Software Engineering Manager

Clearance Level
Software Development
San Antonio, Texas
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success



SaaS Applications

Software Development Management

REQ#: RQ146644
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Software Engineering Manager at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on you joining our team to assist our client in all phases of software development life cycle, as well as interacting with non-technical stakeholders to achieve results and meet common project goals.


  • Manage software developers, system engineers, and network engineers engaged in the design, architecture, deployment and maintenance of a wide variety of platforms and systems for areas including identity and access management, office productivity, and workflow management.
  • Maintain current and advanced knowledge of progressive and advancing technology as assigned.
  • Provide expert guidance and leadership to less-experienced teammates, and act as an advisor to subordinates to meet schedules and/or resolve technical problems.
  • Develop and administer detailed project plans which include schedule and performance requirements.
  •  Review and prioritize needs and analyze project costs and feasibility.
  • Provide business strategy, solution development and technical guidance to develop business solutions that align with available technologies and commercial cloud services.
  • Analyze customer requirements and provide highly innovative technical expertise in identity and access management, office productivity, and workflow management platforms.
  • Consult with executives and customers to understand business requirements and propose innovative technical solutions.


● Education: A Bachelor’s degree in systems engineering, information systems, or a related field required; a Master’s degree preferred. 

● Required Experience: 10+ years of progressively responsible experience in developing and maintaining applications and systems, including implementing SaaS offerings such as ServiceNow and Microsoft365.

● Required Technical Skills: Proficiency in DevSecOps toolchains; experience with JIRA, Confluence, Git; skill in implementing complex business requirements using commercial SaaS platforms such as ServiceNow, Microsoft365, or other ERP solutions.

● Security Clearance Level: Must be able to pass a government agency background check.

● Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to evaluate and define metrics to improve performance
  • Skilled in working with multi-functional teams to automate processes
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work independently and collaboratively to meet requirements in a dynamic team environment
  • Project management expertise

● Timeline: This position is being posted contingent on contract award or funding. It is expected to start in September of 2023.

● Location: A hybrid work schedule based in San Antonio, Texas.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


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 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.