We are looking for a hands-on undergraduate summer intern to assist in our software verification and validation efforts.
Job Duties: Under guidance, work with software developers on improving algorithms. Test and verify correctness and efficiency of improvements. Execute and maintain software utility tools (basic knowledge of Perl or PowerShell is a plus). Generate or update documentation reflecting changes in software. The position will require the candidate’s willingness to learn new software tools quickly. The ideal candidate will be energetic, highly motivated, detailed-oriented, and have passions and desires to contribute to the development of high-quality software products. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to become very familiar with the life cycle of software product development.
EDUCATION: Must be enrolled in a Software Engineering degree program at an accredited college or university with 0-2 years of experience
Must be a US Citizen and be able to successfully pass a U.S. Treasury background investigation (BI) and obtain required clearance. Also, must be able to obtain a Security Clearance from other federal government agencies, including TSA, if required.
• A passion for problem-solving
• Excellent Organization skills
• Microsoft Office
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ability to work with a team and independently
• Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server is a plus but not necessary
• Familiar with Test Plans, Test Procedures, Test Reports, and defect ticketing systems is a plus not necessary
• Prior testing experience is a plus but not necessary
• Proficient in C++ or C# is a plus but not necessary
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
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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