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Job #: R-00028051
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Software Developer for a position in the Northern Virginia area. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance in order to be considered. The Software Developer will serve as a member of the applications development team supporting a critical program developing and maintaining leading-edge technologies. The Software Developer will work within agile teams, and use Java to design, develop, test, and maintain software and hardware.  

Primary Responsibilities:

Primary responsibilities include all aspects of the software engineer to include development life cycle – from requirements to delivering the product. The candidate should be able to meet with end-users to gather technical requirements and support the development efforts for the project using Java. The candidate will need to create custom codes to extract data across domains. In addition, the candidate will work in an agile environment and support all aspects of software development in that environment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires Bachelor’s degree and 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters and 1 year of prior relevant experience. Experience in lieu of education can be considered.
  • Demonstrated experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Must have a TS/SCI with Poly to be considered
  • Candidate must demonstrate working experience or training with Java and JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience or training with Agile Methodologies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience or training with Python
  • Demonstrated experience or training with MySQL
  • Experience or training with AWS
  • Experience or training with DevOps

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Software Engineering


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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