Cloud Software Developer (TS/SCI w/polygraph)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ135764

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 is 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 we cannot turn into opportunity.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting a classified customer, you will be trusted to work on data management and web application systems. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with the classified customer to solve new application requirements
  • Use your development background and experience with virtual machines, Linux domains, system integration, databases, network infrastructures, serverless technologies, Cloud including AWS services, Java, Docker containers, security controls and maintenance to support system solutions
  • Serve on a development engineering team that designs, builds, develops, and deploys enterprise and platform infrastructure and applications for cloud and hybrid systems
  • Support the customer and development team as a technical software developer through all aspects of the agile development cycle to include team representation and demonstrations to customer and new user groups, requirements grooming, working groups, assisting project manager, scrum master and technical team with themes for epics and related user stories, and ensuring follow through by the scrum teams and execution
  • Develop software while driving DevOps principles including Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery/Deployment, and automated testing
  • Subject Matter Expert on best software practices, etc. helping to develop new standards, policies and procedures
  • May coach and review work of less experienced professionals
  • Your success will be measured through leading and programming towards successful critical milestone deliveries as well


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated engineering experience across all phases of the development cycle including architecture, design, development (Java, Python, Javascript, etc.), integration, test, security and deployment.
  • Experienced engineering support for implementation and management of Amazon Web Services for all AWS/C2S environments to include experience using services such as VPC, EC2, ECS and S3.
  • Demonstrated experience showing current knowledge of progressive IT software development approaches which encompass AGILE and DevOps.
  • Security clearance level
  • Strong inter-personal communication skills and must be capable of explaining procedures in writing and verbally to both customers and development team.


  • Well versed in a variety of Agile approaches (SAFe, Scrum/LeSS, Kanban)
  • Knowledge of development environments, platforms, and technologies including Java, NiFi, data engineering and cloud technology
  • Experience with software DevSecOps/DevOps pipeline processes and tools
  • Ability to work independently and interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
  • Works well as a team member in a fast-paced and often time-sensitive environment


  • 401K with company match
  • Challenging work
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Rewards program for high-performing employees

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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 the status of the federal contractor mandate and 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.