Applications Developer

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Reston, Virginia

REQ#: RQ66564 Applications Developer (Open)

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

Applications Developer
• Have ability to write high-quality, well-tested code. We don’t limit ourselves to one language, but deep expertise with Ruby (Rails, or equivalent MVC framework), Python, Flask, or JavaScript (React/Redux/Nodejs/Angularjs) is expected
• Have experience working with Agile, lean and/or continuous delivery approaches such as Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development, Infrastructure as code, etc.
• Have a history of successfully building and accrediting systems within clients areas
• Desire to automate tests to the extent necessary to maintain systems that are easy to understand and change
• Are 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
• Want to work with the latest commercial cloud and software services
• Have a passion for the craft of software development reflected in consistently learning
• Have a knowledge and appreciation of cloud technology such as AWS, serverless, Docker or Kubernetes
• Have strong communication skills and interest in pair-programming environment

Applies advanced knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.

Applies advanced knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.

Applies advanced knowledge to create a wide-variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.

Applies advanced knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.

Provides advanced and highly-valued analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.

Provides 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.

May serve as a mentor to less experienced analysts.

May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of 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.