Software Developer

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Information Technology - Software
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Leidos has an immediate opportunity for a Software Developer located in Long Beach, MS. Join a solutions driven, dynamic organization and take your experience to the next level! Leidos was named by LinkedIn as one of the best U.S. Companies and Forbes’ "America’s Top 500" list. Employees appreciate our flexible work environment, engaging careers and comprehensive benefits making Leidos a thriving workplace. Your job will be your play ground to solve problems, apply your passion for technology and impact teams through your leadership.


Job Description:

Position will be engaged to work on a cutting edge unmanned system project. This engineer will collaborate with a team of other engineers to develop, test, and integrate systems for unmanned surface vessels. Position will require occasional travel to and coordination with engineering activities at other Leidos facilities, in multiple locations across the United States, to test the work you are doing in the real world.

The engineer will work with a team to develop control and infrastructure software, and to assist with end to end testing, of unmanned vessels. As part of that team, they will produce software for system and build designs for review with leading experts. The team uses C++ on Linux and structured text for programming Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controller. The engineer will work in an Agile Scrum environment, collaborating with a distributed team.


Required Education/Skills:

• Position requires US citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD security clearance.

• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering and 3-5 years of prior relevant experience.

• At least two years of hands-on expertise with C/C++ in a Linux environment.

• Experience with scripting languages, such as Bash and Python.


Desired Experience:

• Existing security clearance is highly desirable

• Experience with High Availability systems and OpenSAF middleware

• Experience with Data Distribution System (DDS) implementation

• Embedded software development using Linux

• Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) experience


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 will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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