Leidos Health Group has an opportunity for a Software Developer supporting the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Process, Records and Knowledge Solutions (PRKS) task order. PRKS provides services for project management, Process Asset Library (PAL) processes development, test and implementation, training, maintenance, advisory and assistance services for strategic and analytical support, enhancements, and support to Records and Knowledge Solutions, Web and SharePoint Management. The preferred candidate is a seasoned application developer with at least a Bachelor’s degree and eight years hands-on experience developing software and interacting with customers on a regular basis, excellent spoken and written language skills and solid attention to detail. You will be part of a small virtual team that is managing a complex line-of-business application that has very aggressive targets in a high-pressure environment. The pace is fast, challenges are numerous, expectations are high and a cool head under pressure is almost a part of daily life. The position location is remote through the Leidos Colorado Springs, CO office.
JOB DESCRIPTION/SCOPE: The candidate will participate in a multi-disciplinary team dedicated to the sustainment and modernization of the Records Management – Meta Knowledge Repository (RM-MKR) software application development consistent with the project’s objectives listed below:
Maintenance: document the detailed application specifications, translate technical requirements into programmed application modules and develop/enhance software application modules. Participate in code reviews and ensure that all solutions are aligned to pre-defined architectural specifications; identify/troubleshoot application code-related issues; and review and provide feedback to the final user documentation.
Enhancement and Integration Support: Participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations; incorporate security requirements into design; and provide input to information/data flow and understand and comply with the Project Delivery Framework in all planning steps.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
The candidate will be responsible for the provision of software design and development services in support of maintenance, enhancements and modernization of the MKR application. The software is responsible for creating, maintaining, and producing, consolidated electronic file plans and inventories.
The candidate will assist with the analysis of business requirements and framing the proposed solution.
The candidate will participate in design reviews; incorporate security requirements into design; and provide input to information/data flow.
The candidate will be responsible for establishment of IT Control Policies throughout design, development and testing as well as ensure Corporate Architectural Standards are incorporated into application design specifications. Additionally, you will document the detailed application specifications, translate technical requirements into programmed application modules and develop/enhance software application modules.
Participate in code reviews and ensure that all solutions are aligned to pre-defined architectural specifications; identify/troubleshoot application code-related issues; and provide feedback to the final user documentation.
Work with various stakeholders to finalize requirements
Participate in all Agile ceremonies. Participate in all team ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstration and team retrospectives
Work with other team members to foster an agile and collaborative work environment.
Work with product owners and other development team members to determine new features and user stories needed in large/complex development project
Support the team in writing deployment scripts and place strong emphasis on automated deployment, infrastructure automation solutions and continuous delivery processes.
Respond to trouble/support calls from the production system to evaluate bugs and bug fixes in a timely, reliable, and efficient manner.
Properly integrate all work into our CI/CD pipeline to repeatably and reliably deliver updates to all environments, including Production.
Create or Update documentation in support of development efforts. Documents may include detailed specifications, implementation guides, architecture diagrams or design documents.
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED:
Bachelor's degree in computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline. 8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for the degree.
8 or more years of relevant experience in creating logical and functional software code in a variety of languages.
5 years’ experience on the Microsoft web stack, including IIS, ASP.NET, MVC, C# and SQL Server
Experience developing interactive web applications
Backend web design and development (ASP. NET MVC, Web/REST API, Micro services, Entity Framework (Code First), LINQ, C#, SQL, .NET framework 4.5.1 or better)
Experience with Visual studio 2015/2017
Experience with Git, GitHub and Atlassian Source Tree
Additional technologies/tools used include Telerik reporting framework for .NET, Hangfire for .NET
Collaborator, self-starter, strategic providing input to technical design to meet project objectives
Ability to work in fast paced environment and deliver results key milestones targets
HOW TO STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD:
Experience in developing Cloud (AWS, Azure, etc.) based capabilities including implementation, development and support experience
Experience with Lucene or Lucene.NET
Knowledge of Microservices-based architecture is strongly desired
Knowledge or experience in basic DevOps support and deployment
SOLID principles of object-oriented design.
Managing web farms/load balanced environments.
Information Assurance certification in one of the following: GSEC, Security+, SSCP, CISA, GSE, CISSP, GCIH.
Must be able to work in fast-paced environment and demonstrate strong organizational ability.
"External Referral Eligible"
Pay Range:Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. 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.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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