Java Software Architect / Technical Lead

Clearance Level
Software Development
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ60524

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

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers.  GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees.  Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.

General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking a Java Software Architect / Technical Lead

Required Team Skills

  • Leadership skills
  • Agile development experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated positive client interaction skills
    • Requirements gathering
    • Design presentations
    • API negotiation
    • Project management
    • Technical support
  • Development project planning

Preferred Experience

  • Virtual teams and remote work
  • Government consulting
  • Cloud migration (Kubernetes, OpenShift, on-premises)
  • Enterprise integration
  • Continuous integration / continuous delivery

Required Technical Skills

  • 10+ years experience in software development
  • 2+ years as team lead
  • Knowledgeable in software engineering principles
    • Architectural patterns
    • Design patterns
    • Code quality
    • Refactoring
  • 5+ years experience in Java/JEE
    • WebLogic or similar application server
    • Spring Framework
    • Other open source libraries
    • IntelliJ or Eclipse
  • 3+ years experience in front end web development
    • HTML, CSS
    • JavaScript
    • ExtJS, React, Angular or similar single-page application framework
  • 2+ years experience with web services
    • REST
    • JSON
    • HTTP protocol
  • 3+ years experience with relational databases
    • Oracle Database or similar
    • SQL
    • Java Persistence API
  • Git / GitLab
  • Automated unit and functional testing
  • Microsoft Office tools and SharePoint
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.