Software Engineering Jobs - Software Engineering advisor (Java), 15648

at General Dynamics Information Technology
Location Washington, DC
Date Posted August 15, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



GDIT seeks a Java developer to work on-site in a fast pace Agile software development environment. The candidate will create new capabilities, enhancements, and fixes based on business and technical requirements.  This candidate will provide services for a component of the Department of Justice (DOJ), United States Trustee Program.  The program is designed to maintain the integrity of the Bankruptcy system. A suite of applications support the mission of the Trustees program. GDIT maintains these applications with new development, enhancements and operational support. In order to more effectively achieve its mission objectives, the IT department of the US Trustees must ensure the agency’s information systems provide tangible business value to their users and stakeholders. The candidate will design, develop and test capabilities to ensure applications are built to be strong, robust, and perform up to Agency standard.


Develops and maintains Java based systems supporting the USTP mission;

Develops design artifacts, collaborates with Product Owners, Business Analysts (BAs), Users and Testers to comprehend requirements, evaluate alternatives, reduce technical debt and analyzes and interprets complex system requirements;

Candidate will collaborate with DBAs, SAs, and BAs to design solutions;

Candidate will support DevOps automation with Behavior Driven Development (Cucumber) and Test Driven Development in a CI/CD environment

Uses sound software engineering principles to ensure that developed code is modifiable, efficient, reliable, understandable, and fault tolerant;

Maintains legacy applications. codes, tests, debugs, documents, and maintains application code;

Participates in application development; monitors and reports progress;

Designs software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and software development.

Provides recommendations to infuse new technology;

Provides expertise in software development and engineering.

Required Demonstrable Experience:

Java Spring, Structs 2 or other web framework experience

Unit testing, Integration Testing and System Testing


Software Refactoring

Preferred Experience:

Microsoft SQL server

Atlassian Toolsuite: JIRA, Confulence, Bamboo, BitBucket, Selenium, Git, Hibernate, Eclipse

Preferred Knowledge:

Agile Scrum/Kanban process



Java 8 technologies and components


Years of Experience: 10+ Years;

Required Education: BS;  

Desired Education: Computer Science or Computer Engineering

US Citizenship required for Public Trust. 

Telecommuting not Permitted Initially

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.