Software Developer Senior (Senior Software Engineer)

Clearance Level
Software Development
Menands, New York

REQ#: RQ84786

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics IT (GDIT) is looking for its next passionate, highly skilled, self-motivated Senior Software Engineer to join a growing team that’s tasked with modernizing our Medicaid platforms by leveraging cutting edge technologies to build new applications.

This small high performance organization will work collaboratively to design and develop brand new Medicaid applications to replace or augment legacy applications. Our current solutions leverage Spring Boot-based Microservices, Angular 8, Docker, Kubernetes, and AWS. Technologists looking to expand their skills and build new, innovative products would be a perfect addition to this growing team.

This position is based at GDIT’s office at Riverview Center in Menands, NY.

Your Role

You’ll join our talented team that will remain small and focused. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to make application architecture decisions and grow your skills to learn cloud technologies, Docker, and Kubernetes. Applications built by this team are highly interactive and user-focused, making the legacy experiences simpler and more accessible than ever.

You will be a key contributor to the team and have responsibility to build endpoints in Spring, as well as front end user interface code using Angular 2+ along with associated Unit Tests for both.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide guidance and technical leadership to junior level resources
  • Learn Medicaid business and operations to deliver the appropriate solutions
  • Communicate application design using UML
  • Develop front end applications using Angular 2+
  • Develop back end applications using Spring/REST
  • Write appropriate unit tests for code developed


The position requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a related discipline – OR – relevant experience in this career

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in the field with the passion to lead an agile development team in creating new applications
  • Strong basis in Object Oriented Analysis and Design, RESTful Service design
  • Java 8+, Maven, Spring, Junit, Mock Framework (Mockito preferred)
  • SQL and RDBMS experience, capability to write complex queries
  • Willingness to work individually and in a team setting
  • Good organization and time management skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and task priorities
  • Good written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Hands on. Passionate. Persistent. Creative. A Doer. A Team Player.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TypeScript 3, JavaScript, Angular 2+, Karma, and Node/npm
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.