Simulation Visual Database Developer

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Orlando, Florida

REQ#: RQ99375

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

Visual Database Developer


Develop 3D content for real time maritime simulation.   Developer will test and edit asset data needed to run in simulator environment.  

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Enrolled in applicable Major, Gaming, Computer Science, GIS. Familiarity with modeling of Maritime environments especially USCG and international shipping traffic separation schemes (buoys, channel markers, etc.)


  • Requires U.S. Citizenship

A solid understanding of the following software and skills is desired for ideal candidates:

  • Software
    • Adobe Photoshop for texturing
    • Creator 3d
    • Able to use an XML editor
    •  Window Office for daily operations
    • JIRA for project tasking.
    • Google Earth
  • Skills
    • Have familiarity with maritime navigation on waterways.
    • Ability to read maritime charts, OSM Maps, GIS Data.
    • Ability to work alone and self-motivate
    • Ability to manage time appropriately and meet agreed-upon deadlines
    • Ability to adapt to current production process and flexibility to evolve when our process evolves
    • Solid work ethic and desire to push harder to keep the team on schedule
    • Troubleshooting skills and the ability to find practical solutions based on knowledge and previous experience
    • Consistently set the bar for the team in both quality and pace
    • Detail-oriented and organized
    • Cross-functional communication skills, both verbal and written

Additional software and skills experience in the following:

  • Python or other scripting languages
  • GIS knowledge and application into 3d visual databases
  • Experience with simulation database generation

Visual Database Developer - Frequently Asked Questions:

  • What is the mission of the program? Build simulators and software databases for training how to operate a Navy ship
  • Due to COVID, will the employee be working remotely on Day One or are they required to work onsite immediately? Work onsite
  • What will a typical workday look like for the employee? Is this a team setting? Work onsite. Working with database generation software to create databases, working with a lead for questions and feedback
  • What are the top three skillsets the candidate should have? 3D modeling software experience, time management, attention to detail
  • What is the interview process (phone then in-person or only phone, etc.)? A modeling experience pre-test, one phone interview, one in person if phone interview is insufficient
  • What government agency/customer does the contract support? US Army

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.