Software Engineer Expert

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Not Applicable, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ68636

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT Technology Shared Services is looking for a Software Developer Expert to support multiple programs in the field of data analytics. This position will play a major role in strengthening and modernizing relief support for various government customers.

The position will support a US Air Force program that is playing a major role in strengthening and modernizing America's Strategic Deterrent Force. GDIT will develop and deliver a digital engineering design solution that enables and integrates the program’s complete set of data, tools, and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) activities, and makes them available to internal and appropriate external engineering and programmatic stakeholders throughout the program’s lifecycle. This effort will culminate in an abstracted, highly transportable environment delivered to the Government, to be instantiated “virtually” on the Government’s network infrastructure, and updated during the Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) phase of weapon system development. 

For this effort, GDIT will follows agile development and SecDevOps practices to plan and manage cloud migrations for our customers in a secure and compliant manner. These practices enable our teams to best communicate with customers sensitive to the changes that cloud migrations brings since we give them transparency into each stage of the process. The tasks occurring within each of the framework components typically occur in an iterative, agile manner allowing for regular feedback and refinement throughout execution

Researches, designs, develops, tests, and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.  Analyzes user/business software system requirements and determines needs.  Determine the functionality of an application and performs upgrades over time.  Maintains documentation to support software development policies, standards and procedures.

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)

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience),
  • 15+ years of experience
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • 5 years’ experience in the following:

  • Experience with virtual environments

  • Experience with software-defined networking (SDN)

  • Experience with software defined storage, including storage virtualization

  • Experience with Terraform and Docker Nodes

  • Familiarity with swapping technologies within a SDDC using native APIs
  • Familiarity with government standards for security, identity, and data management

  • Familiarity with modular and open systems architecture principles

  • Familiarity with industry established standards for data exchange and interoperability

  • Ability to perform under pressure and handle change easily while meeting deadlines.

    Desired Skills:

    •  Certifications: 
    • ISC2 System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
    • CEH, GICSP, CCNA-Security, or other IA related certifications. 
    •  DoD 8570 Category:   IAT/IAM Level III 

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.