Software Developer Associate

Clearance Level
Software Development
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ48487 Software Developer Associate (Open)

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description


The Software Engineer will design and develop complex new software products or make substantial enhancements to existing software. The ideal candidate is a hands-on developer with experience in developing scalable data platforms, with experience in business intelligence, analytics, data science, and data products. This position requires strong, firsthand technical expertise in a variety of big data technologies and the proven ability to fashion robust scalable solutions that can manage large data sets. A successful candidate must be at ease working in an agile environment. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience


Experience with modern programming languages including Java, Java Script, Python, and other non-relational databases. Experience working with Elastic Search, Mongo DB, Node, Hadoop, Map Reduce, Spark, Rabbit MQ, and NiFi. DevOps experience building and deploying cloud infrastructure with technologies like Ansible, Cloud Formation, etc. Capable of delivering on multiple competing priorities.

We are seeking a software engineer with hands-on experience and familiarity with any of the following software/tools:

Infrastructure automation technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, etc. Monitoring technologies like ELK, Prometheus, Grafana, etc. Building APIs and services using REST, SOAP, etc. Build automation technologies like Maven, Jenkins, etc.


Design and develop a processing platform using various configuration management technologies. Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software systems and application issues. Provide recommendations for continuous improvement. Work alongside other engineers on the team to sustain and advance our organization’s capabilities.

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.