Software Engineer Expert - TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Software Engineering
Location
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ82442

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Front End Software Engineer will design and develop complex new software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software.  The ideal candidate is a hands-on developer with significant experience in building modular, reusable components and features.  They must have extensive, firsthand technical expertise in a modern front end framework. A successful candidate must be at ease working in an Agile environment with little supervision.  This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • 10 to 15 years of related software development experience.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • Extensive experience with Angular (or another modern front end framework such as: React or Vue.js)
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Experience designing complex search interfaces.
  • Experience in optimizing web applications for performance and usability.
  • Experience with integrating with third party APIs.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Experience with Linux operating systems

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

Experience with SASS or LESS. Hands-on experience working with NodeJS, MongoDB Familiarity constructing ElasticSearch queries

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Build reusable components that align with the system design patterns. Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability. Participate in team design and code reviews Collaborate with a small team of engineers and designers to understand business requirements and user experience goals. Provide recommendations for continuous improvement Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements in existing systems and platforms. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software systems and application issues.

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.