Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer, with Polygraph

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

REQ#: RQ78746

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular


Software Developer (Systems Software) – Mission Software Developer
We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.


GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Mission Software Developer joining our team to support Government activities at Herndon, VA.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Mission Software Developer directly supporting the customer, you will be trusted to provide critical development support to address the long-term mission goals of a high visibility and mission critical government office. In this role a typical day will include:

  • Working as part of a motivated, high-performing team
  • Resolving critical development challenges that negatively impact the customer’s mission
  • Collaborating with teammates and government customers to identify process improvements
  • Lending expertise and institutional knowledge to less experienced developers to improve the overall technical excellence of the team

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 11 years related experience.
  • Technical Skills: Demonstrated experience developing web UIs using JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and modern frameworks/libraries including Bootstrap and Angular.• Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Qualifications: AWS Solution Architect Certification.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU

  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.

Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.

Applies expert knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.

Applies expert knowledge in creating advanced models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.

Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.

Provides expert analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.

Provides expert knowledge and guidance on the software or system process for optimal documentation and future maintenance and updates.

May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.

May serve as a mentor to experienced analysts.

May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)

May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.

Recognized as a subject matter expert in software development.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience