Software Developer Advisor - Remote!

Clearance Level
Software Development
Remote, Working from the USA
Key Skills For Success

Appian (Platform)

Software Development

Web Services

REQ#: RQ171977
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc. (GDIT) has an opening for the position of Software Developer Advisor (Ref# SDA325HD).

Work Location:  Position may telecommute / work remotely from anywhere in the U.S.

Job Duties:  Involved in all phases of the Appian development life-cycle, participating in design sessions, both from custom code as well as architecture standpoint.  Develop and maintain applications using the Appian platform, including design, development, coding, implementation, maintenance, testing, and debugging.  Develop applications in Appian business process management (BPM) and integrate with other COTS (commercial off-the-shelf) products.  Develop and implement Appian and web-based applications.  Collaborate with stakeholders, such as business analysts and project managers, to gather requirements and understand the objectives of the applications being developed.  Translate business requirements into technical specifications and design application workflows, user interfaces, and data models within the Appian environment.  Create various document artifacts including design/technical approach document, target state diagrams, installation instructions, Visio diagrams, etc.  Configure and customize the Appian software to meet specific project needs.  Build critical Appian based application as well as associated integration components in Java.  Provide technical guidance to mid-level developers as and when required.  Participate in customer and team meetings to support various program tasks including design review, stage gates, technical roadmap, production troubleshooting including performance issues, etc.  Work closely with release manager to ensure completion of key tasks including deployment, code baseline and merge, version control, etc.  Work throughout the entire project life-cycle (requirements review, technical design, development, deployment, and maintenance).  Develop BPM specifications to integrate with legacy applications leveraging web services, messaging, and enterprise service bus.  Provide support and maintenance for existing Appian applications, including investigating and resolving issues reported by end users.  Stay up-to-date with the latest Appian features, best practices, and industry trends to continuously enhance development skills and contribute to the overall success of Appian projects. Use of Agile, Appian, MySQL, Java, Spring, Web Services (SOAP & REST), JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Git, Jenkins, Bitbucket, Confluence, and Jira.

Requirements:  This position requires a Master’s degree or foreign academic equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, or a related field.  Plus 3 years of experience in the job offered or 3 years in a related occupation including Appian Developer or related experience.  Will accept a Bachelor’s degree plus 5 years of progressive experience in lieu of the required education and experience.  Position requires 3 years of experience with designing, developing & implementing software solutions using the Appian platform and support & maintenance for Appian applications.  Appian Certified Senior Developer certification required.  Will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience as per the requirements cited herein.  40hrs/week.

Application Instructions:  To apply, please click on the “Apply” button.  Or, if you have reached this posting on an external website, please visit our website at and search for Ref# SDA325HD and apply on the “Apply” button on that page.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

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


Appian Level 1 Credential Certification - Appian

Travel Required


Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $124,000 - $186,000. 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.