Cloud Security Software Developer

Clearance Level
Columbia, Maryland

REQ#: RQ68146 Cloud Security Software Developer (Open)

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

Job Description Summary:

The position will support a US Air Force program that is playing a major role in strengthening and modernizing Americas Strategic Deterrent Force. GDIT will develop and deliver a digital engineering design solution that enables and integrates the program’s complete set of data, tools, and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) activities, and makes them available to internal and appropriate external engineering and programmatic stakeholders throughout the program’s lifecycle. This effort will culminate in an abstracted, highly transportable environment delivered to the Government, to be instantiated “virtually” on the Government’s network infrastructure, and updated during the Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) phase of weapon system development.

For this effort, GDIT will follows agile development and SecDevOps practices to plan and manage cloud migrations for our customers in a secure and compliant manner. These practices enable our teams to best communicate with customers sensitive to the changes that cloud migrations brings since we give them transparency into each stage of the process. The tasks occurring within each of the framework components typically occur in an iterative, agile manner allowing for regular feedback and refinement throughout execution.

The Software Engineer Sr Advisor will assist in the development, implementation, and tuning of secure management of user interfaces, workspaces, and dashboards. Under the direction of the Security Analyst and Cloud Architect, they will integrate cloud components, tools, and self-service portal into a seamless system ensuring the SecDevOps delivery pipeline. During the migration of applications and the final migration to the Government DEE the Software Engineers will work closely with the team and client, ensuring smooth transition.

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 10 years’ experience in the following:
    • Cloud IDAM solutions
    • Participating in security compliance efforts
    • Developing and delivering training materials
    • Tier 2 and Tier 3 security operations support
    • Incident handling
    • Experience with auditing tools, intrusion detection/protection devices, security Benchmarks, Incident Response Handling, and NIST publications.
  • Ability to perform under pressure and handle change easily while meeting deadlines.
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical audiences verbally and in writing form
  • Work independently and in a team environment, to give and receive direction.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience designing, developing and evaluating, planning and testing engineering specifications for software programs and applications
  • Active Secret clearance
  • Cloud certifications

Security Clearance:

  • Ability to secure and maintain a SECRET security clearance


  • Possible travel approximately 20%

Work Location:

  • Remote

Travel to and from a secured environment or program meeting may be needed

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.