Software Developer (Systems Software) - Mission Software Developer, w/Poly - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

United States

Required skills/experience: Experience creating user interfaces and integrating project components; experience creating systems that process large amounts of data with the capability to display relevant information to users; experience creating and enhancing text analysis systems that leverage COTS capabilities and machine learning algorithms; experience designing, developing and testing application capabilities; experience building and implementing applications to process large amounts of unstructured data, with the goal of providing predictive insights
Desired skills/experience: Experience developing with HTML5/XML/CSS/JAVA/JavaScript; experience with rapid prototyping and Agile development methodologies; experience developing innovative analytical solutions; experience with enterprise development using Java-based technologies; experience conducting research and using research finding to develop ideas into production systems

• Design and develop tools that integrate with commercial applications
• Design and develop database management systems, data manipulation techniques and data visualization techniques
• Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure design outcomes and consequences 
• Develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures, programming and documentation
• Conduct trial runs of program and software applications to make sure they produce the desired results, and that the instructions for running those programs are correct
• Create documentation of application development activities and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the code to help others understand relevant functions, processes and procedures
• Help write or contribute to instructional manuals to guide end users
• Write, analyze, review, and rewrite programs, using workflow charts and diagrams to take advantage of computer capabilities and symbolic logic
• Design, develop and maintain applications within the cloud environment


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




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.