We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Software Developer (Systems Software) joining our team to support Government activities at Herndon, VA. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer (Systems Software) supporting the customer, a typical day will include:
Developer will design, develop and test integrated applications, Restful APIs, integrated external libraries in multiple languages to interface with the APIs, web service connectors and enhance open sources to support high performance capabilities.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.
Applies expert knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
Applies expert knowledge in creating advanced models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.
Provides expert analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
Provides expert 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 experienced analysts.
May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)
May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in software development.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
Experience in building Ruby on Rails applications from scratch
Demonstrated experience in Ruby on Rails, HTML and CSS.
Demonstrated experience with Java Script or ability to customize open-source libraries like AngularJS or Bootstrap
Familiar with agile development process.
Proficient with database technologies
Experience with RESTful web services
BA/BS (or equivalent experience work experience), 15+ years of experience.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
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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.