• Leidos
  • $107,040.00 -160,420.00/year*
  • Pleasantville , NJ
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 105 Palermo Ave

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Description Job Requisition: Software Development Engineer

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Software Development Engineer who will be a member of a dynamic team working on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Time Based Flow Management (TBFM) program. The purpose of TBFM is to maximize use of available National Airspace System (NAS) resources, while minimizing delays and disruptions to aircraft operators and their customers, as well as reducing fuel burn and engine emissions thereby decreasing user operational costs.

The Software Development Engineer will work within the Air Traffic Management software engineering organization and will be supporting the FAA TBFM program.

Primary Responsibilities

Develop enhancements for TBFM software (consisting primarily of C, C++, and Java) on a UNIX/Linux platform within a waterfall development process.

Provide problem analysis of and develop fixes for any assigned software issues.

Provide support as needed for the system engineering and test teams.

Translate requirements into detailed software designs.

Develop significant expertise in assigned areas and become a go-to resource in those areas for others on the program.

Serve in a leadership capacity on development efforts as needed.

Lead and mentor less experienced software developers.

Basic Qualifications

Typically requires a Bachelor of Science degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience.

Significant experience in object-oriented design and development with the C++ and/or Java programming language on a large-scale (>20 K-SLOC) development.

Experience with Git or similar version control tool.

Experience with Jira.

Experience with software development in a Linux/Unix environment

Experience with following a documented software process

A strong working knowledge of the software engineering life cycle

Excellent communication, interpersonal, analytical, and written skills

Self-Starter and ability to multitask

Ability to work effectively both individually and within a team

Desired Qualifications

Working experience in FAA ATC programs

Knowledge of C, Ada, Perl, scripting languages

Demonstrated leadership experience

External Referral Bonus: Eligible

Potential for Telework: Yes

Clearance Level Required: Public Trust

Travel: No

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Shift: Day

Requisition Category: Professional

Job Family: Software Development



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 .

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 .

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.

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Associated topics: .net, backend, back end, c++, develop, developer, matlab, python, sdet, sw

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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