JAVA Software Developer

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ87162

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular


  • 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.


  • Hands-on Software Development experience
  • Working experience in Java development
  • Hands on experience in designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms
  • Knowledge of Java and JEE internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc.)
  • Experience with Linux
  • Object Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.
  • Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL data storage solutions
  • Experience with preparing and producing releases of software components
  • Exposure to Agile/SCRUM methodologies and iterative development
  • Experience with DevOps/CI tools such as Git Hub, CloudFormation and Jenkins


  • Experience with NiFi strongly desired
  • Experience with AWS offerings, such as EC2, ELB, ASG, RDS, DynamoDB, EMR, Lambda
  • Experience with Python, Angular or React
  • Working knowledge of DevOps/configuration management tools such as GitHub, Jenkins and CloudFormation
  • Experience with unit testing, code reviews, merge requests, and continuous integration

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 8+ years of experience.






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.