Junior Software Engineer (645512)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos ranks in the top 40 on LinkedIn's 2017 "Top Companies" list. We offer challenging and meaningful problems, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth.

We are seeking talented Junior Software Engineers to mentor as they join our team in enhancing our live streaming video applications and services, which are in active use by our global customers.


Leidos' Advanced Solutions Group is seeking Junior Software Engineers in Dayton, OH or Charlottesville, VA to help build and maintain our live streaming video applications for analysts. Our team works with a variety of languages (C++, Java, Javascript, Python) and technologies (Docker, Puppet, NiFi, etc). Gain experience while working on challenging problems to help us achieve our vision: sub-second latency for live video delivery and playback in both desktop and browser-based clients, with pluggable, horizontally scalable backend components supporting ingest, variable bit rates, and analyst workflows.


- Design, develop, and debug mission critical software source code.

- Participate in the full software development lifecycle.

- Research and integrate new technologies into our development and production systems.

- Work on the hardest open problems in live-streamed video.



- Minimum Education: BS in a technical field of study.

- 2 or more years of combined software engineering experience, including internships, course work, or hobby projects.

- 1 or more years of experience with a modern programming language.

- Demonstrable problem solving skills.

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship and ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.


- Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies and Test-Driven Development.

- Familiarity with basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, XML, SOAP, WSDL, REST, JSON, and JavaScript.

- Familiarity with at least one Relational Database Management System (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.).

- Familiarity with NoSql databases (Apache Accumulo, MongoDB, etc.).

- Experience with functional programming.

- QT and/or web graphical user interface development experience.

External Referral Eligible
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. JBLeidos ICJBMeta