Agile Java Developer Sr

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ44134

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Java Developer supporting DOJ USTP program, you will be trusted to do develop code in the iterative, incremental design/build/test cycle of an Agile development process and using test-driven development. The ideal candidate will be a jack-of-all-trades technologist – combination of Application Development with Infrastructure/Middleware support experience – and with the ability to pick up new skills quickly. We’re looking for a versatile candidate who thrives on being able to work on new technologies and who can bring their creativity and passion in creating innovative software delivery systems that are essential to the overall development effort.

You will be part of a 13 person team supporting the USTP DBMS bankruptcy mission. DGIT is supporting a federal agency’s transformation of a key mission system to modern, cloud-based technology, leveraging large-scale Agile and test-driven development practices. This position is based in Washington, DC.

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 in 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 we can’t turn into opportunity. Our work depends on a Business Objects Developer joining our team to support the DOJ USTP DBMS activities in the Washington DC area.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Review functional requirements, performance criteria, and data consumption needs to support the design and development of technical components.
  • Design and develop application code
  • Design and develop test code
  • Able to troubleshoot technical issues (error messages, bugs with the software, availability)
  • Participate in a Scrum team, attend standups and estimate complexity for stories and tasks assigned
  • Enforce code quality through test-driven development and leverage automation testing tools within a Continuous Integration Continuous Development CI/CD environment
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to implement improvements to internal team processes
  • Contributes to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organizations Agile project lifestyle.

Minimum skills:

  • This candidate should possess the Java development skills such as the following: Adobe Enterprise Manager, Java/JEE (1.5/1.6), Web Services, XIS, XML, XSD, SOAP, REST, Spring, Hibernate, JUNIT, Shell Scripting

  • Proficient in Java, HTLM5 (JavaScript, CSSS, and HTML) or C#

  • Enthusiasm for solving interesting problems, willingness to perform a variety of roles and eagerness to learn new skills

  • Ability to excel within an “Agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, continuous integration, shared ownership, test-driven development, etc.)

Preferred skills:

  • At least 3 years’ experience in Java technologies and components for software development

  • Experience working in a CI/CD development environment

  • Atlassian toot suite, JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket, Selenium, GIT, Hibernate, Eclipse, Wilefly

  • Agile Scrum / Kanban process


  • Must be able to obtain a DOJ public trust clearance

What GDIT can offer:

  • Working within a dynamic team environment

  • Advancement and opportunity to work on state-of-the-art technology

  • Work within a collaborative team environment
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.