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643758 - Software Engineer Intern
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Leidos | San Diego, CA
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The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) of Leidos has an opportunity for a Software Engineering intern located in our San Diego, CA office.

Leidos is looking for a candidate that is excited to work side-by-side with some of the top research scientists in the nation. You will help translate scientific algorithms (developed in languages such as Matlab) into high quality software utilizing standard languages (such as C, C++, Java, and Python) and industry best practices. The software will be targeted for deployment on specific processors with limited resources, so you should be comfortable with some key concepts: scoping and sizing the algorithm space to include input test data and use cases, making simplifying assumptions in the algorithms, removing publishing code (such as graphs, etc.), targeting the algorithm to relevant computer processors and corresponding compiled or interpreted software languages, ensuring numeric accuracy, evaluating and optimizing run-time performance.


Candidate must have or be pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related degree with a 3.0 GPA or greater.

Experience developing, delivering, and maintaining production-level software (preferred)

Expertise with OO software design and implementation (preferred)

Experience with Matlab, C++, Java (preferred)

Experience debugging scientific software applications (preferred)

Comfortable solving complex problems

Ability to work in intensive and changing environment

Self-motivating, excellent written and verbal communication skills and good interpersonal skills

Must have a US Citizenship and be eligible for a DoD security clearance.

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions 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 pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Leidos

Leidos is an applied solutions company focused on markets that are seeing converging business and technological trends, and address basic, enduring human needs - defense and national security, health and life sciences, and energy, engineering and infrastructure. The Company's approximately 20,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and commercial health and engineering markets.