Software Architect - TS/SCI Req'd

Ft Belvoir, VA
Jan 12, 2017
Mar 22, 2017
Full Time
    Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.Leads the research and development of new software products and applications on the leading edge of established knowledge and standards.Conceives, designs, prototypes, and tests new methods, algorithms, and models.Defines architecture requirements and performance standards to meet or exceed management and customer specifications.Identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues.Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.Serves as the primary customer interface to resolve problems and ensure requirements are met on a timely basis.Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.Serves as a technical team or task leader.May provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.Participates in special projects as required.
Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

 2. Masters Degree Preferred.

Qualifications 15-20 years of related software development experience.

 Required skills:Software design and development of web-based J2EE (Java 2 Enterprise Edition) applications`; Linux/Windows virtual servers; Amazon Cloud Services; ability to troubleshoot and fix JAVA-based configuration issues; PHP scripting; Jboss/Wildfly application server;  Mysql/Oracle database experience; JAVA development experience required.
DoD8570 certification required - Security+CE Desired skills:Web-based application developmentDatabase scheme designing; CISSP/CASP #CJPOST


  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.


GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.