Software Developer Senior

Clearance Level
Software Development
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: G2019-64197 Software Developer Senior (Evergreen) (Open)

Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Job Description

Are you a current GDIT employee interested in obtaining a security clearance?  Our Security Clearance Sponsorship Program enables qualified GDIT employees to pursue obtaining a security clearance and enhancing their careers.


GDIT is seeking a Software Developer for our restricted and ODNI Sector/ I&HS Division.



  • Designs and codes applications following specifications using the appropriate tools
  • Maintains and modifies existing software applications.
  • Analyzes detailed systems factors, including input and output requirements, information flow, software requirements, and alternative methods of problem resolution.
  • Performs modifications to and maintenance of operational programs and procedures.
  • Participates in code reviews to represent reviewed work for adherence to standards and specifications.
  • Writes or revises program documentation, operations documentation and user guides in accordance with standards.
  • Expertise at configuring AWS/C2S Cloud environments following best practices.
  • Assemble and integrate cloud operating platforms using open source & partner tools.
  • Integrate infrastructure builds with continuous code deployment processes.
  • Build automated deployments using configuration management playbooks and recipes.
  • Ensure the performance, reliability, security and ease of maintenance for deployments.


Benefits of this Position:

  • A clearance opens every door at GDIT within your chosen career path.
  • GDIT has positions for Managers, Developers, Sys Admins, Network Engineers, Cyber Security professionals, Project Integrators, System Integrators, and many more IT related jobs.
  • GDIT Currently has over 3000 jobs that require a TS clearance.
  • In todays environment GDIT seeks professionals that want to support the interests of National Security.
  • Obtaining a TS clearance is a significant investment in your future career opportunities!

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.






  • Full lifecycle application development experience
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Technologies/Standards: Angular.JS, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, ECMAScript, TypeScript, node.js, Ajax, cross domain UI, Java, Spring, Spring-Boot, Gradle, Ant, JavaScript, both SQL and no-SQL databases
  • Experience with middleware products such as Apache and Tomcat
  • Experience with AWS offerings such as EC2, ELB, ASG, RDS, DynamoDB, EMR
  • Extensive knowledge of RESTful patterns
  • Experience with unit testing, code reviews, merge requests, and continuous integration
  • Experience with DevOps/CI tools such as Git Hub, CloudFormation and Jenkins
  • Implementing build pipelines with Git commit hooks (Code Commit/Code Deloy), Jenkins plug-ins, configuration management and AMI builders.
  • Creating automation scripts with Python, bash (Cloud Formation, Cloud Init)
  • Exposure to Agile/SCRUM methodologies, iterative development


  • UI Development Experience
  • Experience with both the operation of and interfacing with search engines such as Solr/Elasticsearch
  • Understanding of Hadoop ecosystem and tools such as Cloudera














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.