Applications Developer We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on an Applications Developer joining our team to support Government activities at Herndon, VA. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an Applications Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to support the development of web app APIs for current tools. In this role, a typical day will include: - Working with customer in solving complex analytical problems. - Opportunity to design and develop applications and lead small projects. - Opportunity to develop applications with varying degrees of scale, risk and complexity. - May include serving as the technical lead for the design, testing, and implementation of complex applications, complex web application layouts, content and user interfaces and/or database projects. - Research, design, develop, and/or modify enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: - Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience. - Minimum of 15 years related experience. - Technical Skills: Demonstrated on-the job experience with full life-cycle application software development with specialized experience to include hands on involvement in all aspects of the applications software development life-cycle (requirements analysis, design, programming, testing, and deployment as well as troubleshooting). - Demonstrated on-the job experience building APIs or micro-services as well as writing tests. - Demonstrated on-the-job experience with JSON as it is the encoding choice for the majority of APIs published. - Experience with authentication protocols (i.e. mutual auth, basic auth, oAuth) - Knowledge of co9mmon web service protocols (such as HTTP, REST), including understanding the architectural style and all its permutations. - Application development using scripting language such as Python, NodeJS, etc. - Experience with Agile production development methodologies, working on a Scrum Team. - Strong experience in building, configuration and administration of APIs. - Experience with diagnosing and debugging complex systems. - Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems and Command Line Tools (Power Shell, Cron) - Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph - Preferred Qualifications: : Demonstrated on-the job experience with the Sponsor’s development platform (RAILS is the preferred technology) WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU - Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission. - Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities. - Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.BA/BS in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.15+ years of related experience For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.
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.
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.