Software Developer Associate ITC#1019(Intern)

Clearance Level
Bossier City, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ44242

Travel Required: None

GDIT’s Early Career Program is designed with you in mind!  Our technical internship allows you the opportunity to be a part of a collaborative team that is helping to solve our client’s most complex issues. Throughout GDIT’s 10-week summer internship program, you will work on innovative projects that touch areas such as software development, data infrastructure, cybersecurity, networking, and IT support, and other related areas depending on your background and interest. As an intern, you will have real responsibilities and work alongside experienced and innovative industry professionals.  Your internship experience will equip you with best in class skills to take back to the classroom.

GDIT is seeking a Salesforce Software Developer Associate (Intern) in Bossier City, La


The Software Developer Associate (Intern) will be responsible for creating custom applications and solutions leveraging the platform.  This role will primarily focus on configuration, custom code development, testing and data migrations.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Leverage Salesforce out of the box functionality to build custom solutions
  • Develop Apex, Lightning Web Components, pages and assist in building integrations to third party solutions
  • Finalize data mapping and complete data migration activities as needed
  • Create and execute unit test classes
  • Conduct System & Integration Testing (SIT) and support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for end-to-end solution testing, responsible for entry and exit criteria metrics
  • Defect Review and Bug Fix
  • Develop technical design documentation to support custom development

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must be currently enrolled in accredited college or university with at least 1 semester of school remaining after summer 2020 internship
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science or related field 
  • Foundational understanding of software implementations, including development, across the full development lifecycle.
  • Have Object Oriented Development Skills (Java, .Net, PHP/Python); Java experience preferred
  • 1-2 years web development experience including CSS, JavaScript, DHTML, HTML, XML, AJAX, jQuery or equivalent education related experience
  • Ability to understand relational databases, including the use of triggers, views and stored procedures.
  • Ability to understand Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) using SOAP and and/or RESTful APIs
  • Foundation in application design principles and product configurations, agile project methodologies a plus
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills for development and testing 
  • Team player with strong listening and interpersonal skills; strong desire to take on constructive feedback/coaching and make definitive changes; self-awareness and the ability to adapt communication and interaction styles to best suit an audience, situation, or desired outcome.
  • Detail and quality oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies.
  • Applicant should be able to work independently and with geographically dispersed teams.


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.