Application Programmer

Clearance Level
Fort Detrick, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Active Server Pages (ASP)



Microsoft .NET Development

REQ#: RQ143060
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

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as an Application Programmer supporting the Medical Research and Development Command (MRDC) in Fort Detrick, MD. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career. 
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an Application Programmer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on an Application Programmer joining our team to  

provide software programming, development, and integration requirements, including maintenance and modification of existing software, and development of new software, utilizing knowledge of established programming procedures and data processing requirements.  

  • Design, implement, and provide maintenance of web (thin) and thick client applications.  

  • Utilize an agile methodology for all development efforts to ensure MRDC customers remain fully engaged.  

  • Manage programming tasks for new development or maintenance of existing applications.  

  • Consult with the Government to develop requirements for and maintenance of application software.  

  • Troubleshoot and investigate production issues in applications.  

  • Mentor team members on software development life cycle, design, analysis and development techniques.  

  • Make recommendations to improve business process operations as appropriate.  

  • Perform code review with IT team members to develop quality and procedural processes.  

  • Have familiarity with code repositories (e.g. Team Foundation Server (TFS) and Integrated Development Environments (IDEs)).  

  • Submit System Change Requests (SCRs) for Configuration Control Board (CCB) review.  

Education: Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering or related STEM field 
Required Experience: 2+ years of related experience  
Required Technical Skills: One or more of the following programming languages and concepts: Java, Active Server Pages (ASP), .NET, ColdFusion, PHP, JavaScript, MVC, JSF, REST, AJAX, CSS, XML, HTML5  Experience with the latest versions of Oracle and/or MS SQL Server databases Working knowledge of Apache Tomcat, MS IIS, Oracle Weblogic, ColdFusion 
Security Clearance Level: Active DoD Secret Clearance 

Certifications: Active IAT II certifications (Security+ CE, or equivalent) 
Required Skills and Abilities: Strong communication and problem solving skills,   
Preferred Skills: Previous experience in a DoD environment, RMF, ATO 
Location: Fort Detrick, MD with some remote work possible 
●**US Citizenship Required 
● 401K with company match 
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages 
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career 
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications 
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from 
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays 

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

2 + years of related experience

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


Security+ (issued before 01/01/2011) - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship 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 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.