Come put your software engineering skills into action! The Leidos Defense Group has openings for talented entry-level Software Engineers to come work in our state-of-the-art facility in Peachtree Corners, GA. In this role, you will join a dynamic team that is singularly focused on providing world class solutions to our customers in an exciting, collaborative, and inclusive environment. You will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth:
This is some of the cool stuff you will be doing:
Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters to support in the creation and development of mission critical software source code.
Use Agile development tools such as TFS/Git to manage work and collaborate with your teams.
Support the creation and updating of all relevant documentation and specifications for design, development and testing.
Identify potential roadblocks and develop around them.
Plan and estimate development tasks and work to improve performance metrics.
Develop maintainable code that matches specifications using modern software development languages and tools, such as C#.
Own delivery of small parts of a system or application.
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.
To be successful in this role you must have the following:
Knowledge of C#/C++ and object oriented programming (applicants will be tested).
Familiarity with basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, XML, REST, JSON
Familiar with software Development IDE (Visual Studio. Visual Code)
Familiarity with at least one Relational Database Management System (SQL Server, etc.).
Understanding of software development process fundamentals.
Strong, self-motivated desire to learn new programming languages, tools, frameworks, and techniques.
U.S. Citizenship is required
Current enrollment in a degree-granting program
You will wow us even more if you have these skills:
Knowledge of JS frameworks such as Angular.
Knowledge of a version control system (e.g., TFS, Git).
Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.
Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint).
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:20
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 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
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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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.