Software Developer

Clearance Level
Software Development
Middletown, Rhode Island

REQ#: RQ45942

Travel Required: None

GDIT is leading the effort of developing the Joint Effect Model (JEM) for the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR).  JEM is a web-based software application that supplies the Department of Defense (DoD) with a single accredited tool to effectively model and simulate the effects of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) weapon strikes and incidents.  JEM can provide warfighters with the ability to accurately model and predict the time-phased impact of CBRN and Toxic Industrial Chemical/Material (TIC/TIM) events and effects.

We are seeking a Software Engineer who is proficient in Java to join us at our Middletown, RI office.

You will be responsible for designing, developing and testing application software. You will also:  

  • Design and code software units, components, and modules that meet product specifications and development schedules
  • Perform systems modeling, simulation and analysis
  • Test and debug assigned units and components
  • Participate in agile management planning
  • Write and update technical documentation such as Software Version Descriptions (SVD), Verification and Validation (V&V), and training materials
  • Troubleshoot problems and provide customer support for software application issues
  • Advise hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
  • Participate in special projects as required


Core Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ Degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • Secret clearance required
  • 5+ years of experience with Java development and software modeling
  • Experience in support of Java frameworks and modular software programs, preferably OSGi
  • Experience in support of open standards, both industry and Community of Interest (COI)

Desired Experience:

  • CBRN hazard predictions
  • Common CBRN Model Interface (CCMI) 
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.