Software Developer - REMOTE - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Software Development
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Java Spring


Software Development

REQ#: RQ147645
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
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

GDIT is seeking a Sr Software Developer to join our team.

GDIT, a Federal marketplace leader in next-generation IT solutions and professional services, is seeking highly qualified and motivated IT professionals like you who are eager to contribute to our critical Homeland Security missions.  For the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM), GDIT will perform software development and application enhancements on the Mission Systems Lifecycle Support (MSLS) contract using Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Kanban and DevSecOps processes. GDIT is excited to offer you a unique opportunity to join a  SAFe Agile Release Train (ART) utilizing CI/CD pipeline to support one our nation’s most critical homeland missions – the storage and processing of biometric and associated biographic information for national security, law enforcement, immigration and border management, intelligence, background investigations, and associated testing, training, management reporting, planning and analysis.

Our work depends on a highly motivated Sr Software Developer joining our team to develop, support, and modernize mission-critical applications for our DHS customer.  The successful candidate will help to develop, deploy, and maintain mission-critical applications. You will also provide support and technical advice during conceptualization, development, and implementation phases to transform requirements to working solutions.


Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • Use Java Spring, C++, .NET and GoLanguage development experience to develop, deploy, and maintain mission-critical applications
  • Provide support and technical advice during conceptualization, development, and implementation phases to transform requirements to working solutions. This includes involvement with users to define system scope and objectives, as well as contributing to design decisions.
  • Work on new development and re-engineering efforts, including making system design decisions
  • Implement enhancements to existing system in addition to coordinating with other developers working in parallel and perform QA/testing as needed
  • Provide software development services on all tiers (UI, Java, Oracle)
  • Experience with Java Web Services / Spring Boot / Java EE
  • Experience with Web Development / UI Frameworks / HTML / JavaScript
  • Experience with Relational Database experience (RDBMS)
  • Database programming using SQL, Oracle DB / PostgreSQL DB / MySQL
  • Experience with test driven development
  • Scrum/agile project lifecycle approach to software development
  • Travel to Central America to assist with the installation and configuration of application and database servers


Required Skills / Qualifications:

  • Experience with C++, Java programming languages
  • Experience with Windows Desktop client development such as C# / .NET, WPF, XAML
  • Experience with Linux admin, networking, VPN etc.
  • Java Web Services / Spring Boot / Java EE / Angular
  • Web Development / UI Frameworks / HTML / JavaScript
  • Relational Database experience (RDBMS)
  • Oracle DB / PostgreSQL DB / MySQL
  • Experience in Agile development methodology
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 5+ years of development experience

Desired Skills / Qualifications:

  • Ability to understand and speak Spanish is preferred


  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
  • 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

5 + years of related experience

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

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $96,000 - $144,000, 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. 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 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.