Software Developer

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Information Technology - Software
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Leidos seeks a software developer to join a software development team working in the Herndon, VA area. The software developer will provide software updates as well as research, development, engineering, and operations and maintenance (O&M) support.This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance in order to be considered. 

The software developer will be part of a team responsible for design and development of web-based software for marking of specific data. Technologies used by the team include, but are not limited to: Java, J2EE, XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and web services. The team currently uses the Scrum agile methodology for managing software product development.

The software developer will contribute to the development of software applications through participation in daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, code design and construction, code reviews, and sprint retrospectives. The software developer will also be responsible for producing required system documentation, such as design specification and interface control documentation. Other duties will include participation in: unit testing, document peer reviews, weekly staff/team meetings, and ad hoc technical exchange meetings.

Mandatory Skills:

- Typically requires BS degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience. 
- A minimum of two (2) years of Java experience and/or a minimum of two (2) years of JavaScript experience.
- A minimum of three (3) years of experience in specialized software development experience (to include experience as an applications programmer on large-scale database management systems, knowledge of computer equipment and the ability to develop complex software to satisfy design objectives). 
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Desired Skills:

- Previous experience with XML
- Previous experience in web service development within a service-oriented architecture

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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