Python Software Developer

Company: Leidos
Location: Annapolis Junction, Maryland, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 23.MAR.2021
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Description Job Description: Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most i...



Job Description:

Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Disability Leave, Paid Pandemic Leave, Safe Work Environments AND a 20k Sign on Bonus for this position!

Here's what one of our Software Developer's has to say about working on this team.

I enjoy having the independence to work on a task while having many people to go to for suggestions and help when needed. My team is small but very unified, communicative, and helpful.

If this sounds like a place you can thrive, keep reading!

Program Summary
The Leidos Intelligence Group has multiple career opportunities for Python Software Engineers on our large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.

Job Summary
Leidos is seeking Software Developers with varying levels of experience that are self-motivated, enjoy working directly with the customer and with the end-users and value high quality software. Software Developers will join a small team working with some of the brightest developers in the industry. This is a Quick Reaction Capabilities team. The environment is fast paced with normal schedules and releases. However, the team does not get bogged down in processes. The goal is to get things done quickly and accurately. Developers are encouraged to work autonomously and explore new and cutting edge solutions.

Primary Responsibilities
As a Software Developer on this Quick Reaction Capabilities team you will provide system and software life-cycle support for incremental software functionality. As part of the effort to make sequencing more efficient, the team is open to exploring new technologies and/or options such as machine learning and artificial intelligence concepts.
Basic Qualifications

TS/SCI with polygraph
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
Minimum of 5 years with software development lifecycle experience; BS degree or related engineer/technology degree may count toward experience
Strong Python experience
Senior level roles BS+7 YoE, experience working on BEERGARDEN
Experience with Docker
Experience with Gitlab

Continuous Integration




Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years' experience with designing, coding, testing, and debugging software to run under either Microsoft Windows (XP or later) or UNIX (Solaris 8 or later, Redhat LINUX) Operating System.
Strong work ethic and focused developer with high productivity.
Needs to be able to quickly learn new technologies.
Desired Qualifications

Knowledge of distributed systems
Niagara Files


This position is eligible for an increased sign on bonus of $20, 000. Please visit for details and a full list of eligible opportunities.

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Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


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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 .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws. - provided by Dice

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