Sr Software Engineer

Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 06, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
The successful candidate will serve as Subject Matter Expert on software design; implementation; and integration efforts and independently perform software development tasks as part of a development team.

The candidate will work with IT and DevOps team members in determining and testing functional requirements for end users. 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 ? 5-8 years related software development experience primarily focused on Java and Javascript

? Experience with AWS; EC2 or similar cloud services platforms

? Experience developing software using the Agile/Scrum methodology

? Experience with SOAP and RESTful web service implementation and distributed computing standards

? Experience evaluating and implementing new and state-of-the-art technology to address challenging customer problems in a research environment

? Ability to work well with a collaborative team and contribute to application development vision

? Strong oral and written communication skills



Desired:

? Ability to work within aggressive timelines and in a team environment

? Willingness to learn and grow

? Experience with the Atlassian Tool Suite

? Experience with modern web client technologies (HTML5)

? Experience working with software build tools(maven) and continuous integration tools (Jenkins)

? Ability to identify; analyze; coordinate; and resolve environment and infrastructure needs to ensure a smooth running application

? Ability to work with code repositories and perform configuration management duties

? Ability to create and utilize Chef tools to automate deployment of virtual infrastructure





Position is in Herndon and requires a TS/SCI with Poly.
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.