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Bethesda, MD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 19 September 2019

Job Description:

The Leidos Innovation Center is seeking a Software/Data Engineer to architect an API Gateway supporting our national security customers in Bethesda, MD. Our Leidos team delivers large-scale applications and integrated systems to assist our customers in architecting platforms that enable reliable and scalable access to their data through both user interfaces as well as through standard interfaces. As a Software/Data Engineer you be responsible for application integration across the enterprise to enable access to or submission of heterogeneous data, exposure of analytic services through standard interfaces, and integration with external partners. In this role you will work with an amazing team of data scientists, data engineers, and clients that will define the requirements that drive the API strategy. The individual in this position needs to be knowledgeable in distributed application architectures, to include APIs, web services, microservices, and asynchronous event protocols.

Fun stuff you will do on the job:
Architect, build, and manage API's supporting on premise and cloud platform environments such as AWS.
Contribute to the conceptual and physical design of application integration using APIs and events
Develop and test an API gateway that makes it easy for developers to create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
Develop and test runtime execution of APIs
Prototyping and demonstrate concepts when necessary (eg mock-client apps
Assist in integration, QA, and performance tests
Assist in production setup, monitoring and rollout to partners

Skills you need to be successful in this role:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Business Information Systems or equivalent educational or professional experience and/or qualifications with at least 6 years of experience in software development
Must possess a TS security clearance and be able to obtain a DoD TS/SCI clearance
At least 1 year of experience in developing REST services using Java or Python or Node.js
Experience delivering APIs for external partners and integrating with external vendors
Able to implement processes and troubleshoot to continue to improve operational stability
Experience with GitHub or GitLab
Understanding of DevOps processes
Strong communication, interpersonal skills and problem-solving skills

You will wow us even more if you have these skills:
Experience as part of Agile SW team
Experience using JIRA, Confluence, and Jenkins
Experience with Elasticsearch and logging framework
Experience with Apache JMeter or Blazemeter
Experience working in AWS Commercial and/or AWS GovCloud for at least 2 years
Experience tuning high-volume applications
Knowledgeable in security protocols such as SAML and OAuth

External Referral Eligible

Bethesda, MD, United States of America
9/19/2019 5:05:07 PM

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