Software Development Manager

Clearance Level
Software Development
Menands, New York

REQ#: RQ125167

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on a Software Development Manager joining our team to support New York State (NYS) Department of Health Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) activities at Riverview Center in Menands, New York.

At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. As a Software Development Manager managing the Systems Development Enterprise System Integration (ESI) Application Development team, you will be trusted with modernizing our Medicaid platforms by leveraging cutting edge technologies to build new applications.

The Manager of the ESI Application Development team oversees a high performance organization and will work collaboratively to design and develop brand new Medicaid applications to replace or augment legacy applications. Our current solutions leverage Spring Boot-based Microservices, Angular 14, Docker, Kubernetes, and AWS. Technologists looking to expand their skills and build new, innovative products would be a perfect addition to this growing team.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Provide guidance, growth opportunities and technical leadership to junior level resources
  • Learn Medicaid business and operations to deliver the appropriate solutions
  • Communicate application design using UML
  • Provide technical guidance on the development of front end applications using Angular 2+
  • Provide technical guidance on the development of back end applications using Spring/REST
  • Help grow our technology stack to accommodate the ever-changing needs of the Medicaid space
  • Oversee the implementation and follow-up of assigned projects
  • Review updates made to the Technical Design Document Documentation
  • Communicate with the various teams when working through project related issues. 
  • Provide subject matter expertise to various Stakeholders within the eMedNY program
  • Provide input for yearly performance appraisals for all ESI Application Development team members
  • Mentoring Subject Matter Experts and providing leadership to the team


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology related field
  • 15+ years applications development and delivery experience
  • 5+ years of experience in managing software development organizations
  • Strong basis in Object Oriented Analysis and Design, RESTful Service design
  • Java 8+, Maven, Spring, Junit, Mock Framework (Mockito preferred)
  • SQL and RDBMS experience, capability to write complex queries
  • TypeScript 3, JavaScript, Angular 2+, Karma, and Node/npm
  • Hands on. Passionate. Persistent. Creative. A Doer. A Team Player.
  • Good organization and time management skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and task priorities
  • Good written, verbal and presentation skills.


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams

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.