Chief Software Engineer

Leidos Vienna , VA 22181

Posted 2 days ago

Job Description:

Leidos is currently looking for a Chief Software Engineer. The Chief Engineer Plans, schedules, and directs preparation of software to process data and solve problems by use of COTS and custom written software:

Consults with management and other team to clarify software intent, identify problems, suggest changes, and determine extent of programming and coding required. Reviews work of programming personnel. Conducts code reviews, peer reviews, and audits of the software baseline Develops software from designs, considering factors, such as infrastructure capacity and speed, capabilities of peripheral equipment, and intended use of output data.

Revises or directs revision of existing software to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. Compiles documentation of software development and subsequent revisions. Trains other team members in program software processes and techniques.

An expert in root cause analysis and problem identification of large scale software systems. Collaborates with external Leidos engineering resources and vendors to integrate new frameworks and technologies

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar discipline required, Master's degree preferred. 15+ years of overall development experience. 6+ years of Java development experience in a Linux environment. 2+ years of Agile software development experience 1+ years of Ruby experience. Experience at least four of the following: o Relational databases (Oracle/PostgreSQL), o Web services, o Grails, o Mule or comparable Enterprise Service Bus, o Groovy o Gradle, o Hibernate o Spring Framework o Familiarity with Atlassian Suite (JIRA, Confluence, Crucible, Fisheye), o Jenkins o Sonar Desired Qualifications Master's degree in Computer Science or similar discipline. AWS experience AWS certification

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 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers.

Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Manager Software Engineer Emerging Tech

Capital One

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 11/16/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-14T00:00 Towers Crescent (12066), United States of America, Vienna, Virginia At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding. Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good. Senior Manager, Software Engineer - Emerging Tech The Emerging Tech team keeps an eye focused on the future of technology and how new trends, paradigms, or tools can help propel Capital One. We are looking for innovators that are excited to learn and explore various languages, frameworks, and technologies that are 2-4 years out from mainstream adoption. We work to uncover how an emerging technology can become a usable technology by defining collaborating with our business partners to define the product space and build practical solutions. Our team is growing and we're looking for a senior lead software engineer that has a deep passion for technology, solving problems, and value communication & collaboration. Responsibilities: * Lead and mentor a team of software engineers to drive and deliver solutions * Work with business and tech partner across the organization to understand the opportunity, frame the product space, and define solutions * Stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community * Actively looks for ways to contribute, and knows how to get things done * Builds consensus and iteratively improve solutions * Periodic travel required. To thrive in this role you bring: * A depth and breadth of knowledge across multiple software engineering disciplines and fluency with at least one programming languages * A strong sense of engineering craftsmanship, takes pride in the code they write. * Passion about hands-on coding, testing, releasing, monitoring, and supporting working software in production * System Design experience, particularly direct experience with design and architectural patterns. * Experience with and willingness to work on multiple layers of the software stack including UI and associated frameworks/libraries including jQuery and Angular * Direct devops experience and familiarity with cloud technologies * Great communication and reasoning skills, including the ability to make a strong case for technology choices * Works well in an agile environment and team as a technical lead * Willingness to learn new technologies Basic Qualifications: * Bachelors Degree or Military Experience * At least 5 years of software development experience in Java, Clojure, Scala, Node, Python, Ruby, Go or a combination * At least 4 years of experience in technical management of software development projects * At least 3 years experience in people management * At least 1 year of experience with CI/CD tools * At least 1 year of experience with container based environments * At least 1 year of experience working on AWS Preferred Qualifications: * 3+ years of experience in agile development and methodologies. * 1+ year of experience with Jenkins * 1+ year of experience with rapid prototyping and interface design testing Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position. Capital One Vienna VA

Chief Software Engineer