Software Engineer WVU Pipeline (648658)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos has multiple job openings for Junior Software Engineers in Morgantown, WV.


Although we are seeking interested engineers from all regions, this requisition is initially focused on WVU students, graduates and alumni. Please review our career site for multiple positions listed for the Morgantown, WV area.

We are seeking talented Junior Software Engineers to join our center of excellence to help build, and enhance highly available, scalable, real time systems used by our customers worldwide. At Leidos we offer engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals and growth.

An opportunity to work in deliverables projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing. Exercise judgment in determining and recommending the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints.

Provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer facing, fast paced, agile environment.


-Design, develop, troubleshoot, and debug mission critical software source code using modern software development languages and tools, such as java.

-Participate in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters.

-Use Jira, Confluence, Nexus, Stash-Git/Subversion development operations, collaboration and source control tools.

-Support creation and updating of all relevant documentation and specifications for design, development and testing.

-Identify potential roadblocks and develop around them.

-Plan and estimate development tasks and work to improve performance metrics.

-Develop maintainable code that matches specification.

-Perform unit testing of code, including manipulation of data for analysis of system requirements.

-Own the delivery of an small parts of a system or application.

-Work closely with other senior engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.

-Build software solutions where the solution is not always well defined but always considers the customer first.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and less than 2 years of combined experience, education, internships, course work and relevant system background. Minimum 3.0 GPA.-Solid experience with Java/C++ and object oriented programming (applicants will be tested).-A solid understanding of software development process fundamentals.-A strong, self-motivated desire to learn new programming languages, tools, frameworks, and techniques. -The ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security clearance, requiring a U.S. Citizenship.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:-WVU students, graduates and alumni.-Familiarity with basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, XML, SOAP, WSDL, REST, JSON, and JavaScript.-Familiarity with web application technologies, such as Apache Tomcat, JBoss, etc.-Knowledge of a version control system (e.g., Git).-Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies.-Familiarity with multiple operating systems (Mac OSX, Windows, LINUX, etc.).-Familiarity with at least one Relational Database Management System (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.).-Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, amp; PowerPoint).-Familiarity with NoSql databases (Apache Accumulo, MongoDB, etc.).-Familiarity with server-side JavaScript.-Active DoD security clearance.
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