Software Developer (655591)

  • 07/04/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable

Job Description

Location: ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION MD US 20701 Description:

The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) at Leidos currently has an opening for a Software Developer to work in our Annapolis Junction, Maryland office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience supporting an important, fast-paced, mission critical program.

Job Summary:

The SoftwareDeveloper will assist in the improvement and continued development of a complicated web application. The person will be part of a software development team utilizing an agile development methodology. The initial focus of this position is the design and implementation of a Javascript-based automated testing capability. Additional tasking expected over time.

Primary Roles and Responsibilities
•Design, code and test software to support automated web application testing initiative
•Ensure that developed code is modifiable, efficient, reliable, understandable, and fault tolerant
•Support all phases of the software development lifecycle, including requirements analysis, system design, software development, testing, documentation, and maintenance, for a complex software system/application

External Referral Eligible


To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

•Bachelor’s degree or12 years of related experience in software development
•Demonstrated proficiency with Javascript, HTML/CSS, nodejs, Java
•Past experience in web application design, user interface design or user experience (UX) design
•Must have a solid understanding of sound software development principles and practices
•Must be able to plan and prioritize personal tasking and be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
•Must be an independent thinker, capable of performing high quality work, both independently and with a team, in a fast-moving environment

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
•Experience in one or more of the following: Javascript unit tests, angular/angular 2, Vue/nuxt, Lodash, Underscore, JQuery, Bootstrap, Block Element Modifier (BEM) or similar CSS naming conventions, REST
•Experience working in an agile software development environment
•Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline

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.