DevOps Engineer - TS/SCI w/ Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Engineering
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
REQ#: RQ140037
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

Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission-critical. Join our team as a Software Engineer and make an impact on customer activities. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. The Software Engineer will support complex scalable data platforms that provide business intelligence, analytics and data products to the mission. They must be at ease working in an Agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • The candidate will be expected to provide an array of skills within the systems operations discipline.

  • This position will require systems engineering expertise within a multi-faceted team, where the individual is willing to provide a myriad of taskings to support the mission and be willing to learn new technology and methodologies as the program evolves.

  • On the job experience providing Linux server administration and web application support.


  • Position requires active Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline.

  • 2-5 years of related software development experience.

  • Available for off-hours deployments and system maintenance.

  • Candidate should have at least 3 of the desired skills below.

  • Team focused, willing to develop and implement solutions in a dispersed team environment.

  • *Pursuant to a customer requirement, this position is contingent on providing proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Must be able to meet customer facility COVID requirements.


  • Operations, to include Git/Jenkins/Rundeck/Jira/Confluence

  • Ability to write short python/java/bash scripts

  • AWS/C2S solutions

  • Mysql system administration and script development

  • Elasticsearch administration and script development

  • Ability to write technical documentation for security (ATO), architecture, and implementation guides

  • Familiar with the concepts of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) and desire to explore their application to a successful and established program.


  • 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


Travel Required: None
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.