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Software Engineer - (TS/SCI with Polygraph)

Company: General Dynamics
Location: Herndon
Posted on: September 11, 2023

Job Description:

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA Herndon - Customer Proprietary (VAC032)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ150258

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Software Engineering

Job Qualifications:

Git, Jenkins, Linux, Python

3 + years of related experience
US Citizenship Required:

Job Description:

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Software Engineer supporting customer activities. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Software Engineer joining our highly skilled team to be a premier provider of cyber security services to the customer. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission - it connects every one of us because it's embedded into every aspect of what we do.


  • Develops, maintains, and enhances diverse software systems based upon documented requirements.
  • Works as part of a team of Systems Engineers and Software Developers.
  • Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results.
  • Resolves software problem reports.
  • Utilizes software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment.
  • Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components.
  • Work with a team to maintain and upgrade an Elasticsearch cluster in a repeatable and reliable manner.
  • Shepard software baselines through the stage, deploy, verify, monitor, and respond phases of a CI/CD pipeline.
  • Maintain and create deployment scripts using Terraform
  • Design, develops, test, debug, and deploy new software tools that extend or replace existing capabilities.
  • Write and update technical documentation such as system documentation, training materials, processes, and procedures.
  • Day-to-day management and administration of Atlassian JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience with ScriptRunner
  • Develop metrics, dashboards and reports for senior management providing meaningful operational/performance metrics and status.
  • Create technical architecture, design, and user guide documentation.
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with all stakeholders, including internal customers.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with software engineers, project managers and other engineering groups.
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements in production systems and platforms.
  • Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software systems and application issues.
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Work alongside other engineers on the team to sustain and advance our organization's capabilities. WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
    • Education: Bachelor's Degree (in an IT-related field)
    • Required Experience: 3+ yrs
    • Required Technical Skills:
    • GIT
    • Desired Skills:
    • AWS Developer
      Elastic Search
      Jira and Confluence administration
    • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with active polygraph
    • Location: Herndon, VA - On Customer Site GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
      • 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
      • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays #OpportunityOwned



        Scheduled Weekly Hours:

        Travel Required:
        Less than 10%

        Telecommuting Options:

        Work Location:
        USA VA Herndon

        Additional Work Locations:

        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.

        We connect people with the most impactful client missions, creating an unparalleled work experience that allows them to see their impact every day. We create opportunities for our people to lead and learn simultaneously. From securing our nation's most sensitive systems, to enabling digital transformation and cloud adoption, our people are the ones who make change real.

        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.


        Back To Search ResultsGDIT supports and secures some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country.

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