General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate need for a Principal Java Developer to analyze design, develop, implement, and support code; working under limited supervision; performing additional duties as assigned.
Serves as a top level technical or functional expert supporting one or more clients and unlimited user groups.
Performs highly specialized technical tasks associated with cutting-edge technologies.
Works with user groups to solve business problems with available technology including hardware, software, databases, and peripherals.
Applies expert functional knowledge and experience to significant business projects or processes.
May perform business development activities, including providing technical input to proposal efforts.
Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff.
May serve as a technical task or project leader.
May have supervisory responsibilities.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant developments in area of expertise.
Participates in special projects as required.
This program only accepts US citizens and/or Green Card Holders. The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.
Bachelor's Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience
10+ years' experience in Java (or object oriented language)
10+ years developing web and J2EE applications - Java, JSP/Servlets, EJB, JMS, Model-View-Controller APIs (Struts, JSF), Web Services, HTML, XML, and DHTML, Gradle, Jenkins, using third party frameworks in java, junit, json/xml/soap web services and rest services
5+ years' experience in SQL
Knowledge of Java object design and patterns and ability to translate them into efficient code
The ability to adapt to sudden modifications
The ability to work independently or with a team
The ability to make educated decisions regarding their projects
Ability to obtain a USPS clearance
Working knowledge of one of more of the following qualifications:
• Knowledge/experience with Agile Methodologies • Assist team with preparation of cost estimates • Knowledge/experience of SDLC practices • Change Management and Configuration Management (VersionOne, ServiceNow, etc) • Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
" 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.