Java Software Developer - TS/SCI w/Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Chantilly, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Agile Scrum Development




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REQ#: RQ141935
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Work with cutting-edge applications that help advance the mission as a Java Developer at GDIT. Your work will have you fully immersed in our client’s domain in order to deliver simple solutions for their complex needs. At GDIT, you’ll prioritize the client while we prioritize your career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Java Developer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Java Developer joining our Ingest team to develop mission-enabling capabilities

How a Java Developer Will Make an Impact:

  • 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 developing enterprise Java applications
  • Ability to code and maintain PL/SQL packages, functions, and triggers.
  • Familiarity with the Spring framework to create web services and JMS listeners using both autowiring and an application context XML file
  • Ability to identify the correct AWS service given a technical requirement and to configure that service within the customer’s environment
  • The ability to maintain existing Spring micro services and create new microservices.
  • Experience with J2EE applications that use JMS to manage guaranteed delivery of messages.
  • Using Jenkins to manage the continuous build of the codebase and fixing issues as they arise.
  • Familiarity with use of JBoss to serve up J2EE applications, including configuration of the JBoss container and troubleshooting issues with applications deployed in JBoss.
  • Prior experience using an agile software development methodology, the Scrum methodology in particular.
  • Familiarity with Puppet scripts with a puppet master to manage the state of the servers that host J2EE applications.
  • Familiarity with the angular UI framework.
  • Able to use Terraform to configure AWS services.
  • Experience using Ansible for DevOps pipeline.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Can-do attitude and aptitude to scale process.
  • EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 10+ years of experience
  • Security clearance level: TS/SCI with Poly
  • Location: Chantilly, VA - Customer site


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays




Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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.