Software Architect in Herndon, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We 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.

GDIT is seeking a talented software engineer. The software engineer is expected to engineer, design, and build new or enhance capabilities and functions for new or existing applications. The candidate will be a part of a dynamic and high producing team that is responsible for assessing, evaluating, and providing revolutionary technology that provide search and discovery capabilities within the applications. The successful candidate will need to have a solid software application development experience with an interest in creating operations for new tools and technologies. The successful candidate is expected to support a legacy system, while also assist in transitioning this application to AWS. Once moved to AWS, the candidate will take part in a complete rebuild of a mission critical app.

Requirements

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience developing software using Java.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience writing RESTful web services.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with HBase/Hadoop, Solr, or Elasticsearch,
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with relational databases, such as MySQL
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with scripting languages (e.g. Shell, Perl, Python) experience and/or ability to automate routine operations through scripts and tool sets.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience writing unit tests and working with testing frameworks such as JUnit
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with version control system such as GIT
  • Experience with Linux

Desired

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Java IDE and Ruby on Rails(Eclipse, JUnit, GitHub and Jenkins)
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working in Agile software development and test driven development methodologies
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with container technologies, such as Docker
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with standard search technologies and query syntax's
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with front end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, or CSS 
 

BA/BS

20+

   

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\' 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.