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Job #: R-00085268
Location: Remote, US
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

This Senior Software Developer position provides support to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Power Services Group (PSG) under the National Air-Space Implementation Support Contract (NISC).  The PSG Planning Team provides program and financial management to sustain the FAA power systems and cable infrastructure to maintain and improve the overall electrical power quality, reliability, and availability to the NAS.

We are looking for an energetic team member to help develop solutions to meet expanding customer needs. This IT team has successfully brought several legacy applications to FAA Cloud Services (FCS), which is based on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The developer must have an eye for perfection in order to properly direct the new features and revisions of programs designed to increase operating efficiency.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Refactoring/redesigning of legacy applications and developing of new applications for use in FAA Cloud Services (FCS).

  • Python or PHP experience preferred. (e.g., Python, PHP, ASP.NET, ColdFusion)

  • System development utilizing  HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, SASS, and CSS in conjunction with Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, MySQL databases

  • Working closely with a clients, other developers, and engineers.

  • Project Managing of smaller development projects, including managing expectations, estimating timeframes, and identifying/mitigating project risks.

  • Providing consultation and suggesting best approaches for development of new applications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

  • Able to work independently, resourceful, and problem solver.

  • Able to interpret client’s requirement, create plan, and propose solutions to clients in a clear and logical manner.

  • Able to communicate in a clear and concise manner with technical and non-technical stakeholders across all levels of the organization

  • Must have demonstrable personal accomplishments and experience (5+ years) with using open source tools and projects.

  • Experience with HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, SASS, and CSS

  • Experience with a modern development language (e.g., Python, PHP, ASP.NET, ColdFusion)

  • Familiar with modern JavaScript frameworks

  • Experience with Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, MySQL databases

  • Knowledge of cross platform/browser compatibility issues for dynamic web applications

  • Experience developing rich software applications and single page applications using RESTful services, AJAX, JSON, and CORS.

  • Firsthand knowledge of software engineering best practices (e.g., code reviews, design documentation, unit testing)

  • Must be able to both work well as part of a team and independently.

  • Experience deploying to and testing within AWS. Able to develop automated test tools is a bonus.

  • Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment

  • Experience with version control systems like Git, SVN etc.

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

  • Experience understanding customer data needs and developing analytics that helps the customer better understand their data.

  • Experience with Sharepoint, Adobe CQ5, Jira is a bonus

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, SASS, and CSS

  • Experience with a modern development language (e.g., Python, PHP, ASP.NET, ColdFusion)

  • Familiar with modern JavaScript frameworks

  • Experience with Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, MySQL databases

  • Experience developing rich software applications and single page applications using RESTful services, AJAX, JSON, and CORS

  • Experience with Sharepoint, Adobe CQ5,  and Jira

Pay Range:

Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00

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Covid Guidance

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. 

About Leidos

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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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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