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Software Engineer -- Biometrics ( R-00089709 )


Software Engineer



Reston, Virginia, United States


Job Description:

Use your skills with Biometrics to support Warfighters under the DOD ABIS Sustainment and Services 5 year contract in Fairmont, WV. This five year program will provide operations, maintenance, software sustainment services and hardware procurement services, and associated support for all devices associated with the DoD ABIS system. These services shall focus on supporting the Warfighter needs by sustaining adequate support functions. This position is open to 100% telework.

Job Summary:

DoD ABIS is an information technology system that supports identity superiority by providing the critical capability for warfighters to identify known or suspected terrorists and third country nationals in the course of military operations. DoD ABIS is the authoritative biometrics enterprise system that provides matching, sharing and storing of biometrics data. The capability can receive multi-modal biometrics submissions to include iris, face, palm and finger prints from biometrics collection devices, which will support the warfighter in making, retain, capture, or release decisions. By providing access and responding to requests the system has a direct impact on the availability of critical intelligence information that is of vital interest to DoD and other government agencies.

Primary Responsibilities

Designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications.

Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. Designs and develops new software products or major enhancements to existing software.

Addresses problems of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms.

Consults with project teams and end users to identify application requirements.

Assists in the evaluation and recommendation of application software packages, application integration and testing tools.

Resolves problems with software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.

Participates in development of software user manuals.

Basic Qualifications

· 6 years of related experience or a Bachelor's degree and 2 years’ experience

· Demonstrated experience with similar programs that include development and sustainment, or agile development methodology (Scrum).

· S/W Language Experience –Required: Java, Oracle/Postgres, Linux (RHEL and/or CentOS); Desired: Apache Camel, JBoss, Tomcat, Spring, Git, JMS, SOAP, REST

You must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance so U.S. CITIZENSHIP is required

Preferred Qualifications:

· Prior DoD ABIS, NGI, Enterprise Biometric Systems, Web Application Development Enterprise Biometric Systems, and Web Application Development,

Pay Range:Pay Range - -

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.