Programmer - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Redstone Arsenal
United States

Builds and codes applications and/or models using various computer programming languages.


1. Plans, develops, tests, and documents mainframe-resident and client/server applications programs.


2. Generates new code and corrects, converts, and/or modifies existing code to meet specifications.


3. Prepares detailed specifications from which code will be written.


4. Confers with end-users to analyze specified methods and procedures, identify problems, and document specific requirements.


5. Writes and updates technical documentation such as users' manuals, product specifications, and training materials.


6. Performs a variety of testing procedures on assigned products, analyzes test results, and corrects problems.


7. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


8. Participates in special projects as required.


We are currently recruiting for a program supporting the development and support responsibilities for several weapon systems and related support systems within the Strategic Systems domain. Representative examples of the Strategic Systems domain include:


Required Qualifications:

  • Algorithm development, analysis, and testing knowledge
  • Strong C++ software development
  • Agile process implementation using tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • PERL script knowledge
  • Experience with UNIX or Linux operating systems
  • Understanding of systems engineering and test engineering
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Secret clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Understanding of radar signal and data processing
  • Real-time mathematical algorithmic programming experience
  • MATLAB knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge of systems engineering requirements, test, and verification processes
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and reporting practices
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

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.


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