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

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

REQ#: RQ97908

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 supporting the customer, you will be trusted to create and implement an array of Web-based products using Apache Tomcat, PHP, MySql, Ajax, Java and JavaScript as well as develop back-end components, connect the application with other web services, and assist front-end developers by ensuring their work integrates with the application. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Development and integration of plug-ins for popular frameworks,
  • Testing the site/page for every conceivable error and get feedback from the client,
  • Locate errors and debug them, and upon approval implement the webpage.
  • Applies advanced knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Applies advanced knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
  • Applies advanced knowledge to create a wide-variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
  • Applies advanced knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.
  • Provides advanced and highly-valued analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
  • Provides advanced 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 less experienced analysts.
  • May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

  • 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 10 years related experience.
  • Technical Skills: Expert knowledge of Apache Tomcat Server, Identification & Authentication, PHP, MySQL, SSL.
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph; Additional Security Scrub is required
  • Preferred Qualifications: Apache Tomcat Server, Identification & Authentication, PHP, MySQL, SSL

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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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.