Leidos has an opening for an energetic, motivated, self-starter for an entry Software Developer position to support the High Fidelity Simulation business area developing state of the art training and tactical decision aids systems.
Candidate will primarily support the software development of Tactical Signature Guidance (TSG) systems, including sonar tactical decision aids (TDAs) across multiple code baselines. The candidate needs to demonstrate the potential to troubleshoot complex software systems plus a willingness to learn new programming languages.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited educational institution in Engineering, Computer Science or related field
Demonstrate an ability to learn and apply new skills
Must demonstrate a general commitment to excellence and a dedication to producing quality work results
Be able to work in an agile team environment supporting a staff of 80+ personnel
Be able to multi-task, change gears quickly, and immediately execute emergency requests
Demonstrate an ability to identify and solve problems, plan and prioritize personal tasking
Be able to communicate clearly (both orally and in writing)
Demonstrate attention to detail in writing (i.e. accuracy in spelling, grammar, punctuation, document editing, proofreading, checking data submissions, and understanding content)
U.S. Citizenship and eligibility to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance required for employment.
Experience in an object oriented programming language, such as C++ or Java
Familiar working with other JVM languages, such as Scala or Groovy
Familiar with DevOps tools and associated processes
Familiar with agile development methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban, and SAFE
18 months of practical software development experience
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family: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 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.
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