Full Stack Software Engineer

Description

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos has an opening for a Full Stack Software Engineer for the Global Solutions Management - Operations II (GSM-O II) contract.

This contract includes the Operations, Sustainment, Maintenance, Repair and Defense of the Defense Information System Network (DISN) within the DOD Information Network (DODIN) in support of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

This role is primarily remote but candidates must be within commuting distance to Scott AFB, IL or Ft. Meade, MD for on-site support.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Design, develop, document, test and deploy software written in Python, JavaScript, Java and SQL.
  • Create Kibana visualizations and dashboards using React to provide information to users and support staff.
  • Develop Kafka system integrations between Elasticsearch/Logstash and other systems.
  • Develop robotic process automation (RPA) bots using Automation Anywhere.
  • Assist with the deployment, configuration, testing, troubleshooting, maintenance, updates/upgrades of Kafka and Elastic clusters and environments.
  • Develop automated tests using Ansible, Selenium, JMeter, Junit and/or other applicable tools.
  • Develop automated CI/CD build/deployment pipelines using Cloudbees/Jenkins, Artifactory, OpenShift/Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible and Bitbucket.
  • Work with an Agile team, attend daily scrums and demonstrate working software while collaborating with a geographically distributed (remote) team.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve installation, infrastructure and system issues.
  • Proactively and independently identify, report, monitor, and mitigate technical risks.
  • Frequently communicate and collaborate with other team members to ensure successful completion of project objectives.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Software development experience with Python, Java and SQL. Working knowledge of JavaScript.
  • Experience designing, developing and deploying software in a cloud environment (AWS is a plus).
  • Experience developing software on a UNIX command line platform.
  • Strong communication skills that enable proactive and effective collaboration with a virtual team, including the ability to clearly articulate status and present to both customers and program leadership.
  • Active DoD Secret clearance with ability to obtain an 8570 certification, such as Security+ CE.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Database development experience, including experience with triggers and stored procedures.
  • Web development experience, specifically using HTML, JavaScript and UI frameworks such as React.
  • Experience with Atlassian tools, including JIRA and Confluence.
  • Experience working remotely with a geographically dispersed team.
  • Full software lifecycle automation experience (design, development, test, deployment), including deployment to a production environment.
  • Experience developing and deploying software in a DoD environment (DISA experience is a plus), including experience building and deploying software applications that meet DoD security standards, including updating applications and code to meet security scans and meeting security implementation guidelines (e.g. STIGs).
  • Experience designing and implementing application deployment pipelines and developing software in a containerized environment with Kubernetes and Docker (OpenShift experience is a plus).
  • Experience designing, building and deploying DevOps pipelines with Bitbucket, Git, Jenkins, Artifactory and Ansible (or equivalent tools).
  • Experience designing and building automated software testing pipelines using Ansible, Selenium, JMeter, Junit and/or other applicable tools.
  • Experience with Kafka connector integrations, custom connector development and an understanding of core concepts and working experience with ksqlDB and Kafka Streams.
  • Experience developing Kafka system integrations between Elasticsearch/Logstash and other systems.
  • Report and Dashboard development experience with Kibana.
  • Hold an active security certification that meets DOD 8570 IAT level II or higher, such as Security+ CE or CISSP.


GSMO

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

$3000

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 75%

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Engineering

Pay Range:

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