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Job #: R-00086470
Location: Bowie, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

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Description

Job Description:

The Electronic Warfare Division of the Leidos Innovations Center (LInC) currently has an opening for a Software Developer in Bowie, MD.  The candidate is responsible for development of sensor system software using the C/C++ languages for mission-based systems.

 

We’re looking for an experienced developer with solid software programming skills who is familiar with agile development techniques and interested in hands-on development responsibilities.  Experience with Linux programming and use of GitLab DevOps processes is a plus.

 

Responsibilities include:

•    Development of new C/C++ software applications, components, and packages to support mission-based systems

•    Following well defined organizational practices and use of tools to increase ability to deliver applications and services

•    Provide technical guidance in software design and development activities

•    Working with team members in planning, prioritizing and executing assigned tasks within deadlines

•    Assist in the maintenance and upgrade of existing software applications

•    Support existing software components and packages to include the troubleshooting of fielded systems in operational environments

 

Security Clearance:

•    DOD SECRET Clearance with the most recent reinvestigation within the previous six years

 

Education:

•    BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering and more than 4+ years of C/C++ programming

 

Required Skills:

•    Demonstrated hands-on development experience with C/C++ programming languages

•    Experience with software development targeting Linux applications

•    Experience designing, implementing, and testing software for systems running Linux

•    Experience with common build tools such as CMake/Make and Bash scripting

•    Experience using GIT version control for source code management

•    Experience with producing software builds & releases using a combination of above-mentioned tool suites

•    Experience with software lifecycle from requirements specification through design, implementation, and testing

•    Ability to analyze software systems and modules to resolve issues with functionality and/or performance

 

Desired Skills:

In addition to the required skill list above, the ideal candidate will have some level of familiarity with one or more of the following skills

•    Experience with additional programming languages such as Java or Python

•    Experience with unit tests using formal testing frameworks

•    Experience with CentOS Version 7 (or higher) Linux distribution

•    Experience with use of Linux package management tools

•    Experience with transport layer protocols, and networking

•    Experience with Boost Library and/or GNU C Library

•    Basic understanding of Cyber Security as it relates to the Software Deployment Life Cycle

Pay Range:

Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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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