General Dynamics


Job Information

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

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

Suitability: No Suitability Required

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family: Software Engineering

Job Description:

The Software Engineer will design, develop, code, test, and debug complex software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software. The ideal candidate is a hands-on platform builder with significant experience in developing scalable data platforms, with experience in business intelligence, analytics, data science and data products. They must have strong, firsthand technical expertise in a variety of configuration management and big data technologies and the proven ability to fashion robust scalable solutions that can manage large data sets. They must be at ease working in an agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

10+ years of related software development experience.

Hands-on experience with modern programming languages including Java, Java Script, Python, and other non-relational databases.

DevOps experience building and deploying cloud infrastructure with technologies like Ansible, Cloud Formation, Puppet, etc.

We are looking for a candidate with hands-on experience and is familiar with one or more of the following software/tools:

Experience with monitoring technologies like ELK, Prometheus, Grafana, etc.

Experience with building APIs and services using REST, Hadoop, Map Reduce, Spark, etc.

Experience with build automation technologies like Maven, Jenkins, etc.

Experience with Linux (preferred) or Windows operating systems.


Hands-on experience working with Elastic Search, Mongo DB, Docker, Kubernetes, Rabbit MQ, and NiFi.

Design and develop a processing platform using various configuration management technologies.

Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements in existing 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.



Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Travel Required: None

Telecommuting Options:

Work Location: USA VA McLean

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.

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