Senior Software Engineer
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At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers' success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.
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Come put your software engineering skills into action! Leidos has an opening for talented Senior Software Engineer to come work in our state-of-the-art facility in Morgantown, WV. The responsibilities for this position include all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and automated testing within an Agile and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery model. In this role, you will join a dynamic team that is singularly focused on providing world class solutions to our customers in an exciting, collaborative, and inclusive atmosphere. You will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer-facing, fast-paced, and fun environment.
As a leader, you will architect, design, build, and enhance highly available and scalable systems used by customers worldwide. You will direct major deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and unit testing. Additionally, you will determine and recommend the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines, and other resource constraints.
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Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions.
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Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters.
Own the delivery of an entire piece of a system or application, and serve as a technical lead on complex projects.
Work closely with other engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for product development.
Ensure team adheres to Agile processes and DevSecOps best practices .
Build software solutions where the solution is not always well defined but always considers the customer first.
Mentor other engineers in the art of building complex systems.
Resolve roadblocks for the development team, working collaboratively with the Product Owner, technical leadership, and other engineers.
Plan and estimate development tasks and work to improve performance metrics.
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 4 or more years of software engineering experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Hands-on expertise with Java, Scala, Go, Python, C/C++, and object-oriented programming.
Experience developing and delivering modern software, including microservices, containers, and serverless architectures.
Strong proficiency developing applications for stream processing, real-time data pipelines, and data integration using Confluent and Apache Kafka.
Experience analyzing, designing, developing, and implementing RESTful services and APIs.
Experience building and deploying OCI compliant containerized applications.
Experience delivering an entire piece of a system or application.
Experience serving as a technical lead.
Deep understanding of software design patterns.
Working knowledge of Agile Development and continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) methodologies and tools.
Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git).
Knowledge of Agile Development tools such as Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence.
Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint).
Strong, self-motivated desire to learn new programming languages, tools, frameworks, and techniques.
Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:
Familiarity with DevSecOps practices.
Knowledge of continuous integration, delivery, and testing tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube, JUnit, Cucumber, Selenium, JMeter.
Familiarity with Universal Command and Control (C2) Interface messages (UCI).
Experience working with Air Force/Department of Defense (DoD) customers.
Experience working in a multi-level classification environment.
Active DoD security clearance.
Must be a US citizen with ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.
CBC2 Communications BrokerPay Range:Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00
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.