Software Engineer (648431)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos has an opening for a Software Engineer to support the MCC21 software maintenance at JSC in Houston, TX.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop and maintain the Mission Control Center (MCC21) Common Services subsystem that encompasses the Distribution Bus, Operational History and User Experience Software. The applicant will require full software lifecycle knowledge using engineering and programming skills. The applicant will work in a dynamic team environment and will be responsible for software design, implementation, testing, and user support after the release of the software. Applicant will work closely with the user community and therefore, must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written. Strong initiative, teamwork, and problem solving skills are required.

B.S. degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or similar field. Software development experience using C++ or Java with Unix or Linux skills.
Candidate must have some familiarity with supporting software development projects. The candidate must have some software development experience using C++ or Java programming. UNIX or Linux skills are required. Must possess good oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team setup. Object Oriented programming skills are required. Knowledge of software development using agile practices and scrum methodology is a plus.
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