Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer, with Polygraph

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

REQ#: RQ103142

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’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 a Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer joining our team to support Government activities in Herndon, VA.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. A typical day will include developing and implementing web applications and/or services using object-oriented programming with a focus on building RESTful services to support the User Interface and middle tier as well as implementing support for data connections. The developer will work with the Systems Engineer and fellow Developers to create detailed designs, translate and decompose requirements and develop key features and enhancements as well as troubleshoot and resolve issues. Additional responsibilities may include designing and implementing user experience (UI) for web applications to enhance existing UI interfaces and design new interfaces. The UI developer will work with the Systems Engineer and fellow Developers to create detailed designs translate and decompose requirements and develop key features and enhancements as well as troubleshoot and resolve issues.
 

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with Java development within the last 3 years using Spring.
  • Demonstrated experience developing micro-services environment.
  • Demonstrated experience developing secure RESTful services.
  • Demonstrated experience with database development such as MySQL, Mongo.
  • Ability to change direction with changing requirements or architectural changes.
  • Demonstrated experience improving legacy code.
  • For UI function, demonstrated with developing UIs using modern JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, NodeJS, and SASS.
  • Demonstrated experience designing and building web applications as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing user needs to determine technical requirements.
  • Demonstrated experience creating wireframes, storyboards, and/or user flow models.

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience within an Agile environment.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting development in sponsors applications.
  • Experience establishing, monitoring and managing Kafka service or like technologies.
  • Experience utilizing infrastructure as Code practices.
  • Demonstrated experience or certification in cloud technologies creating self-healing/auto-scaling systems.

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.

Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.

Applies expert knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.

Applies expert knowledge in creating advanced models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.

Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.

Provides expert analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.

Provides expert knowledge and guidance on the software or system process for optimal documentation and future maintenance and updates.

May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.

May serve as a mentor to experienced analysts.

May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)

May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.

Recognized as a subject matter expert in software development.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.