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C++ Software Engineer ( R-00084537-OTHLOC-PL-2D3385 )


Software Engineer



Tewksbury, Massachusetts, United States


Job Description:

Leidos Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) Division is seeking a C++ Developer in support of our Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) business. Join our multidisciplinary and expert engineering team for an exciting opportunity to work with cutting edge technology on developing state-of-the-art products, and make global impact in airport security detection!

This is a fully remote position but the preference is for the candidate to be local to the Tewksbury MA, St Petersburg FL, or Vista CA office locations. Occasional travel to customer sites may be required. Travel may be domestic and international.

As a Software Engineer on our diverse and collaborative team, you will work alongside our expert Scientists and Engineers, contributing to cutting edge technology with global impact on security detection. This isn’t your run-of-the-mill software development – you’ll be honing your engineering skills with embedded products, real-time programming, and object oriented design, all with the support of a management team focused on your professional growth and advancement.

Working under general supervision in a small team environment, your primary responsibility will be to modify, develop, and troubleshoot multi-tiered distributed applications and systems. The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time without notice and include but are not limited to the duties described below.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable C++ code using good OOP/OOAD techniques for our systems.
  • Optimize, identify bottlenecks, bugs, and devise solutions to problems including:
  • Maintain code quality, revision control and organization
  • Analyze customer issues and identify and implement solutions.
  • Participate and contribute within a defined software development process.
  • Occasional travel to customer sites may be required. Travel may be domestic and international.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree with 2-4 years of relevant experience, equivalent experience in a related field, or Master's degree with less than 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Working knowledge of C++ and OOP/OOAD
  • Understanding of data structures, algorithms, and software design solutions.
  • Understanding of memory management, multicore processors, and distributed systems design.

Preferred Qualifications

  • GPU Programming with CUDA and/or OpenGL (Highly Desirable)
  • Graphics Design, GUI development
  • Experience with Qt 4 or above
  • Linux Platform development
  • Interfacing with hardware and real-time debugging.
  • Good working knowledge of SQL
  • Working knowledge of Cybersecurity
  • Working knowledge of networking solutions.
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies

Driven by our talented workforce, the Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) is the cornerstone of Leidos’ comprehensive suite of fully integrated security detection and automation solutions for aviation, ports and borders, and critical infrastructure customers around the world, with more than 24,000 products deployed across 120 countries. Leidos is positioned to address emerging and evolving threats through rapid development of innovative solutions for our global customers.

Check out this link to learn more about Security Enterprise Solutions (SES), formally known as Security Detection & Automation.

Pay Range:Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00

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.