We’re a complex systems integration company building world-class solutions across government and defence that ensure peace of mind for the entire nation. Supported by global backing from our US network and employing over 37,000 people globally we’re trusted by our customers to deliver the most innovative answers to their most complex challenges. Seriously interesting work that benefits and safeguards every Australian. That’s where you come in.
Leidos Australia is looking for mid to senior level, talented and motivated Software Engineer to join our team based in multiple locations in Melbourne as we continue to scale up and grow the business in our expanding target markets. You will be able to hit the ground running working with our talented multi-disciplinary software team delivering and enhancing complex and high-value software including mission critical systems, bringing them to the next level while ensuring the highest level of availability, performance and security.
As a talented member of our agile development teams, you will rapidly grow and progress with us as a Software Engineer in a multidisciplinary environment across a diverse and influential Federal Government and Defence portfolio.
This is an exciting opportunity on developing an unique solution on managing program portfolios including resourcing. The Portfolio Application Lifecycle Management utility is a portfolio management tool, set of Jira plugins designed as a tailorable, configurable “single pane of glass” dashboard integrated directly into Jira to provide leadership level visibility, program transparency, and proactive decision-making capabilities. There is a potential of Web app development replacing these set of Jira plugins. Along with this, you will be working on industry leading solutions termed as ‘Software Factory’. Using AWS at core Software Factory Leidos has accomplished delivering rapid prototypes and trials of competing enterprise class container technology stacks to inform design decisions in extremely tight timeframe.
Working in an agile development team, you will:
Engage effectively with the Systems Engineering team, management, and other teams across the Technical Systems areas.
About you and what you will bring in
You have a Bachelor degree in engineering, computer science, information technology or a related discipline, together with relevant professional experience and specialised training. You will demonstrate a pro-active approach with the ability to understand the business, identify issues and develop enduring and trusting relationships with both the vast talent in Leidos and a broad range of customers.
You will also have:
This role does require the successful applicant to be an Australian Citizen and be able to obtain and hold a NV-1 security clearance.
Not just an organisation that delivers meaningful work to its customers, but one that provides unrivalled growth and development opportunities internally. Work in an environment where you are the owner of your path and can take your career in the direction you want to.
At Leidos you’ll enjoy 12 weeks’ paid parental leave as a primary carer, flexible work practices, discounted health insurance, novated leasing and more. Foster your career through complete access to learning and development and mentoring opportunities, we have a strong track record of internal promotion and career transitions.