Software Engineer Adv (TS/SCI with Poly Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Engineering
Chantilly, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Agile Scrum Development

Software Applications

Software Solutions

REQ#: RQ171312
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

Software Engineer Advisor

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Software Engineer Advisor at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Engineer Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Software Engineer Advisor joining our team to design, develop, code, test, and debug complex new software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software. The ideal candidate is a hands-on software developer with experience with application development to customer specifications. They must have strong, firsthand technical expertise in a variety of configuration management and software development and the proven ability to fashion robust solutions. They must be at ease working in an Agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • Designs, develops, evaluates, plans and tests engineering specifications for software programs and applications
  • Design and develop new applications for Windows and Android platforms.
  • Provide ongoing maintenance and enchantments to existing applications.
  • Troubleshoot complex problems and provide customer support for software applications.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally analyst, project managers and other software engineers.
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Work alongside the team to sustain and advance our organization’s capabilities.


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  • Required Experience: 5+ years of related experience
  • Required Technical Skills:
  • Experience with Android application development using Java and Android Studio
  • Experience with Windows application development using C# and Java with Visual Studio and Eclipse
  • Solid software debugging skills Experience with source code management using Git
  • Familiarity with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision as well as within a team
  • Background or interest in computer/digital forensics is considered a plus
  • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Poly
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required


  • 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






Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $144,500 - $195,500. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.