At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission. GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on an Application Developer joining our team to support our client’s activities in Reston, VA.
At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. As an Application Developer supporting our client, you will be trusted to create and to write high-quality, well-tested code. In this role, a typical day will include:
Applying advanced knowledge and providing guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.
Applying advanced knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
Applying advanced knowledge to create a wide variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
Applying advanced knowledge and providing guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.
Providing advanced and highly valued analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
Providing 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 and may serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager).
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience
Experience working with Agile, lean and/or continuous delivery approaches, such as Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development, and Infrastructure as code.
Knowledge and appreciation of cloud technology such as AWS, serverless, Docker or Kubernetes.
Desire to automate tests to the extent necessary to maintain systems that are easy to understand and change.
Have a history of successfully building and accrediting systems within client’s areas.
Have strong communication skills and interest in pair-programming environment.
Must be comfortable in the browser, the database, and everything in between.
Look at challenges as opportunities instead of roadblocks.
Want to work closely alongside Mission users and with the latest commercial cloud and software services.
Have a passion for the craft of software development reflected in consistently learning.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
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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.