Location: ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION MD US 20701
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; it directly impacts the people involved.
As a Principal CNO Software Developer you will join a program that offers challenging Cyber projects which contribute to national priority missions. The program executes tasks which focus smaller teams on specific challenges, while providing a large team for project support and surge requirements. Selected applicants will find challenging work that grows their careers and opportunities to broaden their skills into emerging technologies.
Principal CNO developers design custom software tools and techniques on Windows or Linux platforms; are responsible for end-to-end design and developmentof custom software; diagnose and debug issues using both COTS and GOTS tools; have a firm understanding of how networks work; develop documentation pertinent to operating and supporting developed software and techniques; mentor and lead junior-level developers to accomplish mission objectives sand solve real-time cyber challenges. Qualifications:Typically requires Bachelor of Science Degree and 12 or more years of prior relevant experience.
Eight (8) years’ experience programming in C, C++, Assembly and Python
Seven (7) years’ experience developing in one (1) or more of the following: Windows applications using Visual Studio or .NET environments, UNIX applications using make files or comparable build environments, Mission-applicable platforms
Six (6) years’ experience with programming CNO tools and techniques
Four (4) years’ experience with network sockets programming and expert packet-level understanding of IP, TCP, and application-level protocols
Two (2) years’ experience developing packet-level programs and expert packet-level understanding of IP, TCP, and application-level protocols
Experience leading a team of developers
Experience debugging software
Experience creating and briefing technical presentations
Expert knowledge of UNIX kernel internals and/or low-level Windows internals, including but not limited to, the OS runtime linker/loader, object file formats (e.g. PE, COFF, ELF), file system internals (e.g. NTFS, ext2, btrfs), OS-specific mandatory and discretionary access control mechanisms, and process and thread APIs and data structures.
External Referral Eligible
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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.