The Homeland Security Solutions Operation within Leidos is seeking an Agile Product Team Lead with strong systems, software, cloud, and Agile experience to support a complex program to provide Agile development and operations and maintenance for critical systems on a mission-critical program supporting the Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) Interface and Support Processes division within Customs and Border Protection (CBP). PSPD supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CBP critical missions, specifically screening and processing travelers at the ports of entry (POEs) into the United States. In this hands on position, you will work collaboratively to architect, design, build, deliver, and enhance highly available, scalable, real time systems.
Coordinate closely with CBP product owners and product leads associated with the agile product teams you are supporting to ensure common understanding of user stories.
Work with technical and product leads to facilitate sprint planning, spring demos, and sprint retrospectives. Work with technical leads to assist in implementation of process improvements identified as part of the sprint retrospectives.
Facilitate daily SCRUM meetings and assist in the resolution of problems affecting the team’s ability to deliver on commitments.
Support all aspects of software development (designing, coding, testing, debugging, and maintaining products).
Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Mentor junior and entry-level software developers to enhance their skills and work with others on product team to develop solutions to impediments preventing completion of work.
Effectively communicate technical challenges and potential solutions to leaders within both Leidos and CBP.
BS/BA degree with 8+ years of relevant experience or 6+ years of relevant experience with Master’s degree; OR 4 years of experience in lieu of degree
Applicants must be a US Citizen with ability to acquire customer specific background Investigation prior to start
Experience with Confluence and Jira to manage backlogs and facilitate collaboration
Knowledge of software design patterns.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint)
Active CBP BI
Experience as a software developer supporting one or more products within CBP PSPD
Knowledge and use of React framework to develop WebApps
Familiarity with and prior use of test automation, e.g., Selenium, Citrus
Experience as a developer within the AWS environment
Knowledge of NoSQL databases in particular MarkLogic
Experience with one or more of the following system-to-system interfaces: Web Services both SOAP and REST, IBM MQ, Kafka, S/FTP
Experience with DevOps frameworks and proficiency using the following common DevOps tools at a minimum: GitLab, Jenkins, SonarQube, JUnit
Certified SCRUM Master with 2 or more years of experience as a SCRUM Master showing consistent ability to act as a servant-leader helping to coach and improve the teams you are supporting.
Pay Range:Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00
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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