Omaha, Nebraska


Job Description:

Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers' success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on dedication to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

Your greatest work is ahead!

Come put your software engineering skills into action! Leidos has an opening for a talented Software Development Lead to come work in one of our facility in Omaha, Nebraska. The tasks for this position include all aspects of steering the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and automated testing within an Agile and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery model. In this role, you will join a dynamic team that is singularly focused on providing world class solutions to our customers in an exciting, and inclusive atmosphere. You will be tested and provided a tremendous opportunity for growth in a customer-facing, fast-paced, and fun environment.

As a leader , you will architect, design, build, and enhance highly available and scalable systems used by customers worldwide. You will direct major deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding, and unit testing. Additionally, you will conclude and recommend the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines, and other resource constraints.

If this sounds like the type of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data diagnostics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence diagnostics and operations. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security demands for customers with “can’t fail” missions.

Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, submit your Resume with us today!

Duties Include:

+ Manage a team of software developers in the full software development lifecycle, working within broadly defined parameters.

+ Accountable for working closely with the Chief Engineer and Solutions Architect in developing solutions to complex needs.

+ Ensure multiple scrum teams adhere to Agile processes and DevSecOps best practices.

+ Convey with internal and external stakeholders about project status and key conclusion points.

+ Manage the resolution of roadblocks for the development team, working collaboratively with the Product Owner, technical management, and other engineers.

+ Creatively plan and estimate new development tasks and improve performance metrics.

Necessary Background, Skills, and Education:

+ Bachelor 's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and eight or more years of software engineering background; or a Master ’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and six or more years of software engineering background. Additional years of background may be considered in lieu of education.

+ Hands-on expertise with Java, C/C++, and object-oriented programming.

+ Background developing and delivering modern software, including microservices, containers, and serverless architectures.

+ Strong proficiency developing applications for stream processing, real-time data pipelines, and data integration using Confluent and Apache Kafka.

+ Background evaluating, designing, developing, and implementing RESTful services and APIs.

+ Background building and deploying Oracle Cloud Infrastructure compliant containerized applications.

+ Background delivering an entire piece of a system or application.

+ Background serving as a technical primary.

+ Working knowledge of Agile Development and continuous integration and continuous delivery (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery) methodologies and tools.

+ Background with a version control system (e.g., Git).

+ Knowledge of Agile Development tools such as Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence.

Preferred Background, Skills, and Education:

+ Background with Scala, Go, and Python.

+ Familiarity with DevSecOps practices.

+ Knowledge of continuous integration, delivery, and testing tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube, JUnit, Cucumber, Selenium, JMeter.

+ Familiarity with Universal Command and Control (C2) Interface messages (

UCI ).

+ Background working with the Air Force /Department of Defense (DoD) customers.

+ Background working in a multi-level classification environment.

Clearance Needed:

+ U.S. citizenship with a current DoD Secret clearance and ability to obtain a Top Secret/ SCI .

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Pay Range:Pay Range $97,500.00 - $150,000.00 - $202,500.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

REQNUMBER: R-00100578

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.

Omaha, Nebraska

At Leidos, quality performance means two things:

  1. Satisfying our customers by delivering the products and services they need on time and in budget.
  2. Continuously improving our processes so that our work meets requirements and is done right the first time.

Our proprietary EngineeringEdge® solution gives us a consistent, company-wide approach to planning, designing, developing, and delivering solutions that achieve our customers’ goals. Comprehensive and customizable, EngineeringEdge is based on industry standards and best practices from:

  • CMMI®, the CMMI Institute.
  • Project Management, the Project Management Institute.
  • the International Organization for Standardization (ISO®).
  • the International Council on Systems Engineering/INCOSE Corporation.
  • Electronic Industries Alliance.
  • Our four decades experience on a wide range of programs.

Many Leidos organizations have been able to earn coveted CMMI maturity level 3 and higher, as well as ISO 9001 organizational designations.

In addition, we have our own high standards for ethics and performance. Investors : Employee Code of Conduct

What does this mean to our clients? High quality products and services, developed in an environment committed to continuously improving processes and uncompromising ethics.

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