Software Developer w/ Active TS/SCI clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Software Development
Springfield, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Python (Programming Language)

Structured Query Language (SQL)

REQ#: RQ168952
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

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Software Developer 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 Developer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a TS/SCI cleared Software Developer joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA.


This position supports the Geospatial Services & Solutions business area to provide high-quality, cost-effective solutions to the customer. As part of the GSS Team the Software Developer's expertise is needed to support a sophisticated enterprise environment.

The Software Developer is an active participant in SAFe and Scrum development teams and meetings. The software developer will be responsible for developing and deploying custom solutions to the customer's enterprise environment.


  • 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
  • Establish and Improve system monitoring while maintaining established security protocols within development, test, and production systems
  • Works under the guidance of the Scrum Master to produce accurate delivery estimates and manage the transition from analysis through to design and delivery
  • Provides progress updates to Scrum Master and the team to ensure the management of any delivery risks or concerns
  • Works with the team to plan future sprints, define stories and estimate efforts
  • Works on a range of projects involving the implementation of new and existing systems, solutions, and processes
  • Designs, implements, and maintains application code on various networks
  • Contributes in all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Writes well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensures designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Recommends changes to improve established application processes
  • Prepares and produces releases of software components
  • Writes automated unit test cases and evaluation code quality using automated tools
  • Writes automated integration test cases and resolves issues
  • Supports formal testing and resolves test defects
  • Provides technical support and consultation for application and infrastructure questions
  • Aligns to the customer's strategies
  • Utilizes the customer's enterprise DevSecOps pipeline


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.


5+ years of related software development experience

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or other business-related field
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Expert with at least one language and desire good experience with several others (Python, React, Java, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of DevSecOps and software/application development processes
  • Experience building and working with container images (Kubernetes, Docker)
  • Experience with utilizing CI/CD tools like GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores
  • Demonstrated ability to creatively solve technical problems
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a small team
  • Experience with deploying to on prem/data center infrastructure
  • Experience using Jira and Confluence on a daily basis
  • Active TS/SCI clearance required and eligibility to obtain a CI poly


  • Experience with ElasticSearch, GoLang
  • Experience deploying to RedHat Openshift Container Platform
  • Experience writing infrastructure as code (Helm/Terraform)
  • Experience with GraphDBs (Neo4j/RedisGraph)
  • Experience with Messaging Systems (NATS Jetstream/Pulsar)

Location: On Company 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



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $117,183 - $158,541. 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.