Senior Software Engineer.
As a senior developer within our Civil division you will be act as the main technical point of contact for one or more solutions, in which capacity you will be responsible for leading the delivery of a future work pipeline and resolution of complex support tasks requiring deep subject matter expertise, and ensuring technical assurance standards are maintained during the completion of engineering tasks.
In doing so you will be expected to lead other engineers as well as taking a direct hands on approach to delivery when appropriate.
Leadership responsibilities include:
Providing subject matter expertise to application support analysts during the resolution of complex support issues
Ensuring requirement and design documentation is maintained to a high standard and on a timely basis
Specifying tasks, establishing estimates and tracking progress during their completion
Raising and managing technical escalations reported by the team, and clearing blockers
Ensuring changes are fully tested and correct, and that mandated assurance activities such as code reviews take place
Managing the successful deployment of changes to the customer’s hosting environment, and completing knowledge transfer activities when required
Candidates will have experience of the following:
NHibernate / Fluent NHibernate
Automated Unit Testing / Test Driven Development (TDD)
Front end testing
Git & GitFlow
Agile Software Development
Infrastructure as Code
Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment, e.g.
Azure DevOps (ADO)
BitBucket, Bamboo, Octopus Deploy
Cloud Services Experience or Certifications
Experience of the following would also be beneficial:
Service Oriented Architectures.
What we do for you:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
Who We Are:
Leidos UK & EUROPE – we work to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering and science.
Leidos is a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.
Working together as Team Leidos we are helping to transform the UK's defence supply chain by providing an integration of a complex mixture of services, at low risk, using a modern suite of systems that will deliver one version of the truth. For the first time, the MOD will see the whole picture, as it is happening.
What Makes Us Different:
Purpose: you can use your passion and abilities at Leidos to keep the people you care about safe. We are at the forefront of machine learning, AI, cyber security and solutions. Using your skills in the technology frontline by helping to build a safer world. You can inspire change.
Collaboration: having flexibility to do your job is one of our core benefits, enabling you to become part of our extraordinary team. We have been empowering our people to work flexibly for years. Whether you work from home, the office or on customer sites, we will give you the digital tools and the flexibility to work smarter and align your needs and ours.
People: Leidos empowers people from every background to be themselves and gives you the tools to learn new skills by enabling growth whilst developing. We believe that extraordinary people need opportunities to grow, to be inspired and to inspire others. At Leidos, we invest in technical academies, career rotations and a career development plans that that enhance your future.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Original Posting Date:11/24/2023
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.