Junior Java Developer

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Software Development
Pensacola, Florida

REQ#: RQ86712

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular


  • Develops application software.
  • Performs unit and functional testing.
  • Designs and implements data model objects.
  • Analyzes root causes for abnormal system operation.
  • Participates in Scrum ceremonies and collaborating with team members to best fulfill client requirements.
  • Performs evaluations and analysis of data to determine feasible solutions and implements solution(s).
  • Defines and resolves problems including developing processes and procedures for resolving like problems throughout the enterprise and analyzes methods of approach.
  • Provides detailed documentation and feedback for problem resolution.
  • Reviews, analyzes, routes, and resolves system help requests.
  • Examines existing information system schematics and related supporting software documentation.
  • Identifies alternative software solutions.
  • Participates in reviews to determine the completeness and consistency of software requirements.
  • Analyzes and develops documentation supporting MPTE TSS program and projects aligned with each functional area as needed.
  • Analyzes and evaluates Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) products to assess the feasibility and usability of the product to best support operations that are related to the project.
  • Develops and documents a gap analysis, details the functional capabilities satisfied by the COTS, and identifies strengths and weaknesses.
  • Collects data on software engineering performance during the appropriate phases of development.
  • Utilizes current SQL-based products and tools for extraction and reporting of information to support business requirements analysis and development.  Products may include TOAD, PL/SQL Developer, Oracle Business Intelligence, or SAP Business Objects reports engine.
  • Conducts Legacy and NMCI system evaluations of production installations to assure HW/SW compatibility and maximum effective performance.
  • Analyzes, develops, modifies, maintains, and debugs web services and web service clients for partner requirements.
  • Analyzes and trouble shoots Linux server systems and log.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum education and experience:

  • Minimum High School Diploma.
  • Two (2) years of expertise in software, systems/network architecture, project management, and cloud infrastructure.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Software development experience using Java, SQL, PL/SQL, and/or Groovy.


  • Must obtain IAT Level II certification (CCNA Security or SA+ or GICSP or GSEC or Security+CE or SSCP).

Minimum clearance:

  • Interim DOD Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with ORM tools (Hibernate/Toplink) and/or presentation layer libraries (Richfaces/PrimeFaces/Bootstrap).
  • Exposure to and knowledge of DevOps concepts including cloud, automated testing, builds and deployments.
  • Experience using Java to develop SOAP-based and or RESTful web services.
  • Linux server experience to include RHEL, Apache server, and/or AMQ server.
  • Experience with software development tools such as JBOSS developer studio, ReadyAPI, TOAD and/or JMeter.
  • Experience with Software Development frameworks such as Maven, ESB architecture, Apache CSF, JBoss ActiveMQ, and/or Apache Camel.
  • Knowledge of JAX-WS Web services and web service client development.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, Math, Business, Engineering or Physical Science.
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.