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Senior Python Developer

Company: Leidos
Location: Reston
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Job Description:


Job Description:

The ANNEX team in the Intel division at Leidos currently has an opening for a Senior Python Developer to work in our Reston, VA office. In support of a DoD/intel program, the senior developer will assist in building cutting edge solutions to solve complex problems with the right technologies, working through an agile development and release process to support critical customer mission goals in the area of OCO. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide end to end solutions by analyzing requirements, devising solution design and implementing solutions using Python
  • Django (or similar experience with other Python web frameworks) for rapidly developing web applications
  • Deliver fully-tested, production-ready, cloud-ready or cloud-hosted applications in Python
  • Work independently or collaborating with a team of software and systems engineers to ensure integrated end-to-end design and implementation
  • Enforce existing process guidelines; driving new processes, guidelines, and best practices
  • Use established agile processes to work within scrum teams to create automated test scripts, assist with creation of test plans, procedures and reports detailing the test process and infrastructure to appropriately assess that tools meet defined requirements.
  • Employ automated test tools and operating in a closed, secure environment
  • Provide support to DRs detected in service development, delivery and operations
  • Contribute to the scrum teams, participating in daily scrums, and be proactive to work tasks and resolve obstacles
  • Must be a dynamic, innovative, self-starting problem solver that can operate with minimal supervision.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline with 8-12 years prior experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience, or experience in lieu of degree.
  • Experience with software testing frameworks (similar to Selenium, Junit or DART)
  • Agile workload management and bug tracking (similar to Jira or BitBucket)
  • Understanding of C2 communications through an LP
  • Prior scripting development experience (e.g., Python, C, C++, Assembly)
  • Candidates must be a US citizen at a minimum with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI level with Poly security clearance for consideration

Preferred Qualifications

  • Organizing/supporting user acceptance testing (UAT) prior to Production deployment
  • Experience in maintaining C++ applications
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools
  • Negative testing concepts and risk assessment reporting
  • Understanding of Personal Security Product and Firewall configurations
  • Code quality scans (e.g., SonarQube)

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:

Yes, 10%

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Software Development

Pay Range:

Keywords: Leidos, Reston , Senior Python Developer, Other , Reston, Virginia

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