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Job #: R-00022385
Location: Bethesda, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking a Web Applications Developer to work in Bethesda, MD.

As a member of our team, the individual will develop and maintain numerous Intranet and Internet websites and web applications using open source technologies.

Responsibilities will include:

Developing appropriate architecture and code for custom applications based on client needs

Creating new sites, features and enhancements according to client specifications

Consulting with clients and other developers to define the right solution

Interacting directly with clients to outline requirements and provide frequent updates

Excellent communications skills are a must, as the candidate will interface with academic researchers, senior staff, government customers, and contractor support personnel on a daily basis. The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and will be accustomed to working in a dynamic high-tech environment.

This position presents ample opportunity for professional development and growth for the right candidate.

Candidates will need to be able to code in PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and MySQL.

Required Skills:

BS/ BA in IT related field with 3+ years of working experience in web application development

Demonstrated proficiency and working experience with Strong fundamental web development experience on both front-end technologies (Javascript, CSS, Angular/Vue/React etc.) and backend (PHP, Node etc.)

Working experience in building websites that are Section 508 compliant

XML / WSDL for system to system

Willingness to learn new technologies quickly, excellent communication skills and team player.

• Passion for open source

• Ability to multi-task

• Fast learner and proactive


Drupal development

Experience integrating 3rd party APIs into PHP

MySQL administration

Experience in mobile development

SharePoint Development


Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance is required.


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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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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