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Job #: R-00022082-OTHLOC-PL-2D2446
Location: Riyadh
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

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to support the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  The Software Engineer will be part of the Contractor Engineering and Technical Support team in support of a U.S. Air Force Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  This is a one-year assignment with option to renew. Assignment location may be one of seven locations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia per the Performance Work Statement.

The incumbent shall have comprehensive knowledge of software engineering principles, policies and practices; experience in software development, documentation and maintenance of large real-time air defense systems; and, familiarity with current RSAF systems. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Analysis and resolution of software related Software Trouble Reports (STRs) and proposed enhancements
  • Develop and maintain software source code, databases, tools, and interfaces with related systems and system platforms
  • Design and develop build tool enhancements
  • Software maintenance in conformance with established processes and procedures as documented in RSAF 171 series manuals, applicable Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) items, Common Software Processes (CSWP), etc.
  • Update of software related documentation including RSAF 171 series manuals and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Design and development of training material and conduct of training, including On-the- Job Training (OJT) IAW the RSAF Structured OJT Program RSAF 105 Series Manuals
  • Attend meetings and conferences and prepare/present briefings as required
  • Build planning, briefings preparation for senior RSAF staff, and oversight of the resources for software efforts
  • Document test plans, procedures, and results IAW with established standards and procedures (e.g., CDRL, SOW, RSAF 171, CSWP, etc.)
  • Develop and conduct software tests, including regression and demonstration/verification tests
  • Perform other software engineering and documentation tasks as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS and ten (10) years of directly related experience OR fifteen (15) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s). Experience in RSAF work environment and on RSAF systems preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience at a military Field Grade Officer level is desirable.
  • Must be able to demonstrate past examples of cultural adaptability and ability to establish a trusted professional relationship with an international customer.
  • Arabic language proficiency.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Development

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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