Senior System Engineer Job at Leidos – 3.7 in Springfield, VA

Job Description


Job Description:
The Homeland Security Solutions Operation within Leidos is seeking System Engineer with strong systems, software, and Agile experience to support a complex program to provide Agile development and operations and maintenance for critical systems on a mission-critical program supporting the Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) within Customs and Border Protection (CBP). PSPD supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CBP critical missions, specifically screening and processing travelers at the ports of entry (POEs) into the United States.

In this hands on position, you will work collaboratively to architect, design, build, deliver, and enhance highly available, scalable, real time systems. You will exercise your judgment in determining and recommending the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines and other resource constraints. You will participate in and/or direct major deliverables of projects through all aspects of the software development lifecycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, coding and unit testing.

Primary Responsibilities:
Candidates must have significant experience designing and developing databases in a DevSecOps environment.

Candidate should have a firm understanding of database operations in a multi-platform environment leveraging Oracle, Java, SQL, and the like.

Extensive experience with AWS Cloud technologies, architecture and integration.

Candidate must be familiar with the software development life-cycle.

Manage, monitor, and troubleshoot Splunk – and report on application issues.

Monitor and manage production databases, including assisting in the software release process

Monitor and manage backend data synchronization applications and external data source retrieval, applications.

This role analyzes recurring problems and initiates solutions for preventing reoccurrence.

Basic Qualifications:
Minimal 8+ years of experience using Oracle, SQL, and HADOOP

Experience with the creation of data warehousing and tier data models.

Experience contributing to deliverables and meeting performance metrics.

BA/BS or equivalent experience and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years or prior relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with J2EE architecture (JBoss, Apache, Tomcat) and deployment procedures.

Experience with Agile / Scrum methodology.

Experience with web application and relational database (SQL Server, Oracle).

Experience with Linux, Ansible, React, Node.js backend frameworks.


External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Public Trust

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Systems Engineering

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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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 Leidos.com 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 [email protected]

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.

About Company

Company: Leidos – 3.7

Company Location:  Springfield, VA

About Leidos - 3.7