Auburn, Massachusetts

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA IL Home Office (ILHOME)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ112631

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Software Development

Job Description:

We are GDIT. The position will support a Department of Defense program that is playing a major role in leveraging the commercial transportation industry to support the movement and relocation of DoD personnel, equipment, and supplies. As part of this effort, GDIT has deployed software/database development teams leveraging Agile/Scrum processes to deliver updates through repeated sprint cycles.

The position requires the successful candidate to be part of a development team in developing and updating GFM applications in a cloud-based environment through proper Agile and Scrum processes and methodologies.

We are looking for a Software Developer who hold active DOD secret clearance. This is 100% remote within USA.

  • Develop and modify applications, software, services, utilities, interfaces, and systems that support GFM systems and customers.
  • Document and resolve problem reports and collaborate with functional leads and customers to update and verify fixes in support of GFM projects and applications (ie: Angular, Spring, API strongly preferred).
  • Work with functional leads and customers to elicit and understand user needs, analyze system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls.
  • Utilize configuration management to baseline code updates, and develop software using Agile software development processes
  • Design, code and unit test front and back end solutions for integrated Geospatial systems using packages such as in Java, JavaScript, and Spring Framework.
  • Develop integration code to connect and interface GFM applications.
  • Develop solutions that utilize open standards and ICDs to promote interoperability through service-based architectures.
  • Support the development and configuration of database systems.
  • Work with systems engineering and test teams to understand and develop solutions that address program requirements.
  • Assist in software design and architecture decisions.
  • Document design artifacts in architecture software, including class and sequence diagrams.
  • Participate in agile scrum teams through the agile process.
  • Work with systems engineering and management to establish user stories and closure criteria.
  • Participate in the software feature and story estimations using standard software estimation tools and practices.
  • Becoming an expert and major contributor for designs and implementation efforts of the GFM system in a cloud-based environment.
  • Developing highly available, distributed cloud services, with emphasis on security, scalability and user experience using technologies like Java, JavaScript, Docker, Kubernetes, Spring Framework, and others.
  • Working closely with functional leads and customers to understand requirements and convert them into actionable solutions.
  • Identifying opportunities and acting on improving existing tools, frameworks and DevSecOps workflows
  • Documenting and sharing your experience with team members, mentoring others

Minimum/General Experience/Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline and 2+ years of relevant experience or
  • High School Degree and 6+ years of relevant experience.
  • Active Security Clearance
  • DoD 8570 compliance at IAT Level II
  • 6+ years' experience in developing Java applications
  • 4-6+ years of experience with researching, designing, developing, or modifying web systems or applications
  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting
  • Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it
  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced development environment
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals
  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be effective at communicating with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Moderate knowledge of the JIRA tracking tool
  • Energetic, goal oriented, proactive, innovative, hardworking, and patient

Preferred Requirements:
  • Experience with planning web system and development deployment and maintaining responsibility for meeting software compliance standards
  • Experience with evaluating interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of overall system
  • Experience with database application interface development
  • Experience with documenting testing and maintenance of system corrections
  • Performs all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Analyze user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
  • Understanding of enterprise application design, web applications, and Services Oriented Architectures

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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The likely salary range for this position is $67,683 - $113,048, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:

Telecommuting Options:
Telecommuting 100%

Work Location:
Any Location / Remote

Additional Work Locations:

Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.


Auburn, Massachusetts

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

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