General Dynamics

General Dynamics

  • Herndon, VA

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Type of Requisition: Pipeline

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Suitability: No Suitability Required

Public Trust/Other Required: None

Job Family: Software Development

Job Qualifications:

Skills: C/C++, CentOS, GitLab, Kubernetes, Python

Certifications: AWS Certified Machine Learning – Specialty – Amazon AWS, AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate – Amazon AWS, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) – Cisco Systems, CompTIA – Security+ – CompTIA, GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC) – Global Information Assurance Certification – GIAC

Experience: 10 + years of related experience

US Citizenship Required:

Job Description:

Own the opportunity as a Software Developer and help ensure the mission is never interrupted. At GDIT, we deliver clarity with our cloud solutions and provide meaningful work. Your work will be an important part of transforming our clients for the modern age and help them face any obstacle.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service.


  • Provide intelligence products to inform operations, drive collection, solve business problems, and support national security needs.
  • Specialize in development and maintenance of large-scale innovative solutions to solve leading challenges in data correlation, aggregation, and graphing.
  • Contribute to the successful integration of the current graphing system with enterprise systems and core technical systems and design and development of the next iteration solution for collaboration and development network implementation.
  • Conduct integration testing to ensure enterprise level support meets the performance requirements defined.
  • Apply in-depth hands-on software engineering expertise to develop automated workflows that ensure compliance with security, regulatory and compliance requirements such as the design of queueing and message processing workflows for large scale operations.
  • Design, develop, and implement software systems/services solutions based on requirements analysis.
  • Perform operational feasibility evaluations and recommend improvements.
  • Develop and maintain the system and solution code, architecture, and security documentation, and assist with software licensing and purchase efforts.


  • 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.
  • Required Experience: 8+ years of experience
  • Required Technical Skills:
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining configuration of software using configuration management resources such as GitHub.
  • Demonstrated experience with agile software development and testing.
  • Demonstrated experience with federal security, regulatory and compliance requirements and security accreditation package development.
  • Demonstrated experience with C or C++ to write interfaces.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and operating Kubernetes infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated experience with:
  • Languages: Python (pypi libraries)
  • Operating Systems: Centos7, RockyLinux8
  • Orchestration: Kubernetes, Docker, Docker-Compose, Docker-Swarm
  • Development Tools: VSCode, GitLab
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Demonstrated experience presenting solutions, requirements, and presentations to diverse audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience working with container orchestration technologies such as AWS ECS, AWS Fargate, and Kubernetes or other enhanced capabilities available.
  • Demonstrated experience in total systems perspectives, including a technical understanding of systems and applications relationships, dependencies, and requirements of hardware and software components.
  • Demonstrated experience consulting with customers to determine present and future user needs.
  • Certifications:
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
  • AWS Machine Learning Certification(s)
  • Agile certification
  • Azure
  • Security+
  • GSEC
  • CCNA
  • Demonstrated experience with:
  • Databases: Postgres, MariaDB, ELK, Minio, AWS S3, Neo4j, MongoDB, noSQL
  • Development Tools: Jupyterhub/Notebooks, MATLAB
  • Environments: Large collaboration and development environments
  • Data Types: Unstructured, structured, or semi-structured data, including: CSV, JSON, JSONL, AVRO, Protocol Buffers, Parquet, etc.
  • ​Location: Herndon, VA


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays






Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options: Onsite

Work Location: USA VA Herndon

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.

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