Python Developer - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required (647298)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

About Leidos:At Leidos, we take responsibility for improving the quality of life of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work. Our commitment extends beyond the contributions we make to solve Mission-Critical Problems and to Secure America and the World problems through science and technology.
Program Summary:This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work that’s being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.
Position Summary:An experienced software developer/engineer who enjoys programming with Python is needed to provide full system and software life-cycle support for incremental software functionality. The developer will join a team currently comprised of two software developers. In this role, the software developer will be using Python as the programming language, primarily middle-tier. Therefore, strong Python experience is a firm requirement. In addition to strong Python skills, the developer will need experience with full stack development. This is a great opportunity for someone that would enjoy working in a fast paced environment, who enjoys autonomy and requires little direction. A strong go-getter with solid work ethic is needed for this position.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or related field and 12 or more years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience. Within the last 7 years a minimum of 5 years software development experience using high-level programming languages Strong Python development skills
Desired experience (not required but is a plus)Flask, Angular, Javascript, Postgres, ELK Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana), Git and Docker

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 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