Software Development Process Specialist (647821)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Leidos has an exciting opportunity for a Software Development Process Specialist in Hampton, VA to assist users in establishing a JIRA-based requirements management/production tasking and tracking/reporting system. Candidates must currently possess a TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered. The candidate will be responsible for the following tasking:
  • Assist the development of a web application. Specifically assistance will be needed with Page layout, widget development, visualization
  • Evaluating and implement analytical and visualization software
  • Installation configuration and testing of software
  • Work with System Engineering team to determine software requirements and feasibility
  • Moving from conception prototype environment to an operational system
  • Integration with customer security infrastructure
  • Enhance user interface for analysts
  • Interact with customer at API level
  • Interface with stakeholders and users to improve features and functions of supported products

Qualifications: Must have at least 2 years of experience in the following:
  • Experience in software development/engineering including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution. The individual must be able to not only understand user requirements, but then translate those into executable code as required.
  • Recent experience developing software in an enterprise environment.
  • Recent experience developing software for Windows (2000, 2003(or later), XP, Vista), UNIX or Linux (Red hat versions 3-5) OS.
Additional Required Skills:
  • Experienced with JavaScript, Flex, JSP, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), CSS, SpringMVC or equivalents for UI developers and Spring, Hibernate, JPA, Servlets or equivalents for enterprise Java developers and developing at least one Object Oriented System (OOS).
  • Have demonstrated technical writing skills and have generated at least 5 documents in support of a software development project and experience designing and developing applications that contain a user-facing view component.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages.
  • Experience with software engineering principles including but not limited to: documentation, use of bug tracking systems and agile development.
Desired Skills:
  • Experience in JIRA/ software configuration, database management, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.
  • Strong background with task analysis and user interface design.
  • Demonstrated ability to work iteratively with customers to gather and document user experience requirements.
  • A high degree of creativity, interaction design, and problem solving abilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to design compelling and intuitive user interfaces.
  • Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail.
  • Provide help desk-like support to users.
  • May require 5% travel.

**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 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