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Job #: R-00039471
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead!  You will be proud to say you work with Leidos because not only do we treat our employees like an important part of our business, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities.  You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Education and Training Support, and more!

Program Summary
The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for a Software Specialist on our large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies. 

The Software Specialist will help the customer by performing various tasks to modernize programs, systems and processes.  The tasks will involve investigations to gain a better understanding of the current systems, provide recommendations for improvements, and assist with database support.  This effort will involve using a variety of skillsets. This position is a great opportunity for someone that is flexible and eager to learn and tackle a variety of issues. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn more about technologies such as Java, Kibana, Elasticsearch and Splunk.

Basic Qualifications        

Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related technical field. Leidos will consider candidates without a Bachelors Degree (see alternate requirements section below)

Linux experience is required

Requires an understanding of software development (need to be able to review/modify Java code).

Knowledge and/or Interest in growing/evolving database, Kibana, Elasticsearch and Splunk abilities

Requires someone that is highly motivated, flexible, and eager to tackle a variety of issues.

Preferred Qualifications

​Database background is a plus (not required).​

BASH scripting is desired

Alternate Requirements - In lieu of Bachelors Degree

1 year of engineering experience will be required with specialized experience in any of the following:

Signal Analysis

Modern Telecommunications System and Networks

Telephony Switching System

Communications Systems

Cellular/Personal Communications Systems

TDM/PCM Multiplexing/Modulation/Switching Systems

Packet Switching System

Systems Engineering

Operating Systems

Advanced Protocols

Requires LINUX background.

Requires an understanding of software development (need to be able to review/modify Java code). NOTE: This not a full time software development position.

Knowledge and/or Interest in growing/evolving database, Kibana, Elasticsearch and Splunk abilities

Requires someone that is highly motivated, flexible, and eager to tackle a variety of issues.

Preferred Qualifications

​Database background is a plus (not required).​

BASH scripting is desired

CONMD

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

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 Development

  

About 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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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