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Software Engineer

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Information Technology
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Job Description

General Dynamics Information Technology is hosting a virtual event for this position on December 13th . Please schedule a time that works best for you to speak to the recruiter for this position – Jon Weisenborn. Interviews can be done from the comfort of your home, car or on a work break. I am excited to meet you virtually!!




General Dynamics Information Technology, a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.

General Dynamics Information Technology has an immediate opening for a Java and Javascript Developer to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Information Technology employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

The selected Java and Javascript Developer candidate will work with collaborative teams to build and further advance General Dynamics Information Technology software systems and applications. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Java and Javascript Developer will enhance their skill-set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Key Responsibilities:
A Java and Javascript Developer participates in the research, design and development of systems software, software applications and/or tools for new programs and subprograms. Responsibilities also include enhancements, modifications, and corrections to existing software. In addition, these employees are responsible for coding, testing, integrating, deploying, and documenting software solutions.

Additional Responsibilities:
*       Exercise creative thinking to advance our business performance
*       Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers' changing business needs
*       Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the General Dynamics Information Technology's culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
*       Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure General Dynamics Information Technology's services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices

Job Description:
Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a good understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively create software solutions. As member of a devops agile team (managed via Scrum), the developer will need to effectively integrate into the team to deliver quality software in a timely fashion.

The Java and Javascript Developer position requires an Associate's degree in Software, Computer, or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a specialized area or equivalent field and five years of related experience. A Bachelor's Degree is preferred.

No security clearance is required at time of hire. However, applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government Public Trust background investigation. Ability to obtain DHS Suitability is required. Applicants must be granted Government Suitability in order to meet eligibility requirements to work on the program and to receive access to U.S. Government information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.




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


2-5 Years of related experience required.


Required Key Skills:
*       Java and Javascript development experience
*       Development experience with Spring Framework
*       Development experience with Angular
*       Understanding of, and experience, with Agile Development in a DevOps environment
*       A proven record of software delivery and deployment

Qualifications Preferred:
*       In-depth understanding of object-oriented methodology, algorithms, data structures, and design patterns
*       Development experience with Oracle
*       Development experience with OpenShift
*       Experience writing software to be deployed to a containerized environment (Docker)
*       Experience with Docker, Ansible, and Kubernetes
*       Experience with testing tools such as Cucumber and Selenium
*       Familiarity with DEVOPS tools and platforms such as JIRA, Jenkins, GitHub, Amazon Web Services


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. 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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