Falls Church, Virginia

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Location: USA VA Falls Church - 3150 Fairview Park Dr (VAS095)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ125862

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Software Development

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc. (GDIT) has an opening for the position of Software Developer (Ref# SD726HM) .

Work Location: Position may telecommute from anywhere in the U.S.

Job Duties: Research, design, develop, and/or modify enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. Participate in the design and coding of software products using light-weight Linux, Apache, PHP, MySQL (LAMP), and SQL Server, as well as DevOps / Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) environments using Jenkins, Docker, SonarQube, SoapUI, and Subject7 Proof testing tools. Write specifications for programs of low to moderate complexity. Create appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code and technical documentation. Develop user interface for various applications using JavaScript, jQuery, and HTML/CSS. Build dynamic web contents with high performance. Responsible for PHP back-end development for dynamic database driven websites. Develop test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs. Assist in resolving production support problems. Develop and suggest alternative approaches to resolving problems. Conduct quality assurance activities such as peer reviews. Refactor the existing code based on newer coding principles and standards. Responsible for technology upgrades for applications on the server-side. Remain abreast of and research industry technical trends and new development to maintain current skills and remain current with industry standards. Involved in the planning of system and development deployment as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards. Document testing and maintenance of system corrections. Use of PHP, CodeIgniter, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Jenkins, Docker, PHPUnit, Selenium, Cucumber, Cypress, MySQL, AWS, Linux, and Windows.

Requirements: This position requires a Bachelor's degree or foreign academic equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Information Technology, or a related field. Plus 2 years of experience in the job offered or 2 years in a related occupation including Test Engineer or related experience. Position requires 2 years of experience with PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, Jenkins, Docker, Selenium, MySQL, and Linux. 40hrs/week.

Application Instructions: To apply, please click on the "Apply" button. Or, if you have reached this posting on an external website, please visit our website at https://gdit.com/careers and search for Ref# SD726HM and apply on the "Apply" button on that page.

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USA VA Falls Church

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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.


Falls Church, Virginia

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.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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