Software Engineer - Mstr-G

Clearance Level
Software Development
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ45368

Travel Required: None

General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.

GDIT is currently seeking an Open Source (LAMP) Application Developer to support the Administrative Office of the US Courts. This position is part of its dynamic software development division. As such, the position is a key contributor to the integration, design, development, implementation, maintenance, and production support for a variety of internal administrative systems. 


  • Provide full life-cycle development including design, development, testing and implementation of projects that support business goals.
  • Take ownership of projects/tasks/issues and work them through completion.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive architecture and integration documentation.
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure processes support existing architecture, follow defined guidelines and coding standards and meet user requirements.
  • Monitor production applications, supporting applications and integrated web services via production monitoring solutions.
  • Identify process improvements and enhancements to existing business and IT processes that will increase operating efficiencies.

Required skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of progressive systems development experience utilizing a full System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • 5+ years of experience with PHP development and associated tools
  • Ability to work with COTS low-code development platforms and environments
  • Experience with CRM platforms such as SugarCRM and/or SuiteCRM
  • Experience with relational database design and development using MySQL and MS SQL Server
  • Experience with creating and consuming RESTful API services
  • Proven experience diagnosing and resolving problems
  • Experience leading others in the development and deployment of mid-to-large size projects
  • Familiarity with MVC development models
  • Familiarity with testing methodologies and tools
  • Familiarity with OpenShift / Docker
  • Windows and Linux experience
  • Git Version Control Experience
  • Agile development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Experience working on agile self-organized, cross-functional teams.
  • Familiar with agile principles, processes, and methods such as iterative and incremental development, continuous integration, test-driven development (TDD), unit testing, code refactoring, pair programming, and Scrum ceremonies.


  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Team player, flexible/adaptable, responsible and accountable
  • Strong problem solving and service delivery skills, particularly in the presentation and education of technological issues and solutions
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Efficient problem identification and resolution skills
  • Value added mentality
  • Demonstration of careful attention to detail


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems Technology or 5-7 years of equivalent experience
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.