Jr. Software Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Job opening ID
3020

Posting title
Jr. Software Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
US Citizen and Possess a minimum of a Secret Clearance
Estimated duration Ongoing.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Pay range $35-49/hr.
Labor Category: Applications Developer (Entry Level/Journeyman)

Job Description:
Come put your software engineering skills into action! Leidos has immediate opportunities for software engineers to come work at our new facilities in Lorton, VA. In this role, you will join a dynamic team focusing on modernization of solutions and maximizing value to deliver innovative and efficient solutions to our customers. As a key part of the team, your responsibilities will include all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, and coding within an Agile and Continuous Delivery model. You will be challenged and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth .

Primary Responsibilities:
• Design, develop, troubleshoot, and debug mission focused software utilizing modern software languages and tools, such as Java and JavaScript.
• Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters.
• Use Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket/Git development operations, collaboration and source control tools.
• Support creation and updating of all relevant documentation and specifications for design, development and testing. Identify potential roadblocks and develop around them.
• Plan and estimate development tasks and work to improve performance metrics

Required Skills:
• The candidate must be a citizen of the United States of America
• Possess a minimum of a Secret Clearance
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• A BS degree and 2-4 years of relevant experience or 5 years of prior relevant experience.
• Demonstrated ability and experience with Java, JavaScript, and object oriented programming.
• Experience with at least one Relational Database Management System (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL) Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.

Desired Skills:
• "Full stack" development capabilities


Number of positions
1

Location
Lorton

State
Virginia