARY: The Prototype Development Support (PDS II) program is a TTO-based, LOE program in support of our customer’s Operations organization.  Through new development and rapid prototyping, PDS II looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission.  Working across all areas, using methods that run the gamut from leading edge visualizations, analytic development and new technology research, the PDS II program constantly strives to provide the best solutions for the customer to address their mission needs, all in a fast paced, highly collaborative challenging environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: A software developer with an analyst mindset who develops capabilities designed to help solve common problems arising from various analyst offices is needed. The primary focus will be on prototype development in the area of analytics and streaming analytics focusing on message characterization and communications of SMS and IoT traffic. The individual may also work directly with customers to gather requirements and feedback.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree and 12-15 years of experience.  Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • At least 12-15 years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in software-intensive projects and programs for government or industry customers.
  • At least 5 years of the experience must have been as a software engineer supporting software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (with both new and existing systems).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Experience with Java/Pig MapReduce
  • Experience with customer GHOSTMACHINE analytic development
  • Experience with NiagraFiles (Nifi)
  • Experience with DataXplorer (DX) 
  • Familiarity developing analytics in the QTA (Query Time Analytics) environment
  • Knowledge of SMS protocols
  • Experience using Apache Heron for streaming analytics
  • Experience with IBM InfoSphere Streams
  • User Interface development experience with Node.js and React
  • Experience with Python and Apache Spark
  • Good interpersonal skills

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Engineering

4000

Intelligence

Leidos

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.

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