Computer Engineering V

Clearance Level
Chesapeake, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Computer Programming

Oral Communications

Software Systems

REQ#: RQ170075
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is seeking a Program Expert to support Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division Dam Neck Activity (NSWCDD DNA) Program. NSWCDD DNA utilizes Research & Development and Engineering to develop innovative, affordable, and effective threat-driven integrated training systems, cyber warfare, fleet readiness and sustainment solutions for the Naval Warfighter.  NSWCDD DNA has a requirement to design, develop, produce, deploy and test prototypes in support of its stated mission.

The following are representative of the possible programs, sponsors, systems and sub-systems to which the required technical support may be applied:  

  • Surface Training Advanced Virtual Environment - Combat Systems (STAVE-CS)
  • Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS) Integrated Combat Systems
  • Chromatic Reaper, Maritime Sensors Program Management Office (MSPMO)
  • Chromatic Kraken, Maritime Sensors Program Management Office (MSPMO)
  • PMS 339 – Surface Training Systems
  • IWS X - Integrated Combat System Document Center
  • PEO IWS 6.0 - Command and Control
  • PEO IWS 80 - Atlanta Integrated Combat Systems
  • Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) Foreign Operations (FOROPS)  
  • Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Office of Special Programs
  • Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Programmer Expert

Transform technology into opportunity as a Programmer Expert with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Programmer Expert you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

● Builds and codes applications and/or models using various computer programming languages
● Program Expert responsibilities include providing guidance and direction to employees about various programs within the organization. 

● Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
● Required Experience: 15 years of full time experience in network computer equipment and routine computer programming.
● Required Technical Skills:

  • Proven work experience as a Program Expert or similar role
  • Strong knowledge of budgeting, researching, and report writing
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong leadership capabilities
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Relevant training and/or certifications as a Program Specialist

● Security Clearance Level: Secret
● Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Plan and attend collaboration meetings to ensure projects are on schedule
  • Create monthly and/or quarterly budgets for all company programs
  • Provide consultation services regarding compliance with tax laws, policies, and company procedures
  • Report feedback on the success and/or failure of certain projects and activities

● Location: Chesapeake, VA
● US Citizenship Required

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

15 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.