Are you interested in improving and shaping the IT industry? Leidos is seeking a Software Application Engineer who is motivated by variety, is seeking a challenging environment for professional growth, and is interested in supporting an Investor Owned Utility client headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana. Leidos has a long-term customer who we have supported in all areas of IT operations since the client's first outsourcing engagement over 20 years ago.
Leidos is hiring a Software Application Engineer to join our team who is highly motivated, responsible and a detailed oriented team. The successful candidate will work as part of our team supporting a long-term program for an Investor Owned Utility client with the implementation, configuration, and maintaining of GIS applications in a project and support capacity. This position will work directly with client customers to provide world-class application baseload and non-baseload support for multiple utility company applications. This candidate will also work with Product Support Manager and team to maintain daily operations surrounding the GIS. This position requires an experienced, self-motivating individual capable of performing in a fast-paced development environment, as well as interacting effectively with key customers and users.
If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!
Location: Looking for someone in the New Orleans, LA, Little Rock, AR or The Woodlands, TX area. Role is currently remote, however once COVID restrictions loosen candidate may be expected to report to the office/client site.
On Call Rotation could be required.
Working directly with client customers to provide world-class Application baseload and non-baseload support for multiple utility company applications.
Working with common GIS software including:
Interaction with map features
Efficient use of core functions
Ability to leverage available tools to solve tasks
Ability to extend core functions
Create new modules
Custom tools or extensions
Understanding Spatial Data Modeling
Creation and Manipulation of Features
Updating RWO Objects and applying to the database
Building Custom GIS Applications, via:
GE Smallworld Images
ArcGIS Engine or Runtime
Querying, Reporting, and Extraction of Spatial Data
Required Skills, Education and Competencies:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, GIS, or related. High school diploma with additional work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
3+ years of related experience
Able to perform in a complex multi-tasking and multi-customer work environment
Able to work within limited time restraints and strict deadlines
Able to perform duties without immediate supervision
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent inter-personnel skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Languages: Magik, Python, C#, Java
Ability to support multiple projects
Highly motivated and able to solve highly technical and complex problems
External Referral Bonus:
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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