The Homeland Security Solutions Operation within Leidos is seeking Software Developer with strong systems, software, cloud, and Agile experience to support a complex program to provide Agile development and operations and maintenance for critical systems on a mission-critical program supporting the Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) within Customs and Border Protection (CBP). PSPD supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CBP critical missions, specifically screening and processing travelers at the ports of entry (POEs) into the United States.
In this hands on position, you will work collaboratively to architect, design, build, deliver, and enhance highly available, scalable, real time systems. You will exercise your judgment in determining and recommending the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints. You will participate in and/or direct major deliverable of projects through all aspects of the software development life cycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing.
Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and support ability and effectiveness analyzes
Must be a self-starter, strong leader, and have the ability to work independently with little supervision.
BS degree and and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.
Proficiency and knowledge of the following:
Knowledge of software design patterns.
Experience with an issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira)
Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint).
Proficiency with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with DevOps frameworks
Must have the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance, at minimum
Active CBP BI
Experience with CBP
Experience on AWS, CI/CD, SecDevOps is a plus
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Leidos is a Fortune 500 ® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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