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Job #: R-00064153
Location: Bellevue, NE
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 25%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2,000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Come put your software engineering skills into action by joining our team and taking your skills to the next level! Leidos has immediate opportunities for Lead Software Engineers to come work in Bellevue, NE.  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. As a leader, you will design, build, and enhance highly available and scalable systems used by customers worldwide. You will direct major deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing. Additionally, you will determine and recommend the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints.

This is an exciting, growth-oriented opportunity that will support a flexible work schedule and a chance to obtain a DoD clearance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters
  • Own the delivery of an entire piece of a system or application, and serve as a technical lead on medium to large, complex projects
  • Work closely with other developers and engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development
  • Communicate progress against plan to senior engineers and project managers, including identifying risks, opportunities, and dependencies
  • Ensure team adheres to Agile processes and software engineering best practices
  • Build software solutions where the solution is not always well defined but always considers the customer first
  • Mentor other engineers in the art of building complex, web scale systems

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 8+ years of software engineering experience. Additional years of experience can be considered in lieu of a Degree.
  • US citizenship and ability to obtain a DoD security clearance.
  • Hands-on programming expertise with Java/C++.
  • Strong proficiency with basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, XML, SOAP, WSDL, REST, JSON, and JavaScript.
  • Experience delivering an entire piece of a system or application.
  • Experience serving as a technical lead.
  • Deep understanding of software design patterns.
  • Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.
  • Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git).
  • Experience with an issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira).
  • Proficiency with at least one Relational Database Management System (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Secret Clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret.
  • Proficiency with web application technologies, such as Apache Tomcat, JBoss, etc.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

2000

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 25%

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Development

Pay Range:

COVID Response

Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. 
 

About Leidos

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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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.

Securing Your Data

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

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.

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