Java Developer - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ64893 Java Developer - US Citizenship required (Open)

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

We have been awarded exciting new work, Cloud development using new technologies, and are seeking System Engineers to join our team in Alexandria, VA.

We are an established team who support Custom Border Protection (CBP) at Cargo Systems Program Directorate (CSPD) help them accomplish the vision of a streamlined, paperless, single window electronic filing using Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) systems.

Contract requires US Citizenship and must be able to obtain a CBP Public Trust


  • Develops applications on the AWS development platform. The architecture includes Docker based containerization and AWS deployment pipeline.
  • Designs, develops documents, test and debug applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
  • Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and

              utilization of electronic data processing systems.

  • Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems.
  • Ensures software standards are met.

Required Skills:

  • At least 5+ years of hands-on experience
  • Experience in SOAP, RESTful webservices and JSON.

              5+ years of Java development experience, and experience developing against

              relational databases and solid SQL querying skills

  • Experience with a Java framework like Spring
  • Experience with web services development
  • Experience with UI development (e.g., Angular, Javascript)
  • Experience writing automated unit tests
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

Other tools our team uses: Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Git, Bamboo, SonarQube, AWS

Good communication skills, both written and verbal

Team player and ability to mentor team members

Education: BS or equivalent 5+ yrs. related experience, or MS 5+ related experience 

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.