The Security amp; Transportation Group is looking for a hands-on undergraduate summer intern to assist in our software verification and validation efforts.
Job Duties: Under guidance, work with software developers on improving algorithms. Test and verify correctness and efficiency of improvements. Execute and maintain software utility tools (basic knowledge of Perl or PowerShell is a plus). Generate or update documentation reflecting changes in software. The position will require the candidate’s willingness to learn new software tools quickly. The ideal candidate will be energetic, highly motivated, detailed-oriented, and have passions and desires to contribute to the development of high-quality software products. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to become very familiar with the life cycle of software product development.
EDUCATION: Must be enrolled in a Software Engineering degree program at an accredited college or university.
Must be a US Citizen and be able to successfully pass a U.S. Treasury background investigation (BI) and obtain required clearance. Also, must be able to obtain a Security Clearance from other federal government agencies, including TSA.
• A passion for problem-solving
• Excellent Organization skills
• Microsoft Office
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ability to work with a team and independently
• Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server is a plus but not necessary
• Familiar with Test Plans, Test Procedures, Test Reports, and defect ticketing systems is a plus not necessary
• Prior testing experience is a plus but not necessary
• Proficient in C++ or C# is a plus but not necessary
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.