Software Engineer - Secret - Peterson AFB, CO, Springfield, VA or Tampa, FL

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Springfield, Virginia
Peterson AFB, Colorado
Tampa, Florida

REQ#: RQ116847

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Software Engineer
Peterson AFB, CO; Springfield, VA, Tampa, FL


Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) program.  We are a cutting edge program supporting the Department of Defense (DoD) collaborative information environment for intelligence sharing with allies and international partners. We are a global team with multiple locations in the U.S. and abroad supporting U.S. Combatant Commands mission critical or episodic operations. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for working with cutting edge technologies, learning new things, and solving real world issues that impact U.S. National Security. 

You will be joining a growing international Enterprise Software Engineering team, currently with several dozen teammates in seven countries, working on intricate expert workflow management systems. Please join us to take your computer science skills global.



  • Designs and codes software components units for web-based technologies.
  • Design data analytics tools sets
  • Perform full-spectrum of software development lifecycle (SDLC), to include systems modeling, simulation, analysis, testing and debugging assigned components and units.
  • Participate in internal and customer meetings understand requirements, identify unique use cases, and implement information technology solutions / initiatives.
  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
  • Tests and debugs assigned components and units.
  • Participates in large system and subsystem planning.
  • Collaborates with hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems and works with them to resolve incompatibilities.
  • Writes and updates technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.
  • Enhance team capabilities, improve security, and maximize software development ROI.
  • Demonstrate thought leadership resulting in new technical capabilities and approaches.
  • Maintain all agreed upon professional and technical certifications you have and are given the opportunity to achieve.




Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience required. 
  • Secret clearance with Top Secret SCI eligibility
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a relevant field – may substitute additional years of experience
  • Intermediate knowledge of software engineering principles, methods, and techniques.
  • Intermediate knowledge of the hardware, software, and systems associated with software engineering.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years programming in C# or other programming languages
  • Scripting experience
  • Understanding of object oriented development technique
  • Experience with Telligent and data analytic design
  • Familiar with intelligence toolsets and metadata tagging
  • Knowledge of Solution Design Patterns and Best Practices, e.g. SOA
  • Database design and development (Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Experience with Web Services and Service Oriented Architecture
  • Basic understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and Agile methodologies.
  • Professional certification in one or more specific technologies preferred, including COMPTIA Security+ within 6 months of hire
  • Familiarity with ServiceNow, or similar workflow management applications

The likely salary range for this position is $110,456 - $165,684, 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.

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.