Springfield, Virginia

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA Springfield - Customer Proprietary (VAC421)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ127438

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Software Development

Job Description:

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service. GDIT is seeking highly cleared candidates with active TS SCI w/Poly to provide software development, engineering, database design and software testing in support of enterprise -wide systems and products for the Intelligence Community (IC). Work with the latest commercial products such as AWS and ServiceNow in an agile environment on various applications designed and maintained for a broad range of IC customers.

In this role, the candidate will need the following required skills and demonstrated experience:
  • Demonstrated experience working with Amazon Web Services environments to include S3, in order to design, develop, deploy, maintain, and monitor web applications within AWS infrastructures
  • Demonstrated experience programming in Java and/or JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience with J2EE and enterprise web application design and development
  • Demonstrated experience working with RDS databases
  • Demonstrated experience designing and writing RESTful applications
  • Demonstrated experience creating and deploying applications to an Apache Tomcat web server
  • Demonstrated ability to debug existing software and correct defects
  • Demonstrated ability to make recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards
  • Demonstrated experience with change management processes using GITHUB and/or Jira to track changes in a complex environment
  • Demonstrated ability to develop software solutions by analyzing system performance standards, conferring with users or system engineers; analyzing systems flow, data usage and work processes; and investigating problem areas
  • Demonstrated experience translating product requirements into system solutions that take into account technical, schedule, cost, security, and policy constraints.
  • Demonstrated experience working in an agile environment and leading agile projects.
  • Demonstrated experience collaborating with staff, IT customers, and other technical and non- technical staff and contractors at all levels.

Desired skills:
  • Demonstrated experience engineering natural language processing and machine learning techniques into automated workflows. (Example techniques include clustering, ontologies and topic modeling, entity extraction Latent Semantic Indexing, and collaborative filtering.)
  • Demonstrated experience developing non-traditional or innovative means of applying technical solutions to difficult analytic problems.
  • Demonstrated experience working and applying creativity in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated experience with coordination and facilitation of meetings and technical discussions of requirements, tracking project status, plans, action items and drafting meeting minutes.
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS Data Pipeline.
  • Demonstrated experience programming web applications in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript using jQuery.
  • Demonstrated experience with developing REST APls and interfacing with REST APls using AJAX.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer's ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.






Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:
Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:

Work Location:
USA VA Springfield

Additional Work Locations:

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.


Springfield, 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.

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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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