We know once you join Team Leidos, you are sure to go home at the end of every day knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE, resulting in one of the most REWARDING careers you could have imagined. This Senior Software Engineer role offers relocation assistance and sign-on bonus to motivated candidates looking to grow their career in one of the largest growing tech hubs in the Silicon Prairie.
This position will support an advanced targeting application for the United States Strategic Command. In this role, you will have the dynamic opportunity to design, develop, modify, and implement software programming applications. You will utilize your problem solving skills to troubleshoot production issues related to software applications, systems integration, compatibility and multiple platforms. The role will require you to apply critical thinking skills to assist in the evaluation and recommendation of application software packages, application integration and testing tools. As part of an Agile Scrum team moving toward DevOps, you will participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters and will own the delivery of part of a system or application.
Leidos operates several software development factories in support of various DoD, commercial, and Leidos-internal programs and is in the process of adding to this network of factories to better access geographically-distributed resources and expertise (e.g., AI/ML, autonomy, DevOps, etc.). The Leidos Bellevue site is in the process of integrating into this network for software development expertise, thereby potentially allowing local development staff the ability to support various projects and customers.
Work closely with other engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.
Build software solutions where the solution is not always well-defined but always considers the customer first.
Support software development activities to include requirements analysis, design, code and unit test, and integration.
Design, develop, modify, and implement software programming applications
Provide software and systems integration support to the team’s onsite support representatives on base.
Mentor engineers and junior staff in the art of software engineering to develop quality software products.
Support the Program Manager in growing the team in Bellevue to support USSTRATCOM and future contract efforts.
Work with the Leidos Project Manager assisting the Government Program Office, Government Systems Engineers, and operational users to ensure delivered products exceed customer expectations and provide substantial value.
Position requires an active DoD Secret security clearance, with ability to obtain a TS/SCI.
Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related engineering/technical discipline with 8+ years of relevant software engineering experience; or a Master’s degree with 6+ years software engineering experience.
Possess the knowledge and experience to perform complex and difficult system and specialty engineering tasks with no supervision.
Experience in leading and mentoring a small team of software engineers.
Proficiency with Java.
Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git); issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira); and continuous integration environments (Jenkins).
Knowledge of software design patterns.
Knowledge of service-oriented architectures and distributed computing architectures.
Knowledge of Agile development methodologies.
Familiarity with server infrastructure products: VMware / WebLogic Server
Operating Environments: Linux / Windows
Experience with one or more of the following development tools: JDK / Oracle DBMS / Oracle WebLogic Server / SQLPlus / Eclipse
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with Cesium
Experience with GWT and GXT.
Experience with Ansible.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$3,000
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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