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Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer, w/poly in Herndon at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 1/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. 

This position is for a Java developer. The application itself has a Java front end and Oracle back end. The system is a complex one and we need someone who is a self-starter and quick learner. They will start out fixing current bugs in the system to acclimate themselves and will also have access to the code of which they will need to dive into and examine, understand, etc. as they work more complex problems. Familiarity with JSF, Spring/hibernate stack, Ajax, Oracle 11g and hibernate, GIT, Mochito, Jenkins, Maximo, jquery a plus.

1. Leads the research and development of new software products and applications on the leading edge of established knowledge and standards.

2. Conceives, designs, prototypes, and tests new methods, algorithms, and models.

3. Defines architecture requirements and performance standards to meet or exceed management and customer specifications.

4. Identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues.

5. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

6. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.

7. Serves as the primary customer interface to resolve problems and ensure requirements are met on a timely basis.

8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

9. Serves as a technical team or task leader.

10. May provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks.

11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

12. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Requirements

15-20 years of related software development experience.

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.