Software Developer - TS/SCI w/ Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Application Development


Software Development

Structured Query Language (SQL)

REQ#: RQ175826
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

Ensure the safety and security of our nation as a Software Developer at GDIT. You’ll apply the latest technology and provide operational support to deliver actionable intelligence for the Intelligence Community. Here, your work will have meaning and impact as you deliver your best every day.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Software Developer joining our team to support the development of systems and capabilities centered on our comprehensive motion imagery software suite. The Software Developer will focus on ensuring the mission is met while upgrading to cutting-edge technologies in full motion video (FMV) of the programs technical vision.


By using the following general language skillsets:

  • Java (AOP, IOC)

  • Javascript, React/Redux, AngularJS

  • SQL, NoSQL, Graph

  • C++

And applying the general required concepts:

  • Experienced in Microservice API development and integration (gRPC/REST)

  • Deploy micro and macro services in NodeJS or JBoss

  • Manage communication endpoints in gRPC or REST

  • REST based service level integration, API negotiation, Threading and Load Balancing

  • Heavily use ETL concepts and engines to decouple solutions

  • Apache NIFI

  • Creating and maintaining orchestration templates, modifying templates provided from unclassified teams into classified space

  • GraphDB, SQL and NoSQL data modeling / visualization / querying

  • MS SQL Server, OmniSci, Accumulo/Hadoop preferred

  • Reactive application development in a web browser –

  • Write and manage large applications in React/Redux, rxJS, Reactive Streams

  • Manage and bug triage legacy applications in AngularJS

  • Debug and troubleshoot applications in customer space

  • Applications range from Java to C++ at priority determined by customer

  • Leverage messaging engines and HA clusters

  • Kafka streams/ KsqlDB

  • Use and manage containers and orchestration such as: Docker/Kubernetes

  • Creating containers, deploying containers, managing container orchestration

  • Managing scalability of deployed software products


  • Skilled at applying and executing highly advanced technologies, principles, theories and concepts

  • Willing to learn in one discipline/field and developing working knowledge in adjacent disciplines/fields

  • Proficient understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, practices, and standards

  • Use JIRA to manage daily, sprint, and increment metrics, performance, and backlogs

  • Experience developing within an Agile framework; Sprints, Demonstrations, Scrum

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate issues, impacts, and corrective actions

  • Demonstrated ability to easily and effectively communicate project topics to a diverse audience

  • Demonstrated ability to clearly report relevant information

  • Demonstrated ability to anticipate technology, process, and skill needs

  • Clearance: TS/SCI w/Polygraph


  • A Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering, a related specialized area or field and a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree and a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience

  • Proven problem-solving skills in complex environments

  • Location: At Customer Site - near Tysons Corner


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays







Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $136,000 - $184,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.