Senior Applications Developer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Software Engineering
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ114842

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is currently looking for a Lead Application Developer for a Defense Threat Reduction Agency Data Science project.  Directs the development team in the design, coding, testing and debugging of transitionable prototypes that enable CWMD/counterproliferation operations. Guides team members in application development methodology.

This position is not yet funded.

Senior Application Developer Duties:

  • Tests, writes, modifies, and documents software for client applications according to their requirements.

  • Coordinates the team’s schedule and ensures effective communication between team members and other functional areas.

  • Provides feedback and suggestions for process and product improvement and acts as a technical mentor and adviser.

  • Adheres to stringent quality assurance and documentation standards using version control and code repositories (e.g., GitLab).

  • High-level expertise in an open source language (e.g. JavaScript. NodeJS, Angular).

  • Demonstrates written and oral communication skills.


  • Current TS/SCI clearance.

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field, and at least 7 years' experience in management of application development programs and projects; or a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related, and at least 10 years’ of management experience


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

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