Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer, with Polygraph

General Dynamics Information Technology
Herndon, VA
Oct 15, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
Travel Required: NoneRequisition Type: RegularWe are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Mission Software Developer joining our team to support Government activities at Herndon, VA.At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Mission Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to provide development engineering and programming support to mission applications. In this role, a typical day will include:Design and develop tools that integrate with commercial applications,Design and develop database management systems, data manipulation techniques and data visualization techniques,Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure design outcomes and consequences,Develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures, programming and documentation,Conduct trial runs of program and software applications to make sure they produce the desired results, and that the instructions for running those programs are correct,Create documentation of application development activities and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the code to help others understand relevant functions, processes and procedures,Help write or contribute to instructional manuals to guide end users,Write, analyze, review, and rewrite programs, using workflow charts and diagrams to take advantage of computer capabilities and symbolic logic, andDesign, develop and maintain applications within the cloud environment.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.Minimum of 8 years related experienceTechnical Skills: Experience creating user interfaces and integrating project components; experience creating systems that process large amounts of data with the capability to display relevant information to users; experience creating and enhancing text analysis systems that leverage COTS capabilities and machine learning algorithms; experience designing, developing and testing application capabilities; experience building and implementing applications to process large amounts of unstructured data, with the goal of providing predictive insights,Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with PolygraphPreferred Qualifications: Experience developing with HTML5/XML/CSS/JAVA/JavaScript; experience with rapid prototyping and Agile development methodologies; experience developing innovative analytical solutions; experience with enterprise development using Java-based technologies; experience conducting research and using research finding to develop ideas into production systems.WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOUAlignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer's ability to effectively execute its mission.Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.Provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.Analyze user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.Provides guidance in creating a variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.Provides guidance to all phases of the software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging process to meet business needs.Provides valued analysis on software project specifications, activities, or status.Advises on the software or system process for optimal documentation and future maintenance and updates.May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.May serve as a mentor to less experienced analysts.May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 8+ years of experience#OpportunityOwned#GDITCareers#GDITLife,#WeAreGDIT#GDITInternsWe 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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