Junior Software Integration Engineer

Description

Job Description:

Job Description:

Do you enjoy prototyping and experimenting with software products and applications? Do you enjoy picking up a new piece of technology and learning it back to front? Do you have cybersecurity experience or an interest in shifting your career to cybersecurity engineering?

Leidos is seeking a talented engineer to become a key member of a mission-critical cybersecurity effort. As an engineer on this team, you will be working closely with subject matter experts to research, define, implement, test, deploy, and maintain key software components within an existing enterprise class information system. You will have a hand in every phase of the product lifecycle, from initial prototyping all the way to production maintenance and integration.

Responsibilities:
As a member of the team, you will:
  • Design, develop, test, and maintain a software stack using a mix of commercial and open-source software
  • Prototype and evaluate new software components for inclusion within the existing system architecture
  • Use automation tools to rapidly build, test, and deploy system components
  • Integrate analytics engines to visualize and enhance access control decision making
  • Simulate potential failure scenarios, then implement changes to make the system more resilient
  • Generate clear and maintainable documentation
  • Generate visual media that can communicate the benefits of a software tool or system to both technical and non-technical audiences


Core Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical or related field completed in the last 12 months
  • Experience with learning, installing, configuring, or integrating commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) or open source solutions or products
  • Understanding of infrastructure and platform components such as operating systems, databases, file systems, servers, load balancers, networking, firewalls, application program interface (API) gateways, and intrusion detection
  • Basic understanding of the Agile development process
  • Demonstrated ability to understand technical tasks and complete them on schedule
  • Effective written, oral, and visual communication skills, such that technical concepts can be communicated in a way that non-technical individuals can understand
  • Ability to work effectively within a team construct
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • All candidates must be US CITIZENS to be considered for the position


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following identity, credential, and access management (ICAM) concepts/standards:
    • LDAP or MS Active Directory
    • PKI and TLS/SSL
    • OAuth 2.0
    • OpenID Connect (OIDC)
    • SAML
    • SCIM
    • Multi-factor Authentication (MFA)
  • Hands-on experience with the Oracle IAM suite (OAM, OUD, OVD, OIM), API Gateways (e.g., Broadcom, Apigee, Kong), Java application servers (e.g. Oracle WebLogic, Apache Tomcat), or similar products (e.g., Sailpoint, ForgeRock, Keycloak, WSO2, Okta, Kong, Open Identity, Apache Syncope)
  • Experience in identity management and governance, to include single sign-on, identity federation, or enterprise directory architecture and design
  • Experience in multiple of the following areas, and a desire to learn the others:
    • Linux OS scripting (Bash)
    • Software development in a high-level programming language (Java, C#, Python)
    • Database setup and integration, both relational and NoSQL (Oracle DB, MySQL, CouchDB)
    • Cloud infrastructure platforms (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure)
    • DevOps automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
    • Source control and Agile development tools (Git, Maven, Jenkins, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence)
    • Analytics and search engines (Elasticsearch, Splunk, Apache Solr)
  • Local to DC/Maryland/Virginia

GxNEXT

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

5000

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Engineering

Pay Range: