We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Software Developer joining our team to support Government activities at McLean.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to work in a fast-moving and collaborative environment that regularly informs policymakers on national security issues.
In this role, a typical day will include:
Candidate would join a diverse team of developers, data scientists, and social scientists to construct the API as part of an integrated we-based solution for use by enterprise analysts.
Responsible for developing API that delivers data and model outputs to our customer base.
Responsible for interfacing with in-house database and web developers to create a solution for telling compelling stories with data.
Creating and maintaining REST APIs.
Creating and maintaining relational databases.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.
Applies expert knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
Applies expert knowledge in creating advanced models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.
Provides expert analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
Provides expert knowledge and guidance on the software or system process for optimal documentation and future maintenance and updates.
May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.
May serve as a mentor to experienced analysts.
May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)
May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in software development.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
Minimum of 15 years related experience.
Technical Skills: Experience with Sponsor’s deployment of AWS, REST APIs, Python, SQL, Relational Databases, Git Software version control system, experience writing queries, ETL.
Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU
Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.