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Job #: R-00067199
Location: Ashburn, VA
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 50%
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

As the trusted IT and network provider for more than 3 million government users, Leidos brings the domain experience and mission understanding to transform complex systems into modernized networks. We leverage innovations in technology and the creativity of our people to bring outstanding value to our customers.  Leidos is the largest systems integrator and provider of IT services to the U.S. government, serving customers across all sectors. We bring decades of experience leading large-scale, secure government networks and mission-critical programs to bear. With recent new program wins for mission critical networks, our footprint in this market is growing, and so are opportunities to join our team.  

Leidos is seeking a Software Developer to provide Agile DevOps support to mission critical network systems. As a Software Developer, you will have the opportunity to design, develop, document, test and debug software capabilities to support a complex program. Based in DevOps framework, you will determine computer user needs: analyze systems capabilities, resolve problems on program, determine output requirements, input data acquisition, and programming techniques and controls. The Software Developer develops solutions, prepares operating instructions, and ensuring compliance will all software standards.
The projected start date for this position is February 2022. 

Software Developer Responsibilities:
•    Document & build automations or workflow tasks & transitions 
•    Communicate with the customer in non-technical terms, understand their requirements and deliver suitable solutions
•    Design & develop APIs and IAP adapters
•    Build server-side business logic and expose via APIs.
•    Troubleshoot and fix bugs within existing applications. 
•    Contribute to the project and sprint planning process by estimating tasks and deliverables
•    Produce end-user documentation for all automations 
•    Ensure network cloud solutions are secure by creating and deploying security instrumentation to strengthen cloud security.
•    Translate customer requirements into Agile user stories for development 
•    Participate in code reviews and follow program coding standards
•    Ensure that your code is tested, robust, and secure
•    Support system integration, test, acceptance and operations/maintenance during all phases of a program.
•    Document and/or analyze business processes and translating to system and technical requirements for implementation.
•    Work with cross-functional team in an agile and fast-paced development environment

Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s degree with 4+  years of relevant experience in software engineering or a Master’s degree with a minimum of 2 years of experience
•    Experience with both implementing and building automations or workflows i.e. Tasks and Transitions, as part of the Itential Workflow Designer 
•    Experience with complex enterprise IP Networking and/or network device configuration
•    Demonstrable experience authoring, creating and consuming modern APIs
•    Experience with modular programming. 
•    General Knowledge of Cloud Technologies
•    Prior System Integration, Solution Architecture or Professional Services roles
•    Experience with Python and Ansible
•    Experience with one or more ServiceNOW:  ITSM, ITOM, ITBM, CMDB, Knowledge, Discovery, Service Mapping, Event Management, Orchestration
•    Knowledge of Virtualization, ITSM, CI/CD, configuration management, and related automation technologies
•    Hands-on experience with integration technologies (APIs) such as REST API, gRPC, SOAP, etc 
•    Experience with: JavaScript (es6), Node.js, React, MongoDB, Redis, Ansible, Docker, Python, AWS, git, Postman, RabbitMQ, Java, Linux 
•    Solid understanding of modeling languages such as JSON, YANG, YAML, and XML
•    Experience developing, releasing, and maintaining software solutions (web, backend, and mobile)
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills
•    Demonstrated leader with team-oriented interpersonal skills; ability to effectively interface with a broad range of people and roles
•    Strong interpersonal skills, customer-focused attitude and ability to deal with ambiguity
•    Proven team player and team builder

Preferred Skills:
•    Experience with ITIL, Service Management, HTML and CSS
•    Strong understanding of UML diagrams and of object-oriented JavaScript
•    Understanding of SOAP, REST, JSON technologies
•    Experience working in a PaaS/SaaS environment
•    Track-record of developing large-scale, multi-tier applications
•    Experience with IBM Doors and Cameo Systems Modeler
•    Familiarity with SysML and System Engineering modeling and design approach
•    Familiarity with the Atlassian Tool Suite and JIRA
•    Working knowledge of the FAA and their engineering practices
•    Familiarity with the National Air Space and FAA NextGen Air Traffic control programs
•    Experience with modern telecommunications systems and networks.  A working knowledge of networking hardware/terminology.
•    Experience with IBM Doors and Cameo Systems Modeler
•    Familiarity with SysML and System Engineering modeling and design approach
•    Familiarity with the Atlassian Tool Suite and JIRA
•    Experience supporting Requirements Reviews with customer
•    Working knowledge of the FAA and their engineering practices
•    Familiarity with the National Air Space and FAA NextGen Air Traffic control programs
•    Familiarity with ServiceNow and Software Defined Networks (SDN)
 

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COVID Response

Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

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.

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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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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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