Software Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Clearance

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Software Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI & Polygraph Eligible is required to be considered for this position
W2 with full benefits
pay range $75/hr
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Subject Matter Expert

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.
• Work completely independently and have the ability to coach others
• 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
• Candidate must have a minimum of a Top Secret/SCI clearance
• A United States Government administered polygraph examination will be given to the selected candidate; he/she must pass it to maintain employment in this position
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• BS degree in Computer Science or related field and 4-8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2-6 years of prior relevant experience
• Demonstrated ability and experience with Java, JavaScript, and object oriented programming.
• Knowledge of Agile, SCRUM Development methodologies.

Desired Skills:
• "Full stack" development capabilities



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