Software Engineer - TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level
Software Development
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
REQ#: RQ135551
Public Trust: None
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

Performs all phases of the software development lifecycle

Analyzes user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs

Creates a variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application

Performs software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs

Prepares reports on software project specifications, activities, or status

Documents the software or system for future maintenance and updates

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 2+ years of experience

Program Specific Requirements:


The Software Engineer will support complex scalable data platforms that provide business intelligence, analytics and data products to the mission. They must be at ease working in an Agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline.
  • 2-5 years of related software development experience.


On the job experience providing Linux server administration and web application support. Team focused, willing to develop and implement solutions in a dispersed team environment. Available for off-hours deployments and system maintenance. Candidate should have at least 3 of the desired skills below.


  • Demonstrated experience in:
    • Operations, to include Git/Jenkins/Rundeck/Jira/Confluence
    • Ability to write short python/java/bash scripts
    • AWS/C2S solutions
    • Mysql system administration and script development
    • Elasticsearch administration and script development
    • Ability to write technical documentation for security (ATO), architecture, and implementation guides
  • Familiar with the concepts of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) and desire to explore their application to a successful and established program.


The candidate will be expected to provide an array of skills within the systems operations discipline. This position will require systems engineering expertise within a multi-faceted team, where the individual is willing to provide a myriad of taskings to support the mission and be willing to learn new technology and methodologies as the program evolves.


Travel Required: Less than 10%
About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.