Software Developer w/Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ46695

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 cannot turn into opportunity. And our work depends on an Applications Developer joining our team to support Government activities in Herndon, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Mission Applications Developer supporting the customer you will be responsible for designing and developing mission applications and leading small project teams. In this role, a typical day will include:
• consulting with clients to develop complex user requirements.
• serving as the technical lead for the design, testing, and implementation of complex applications, complex web application layouts, content and user interfaces and/or database projects.
Responsibilities are, but are not limited to:
• Translating user requirements from a formal requirements document into an application and/or database design.
• Writing interfaces to companion applications or databases.
• Writing necessary code.
• Ensuring interoperability with other applications.
• Providing extensive technical advice and guidelines to applications developers and other members of the team.
• Generating comprehensive test plans to ensure that adequate unit, system, and integration testing is performed.
• Overseeing unit/functional testing and transitioning the complex application and/or database to production.
Desired skills:
Demonstrated on-the-job experience exhibiting customer service skills.
Demonstrated on-the-job experience working in a team environment exhibiting problem solving skills.
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the customer’s Ruby on Rails platform.
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the customer’s or their partner’s current technology.
Demonstrated on-the-job experience exhibiting written skills to include technical documentation regarding Sun, Solaris, and Linux.
Demonstrated experience deploying applications to a cloud infrastructure using AWS.

• Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
• Minimum of 6 years related experience.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with legacy application conversion (redeployment to alternative platforms and languages) and technology assessment.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience with at least 2 of the following key technology areas: Object-oriented analysis and design, relational database design and development using either Ruby on Rails, or Java programming as well as experience using D3.js, Angular, Node.js, CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, HTML5, Bootstrap, XML, My SQL, graphical user interface design and development, analytical modeling, or visualization.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Ruby.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the product life cycle.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience with GitHub.
• Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the product life cycle including maintenance of production systems.
• Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

• Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
• Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
• Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.






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.