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The Defense Group has a dynamic job opportunity for a Sr. Software Developer to support Wright Patterson Air Force Base, either on base or in our Dayton Ohio office. In this role, you will be supporting systems integration activities for multiple programs addressing fast paced software development needs for the USAF, and contribute to hardware/software integration activities as well as other infrastructure-related duties as assigned.
Primary Job Responsibilities
-Design, develop and maintain mission-critical software in support of national defense, and intelligence gathering products for both airborne and ground based systems
-Lead laboratory, ground and flight testing to validate software
-Document and communicate proposed software solutions with integrated, cross-functional engineering teams in a fast paced highly technical environment
-Stay up-to-date on state-of-the-art programming techniques and software technologies
-Participate in software design and code reviews to ensure delivery of quality products and enhance skill sets
-A related Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 8 years of related work experience or a Masters with a minimum of 6 years of related work experience.
-Experience programming in one or more of the following languages: C++, Java, C#
-Exceptional writing and presentation skills.
-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplined team.
-Ability to work on multiple projects and tasks simultaneously
-Ability to convey technical ideas in a clear, logical fashion
-Ability to translate highly technical discussions into executable plans.
-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other Office applications.
Security Clearance Requirement
-Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for a DoD SECRET level security clearance
An active DoD Secret level of clearance
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$2,000.00
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Engineering
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.
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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.