Programming Technical Lead (Service Now Preferred; Clearable)

Clearance Level
Columbia, Maryland

REQ#: RQ80454

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT, one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government. We offer our customers the power of choice through a vast cloud ecosystem. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your passion for accelerating the cloud. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping to ensure our mission is never interrupted. Our work depends on a ServiceNow Software Developer joining our team to support our DEFENSE CTO activities at Columbia, Maryland.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. You will be trusted to work on a software platform to automate and orchestrate different technologies and tools. In this role, a typical day will include:

The Programming Technical Lead/ServiceNow Software Developer will design, develop, code, test, and debug complex new software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software. The ideal candidate is a hands-on platform builder with significant experience in developing scalable data platforms, with experience in business intelligence, analytics, data science and data products. They must be at ease working in an agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.

**This role is remote while COVID restrictions are in place. Once restrictions are lifted, this role will be fully on-site in the Columbia location.**

Candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Recommending best solutions to automate existing and new functionality based on ServiceNow offered applications and modules

  • Activation and configuration of ServiceNow applications to meet business needs

  • Development of workflows and scripts to personalize existing ServiceNow applications

  • Development of ServiceNow custom applications from inception to completion in order to automate and improve processes

  • Working closely with customers to research, design, develop and deliver innovative solutions to improve their business processes

  • Assisting in the identification of best practices for development of new and existing ServiceNow applications

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to software applications, systems integration, and multiple platforms

  • Involved in planning of system and development deployment as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards.

  • Evaluating interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of overall system.

  • Documents testing and maintenance of system corrections.

To be considered for this role, candidates MUST have the following:

  • 2+ years of overall IT experience OR 6 years of IT experience without education/military experience

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline OR the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience (an additional 4 years in lieu of Bachelors)

  • Ability to write code in both JavaScript and HTML
  • Experience with test-driven development and automated testing frameworks

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies

  • Program requires that candidate hired must be a US citizen in order to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Full-Scope POLY clearance

The following are not required, but preferred:

  • 1+ years of experience with ServiceNow Certified ServiceNow Administrator

  • 1+ years of experience with development of ServiceNow Workflows, client and server-side scripting

  • 1+ years of experience with ServiceNow modules to include but not limited to ITSM, ITOM, ITBM, SecOps, and integrations between ServiceNow and other tools

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.