Software Developer

Clearance Level
Software Development
Bethesda, Maryland

REQ#: RQ119362

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Software Developer to join our Cloud Engineering and Migration team to support cloud migration projects for the National Institute of Health (NIH) National Library of Medicine (NLM).  You will work with a team of developers, architects, and Subject Matter Experts to develop and migrate applications into the Cloud.  

You should have a strong understanding of application, software services, database, and hands-on development experience.

We are looking for a highly motivated professional, self-starter, who embraces the DevOps culture and can deliver with minimal guidance.

This opportunity will be remote to start but expect to return to the office two or more days a week at client's discretion.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with NIH-NLM Teams for application(s) which will be migrated into the cloud
  • Research, Design, Develop, Test and Deploy applications using tools and technologies to support Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery Pipelines
  • Configuring and integrating applications/systems at the Application layer, Middle layer, Data layer, and Network layer
  • Writing documentation for automated processes, playbooks, plans, procedures, test cases and results
  • Logging and documenting tickets in the tracking system


  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or a related discipline. 
  • Minimum of two years of experience in application development using Ruby and Java.
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment.  
  • Experience developing, testing, debugging and integrating Open-Source Web Applications.
  • Experience with tools, such as GitHub/BitBucket, Artifactory, Ansible and Jenkins/Bamboo for source control, branching and merging, automated build tools, artifact management and deployments
  • Experience using Agile Scrum/Kanban methodologies in a cross-functional team environment, using JIRA and Confluence
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance


  • Experience in designing and developing DevOps pipeline/automation scripts to support Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) processes
  • Hands-on experience and/or familiarity with tools such as Checkmarx, SonarQube, NetSparker, Cucumber, JMeter, Selenium, and Postman.
  • Providing support to assist in obtaining application and system level Authorize to Operate (ATO)
  • Experience and/or familiarity with containers/Docker/Kubernetes and/or EKS.
  • Experience with web technologies, such as Apache, Tomcat, Node.js, Angular.
  • AWS Certifications


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to articulate approaches to senior stakeholders and the less technical audience 
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player with ability to work well in a matrix organization
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly


  • 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.