Java Software Developer - TS/SCI w/Poly

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

REQ#: RQ136500

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on a Software Developer joining our team to support program activities at Herndon, VA.

At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. As a Software Developer supporting a modernization effort, you will be trusted with developing applications and modifying existing applications. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Leveraging the current design concept and architecture and, with agreement from stakeholders, recommending changes that contribute to the quality and maintainability of the applications.
  • Defining all design concepts and architectures in a software design document. The design shall include modeling a solution for each requirement, evaluating it against the original requirements, and transforming it into data and software architecture.
  • Providing a capacity plan for the applications to ensure application availability and responsiveness.
  • Providing infrastructure recommendations for the applications.
  • Providing assistance in maintaining data integrity.
  • Compiling with coding standards to develop software modules that implement the detailed design.
  • Leveraging enterprise services to the greatest extent possible when performing system development and system enhancements.


  • Experience with developing, creating, and modifying web services using applications.
  • Experience with legacy systems and modernization of technology stack is a plus.
  • Experience with Java and J2EE technologies.
  • Experience with PL/SQL and Oracle Database technology.
  • Experience with SOA in particular REST and Microservices.
  • Experience with JBoss and other J2EE Application Servers is a plus.
  • Experience or familiarity with Tomcat v9.
  • Experience with Spring framework, as well as Hibernate.
  • Experience with JavaScript and front end development.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Can-do attitude and aptitude to scale process.
  • 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.
  • TS/SCI with Poly
  • Preferred Skills: Experience with legacy systems and modernization of technology stack is a plus.
  • Location: Chantilly, VA - Customer site


  • 401K with company match
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams.
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Rewards program for high-performing employees


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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.