Engineer, Software

Springfield, VA
Jan 12, 2017
May 31, 2017
Full Time
Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.


 1. Participates in the design and coding of software products.

 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

 3. Prepares comprehensive test plans and conducts tests.

 4. Analyzes test results and recommends moderately complex corrections to more experienced software engineers.

 5. Designs and develops compilers, assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems.

 6. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

 7. Writes and updates technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

 8. Troubleshoots problems and provides customer support for software operating system and application issues.

 9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 10. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications 2-5 years of related software development experience.

 Mandatory Qualifications:

at least 3 to 5 years’ experience in the field of software algorithms development specifically for use in geospatially oriented systems and conducting 3D data processing research and development to Government parametersat least a bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualifications from on the job training (i.e. military or other industry related experience)understanding of software and database architectures, scripting, Agile development process, CMMIActive Top Secret (TS) security clearance with eligibility for SCI accessDesired Qualifications:

SCRUM Master certification, vendor certifications (i.e. ASPRS/ESRI certifications)experience with LIDAR point cloud and/or synthetic aperture radar (SAR) phase history data processingexperience integrating, executing, and transitioning newly developed C4ISR software concepts, processes, and architecturessoftware estimating experiencefamiliarity with DoDAF and other DoD frameworks, DoD unclassified and classified networks8570 compliance (Security+ certification)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.