Tools Integration Software Developer

Employer
Leidos
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
Oct 18, 2021
Closes
Oct 20, 2021
Ref
150375237
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Leidos is looking for a Tools Integration Software Developer to join a high performing agile team using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology to support a nationally significant and fast-paced cryptographic key management program. Program execution follows DEVOPS best practices and employs robust development, test and production environments. We are using Test Driven Development (TDD) and test automation tools alongside a full suite of team collaboration tools. Leidos is the prime contractor providing system engineering, development, test, integration and operational support. The multi-year program is focused on injecting new technology and adding advanced capabilities while continuing to support an on-going mission and operational system.Job SummaryThe Tools Integration Software Engineer will perform software development activities as a member of an agile development team. Development includes the full range of turning agile stories into implementable concepts, through development, testing and deployment of the new capabilities in this complex system. The Tools Integration Software Engineer will be responsible for creating COTS product tool workflows for the development and program management teams in setting up, tracking, and reporting on work progress across the program. This development effort enables all other development and management across the program. Following the TDD pattern our developers are responsible for implementing robust testing leveraging DEVOPS automation and use of test automation commercial tools, even applied to this tool integration effort. The selected individual will use COTS tool integration, script development, data normalization, data mapping, workflow development, and user interface (UI) development and a diverse array of structured, procedural, scripting, and declarative languages including Java, Python, Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), XML, and many others. The ideal candidate will have experience doing tool integration between COTS products and have an understanding of creating business process connections to aid in software development, project and program management.Primary Responsibilities The Tools Integration Software Engineer will be responsible for software development activities both individually as a member of an agile team. The software engineer will actively participate in program increment planning and related team activities. He/she will work with Systems Engineers to develop requirements for Tool Integration and analyze and study complex business and process requirements, use design software tools, create and manage data flow diagrams, and utilize other accepted design techniques with the use of Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE) tools, and will use sound software engineering principles to ensure that developed code is modifiable, efficient, reliable, understandable, fault tolerant, and reusable. The selected individual will provide software process management and control throughout the coding portion of the software development process and will promote code reuse and cross-program collaboration while reducing maintenance costs by creating common functions and shared actions for developers and testers. The selected individual will engineer, author, tune and document automation scripts in a development environment and deploy to the test/production bench.Basic QualificationsBachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and at least 12 years of related experience. Additional experience may be substituted for a Degree.Specific experience with one or more of the following: Visual Basic, Java/JEE, Python, C/C++ , SQL, or GroovyExperience with User Interface development and databases and structuresExperience working with XHTML, HTML, XML, XSLTExperience developing on Windows, and/or Linux operating systemsDemonstrable experience doing COTS Tool Integration requiring custom code or scripting with several of the following: Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications, C#, Java, Python, PERL, PowerShell, Groovy, VBSMust have a strong understanding of sound software development principles and practicesMust be able to plan and prioritize personal tasking and be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writingMust be an independent thinker, capable of performing high quality work, both independently and with a team, in a fast-moving environmentPreferred QualificationsExperience doing COTS Tool integration with Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications or JavaExperience with high level requirements management including requirements decomposition, trade-off analysis, interface control, and testing and continuous integrationExperience with project and program management processes for software development (eg Agile Scrum, Scaled Agile, Earned Value)At least 5 years of experience in software development on Agile teams using Agile Developer practices such as Pair Programming, TDD, Refactoring, and ATDDExperience with FITNesse, Mockito, Cucumber, Unified Functional Tester (UFT), SeleniumExperience with Behavior Driven Development (BDD) or Test Driven Development (TDD)Experience with DevOps and Continuous Integration toolingExperience with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology, SAFe Agilest Certification, or past experience as a member of an agile teamcareers.leidos.com/CONMDExternal Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:5000Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with PolygraphTravel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Software EngineeringPay Range:

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