Senior JAVA Software Developer- Remote

Clearance Level
Software Development
Remote, Based in USA

REQ#: RQ104148

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Senior JAVA Developer to support our Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) customer. 

This is a remote based role; strong preference for candidates located in the DMV.( DC/MD/VA).

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior JAVA Developer supporting the architectural integrity of our solution for HHS, you will be trusted to provide technical expertise for the current and future state of the solution.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Identify application performance bottlenecks and facilitate root cause analysis of system issues to minimize impact and future occurrence using Glowroot and New Relic.

  • Create solutions and conduct performance tests to improve availability, performance, reliability, capacity and scalability in the application, system or database layers.

  • Ensures the applications meet the defined SLAs.

  • Analyze performance test results with engineers, product managers, other stakeholders and coordinates with the respective teams for performance tuning, memory leaks and bug fixes.

  • Understand systems technical architecture, and able to identify the performance implications for different layers of system based on design discussions or architecture documents.


  • 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.

  • Strong background working in Agile environments with Agile methodologies.

  • Ability to resolve web, application and database bottlenecks such as JVM and connection pool issues.

  • Excellent communication, organization, and analytical skills.

  • Ability to multi-task and handle changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas clearly and simply.

  • Ability to lead as well as work with peers in driving a solution.

  • Experience in developing Web Applications involving both front end (Javascript including Jquery and React), back end (Java), and writing SQL and PL/SQL against an Oracle database.

  • Hands-on knowledge in web-based environment utilizing enterprise Java and Web Technologies.

  • 5+ years of experience as a Developer for large-scale enterprise applications; Tyler Technologies Entellitrak (ETK) preferred.

  • Experience with MS Office suite of product

  • Experience with ServiceNow preferred

  • Experience in Application performance monitoring tools and other tools such as JMETER, Selenium, LibreOffice for PDF conversion, and large PDF handling processes.

  • Understanding of J2EE Architecture (Apache/Tomcat).

  • Understanding of process automation (Jenkins)

  • Proficient with monitoring tools such as New Relic, Glowroot or SolarWinds

  • Proficient with Java, JavaScript (including Jquery and React), HTML

  • Proficient with JIRA

  • Proficient with SQL and PL/SQL with a good ability to improve SQL query performance

  • MUST be able to obtain a Public Trust

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in java application code refactoring and working with SOAP architecture is desired.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

The likely salary range for this position is $88,000 - $132,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.