Java Developer - US Citizenship required - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (



REQ#: RQ35976

GDIT leverages agile methodology and a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) to manage multiple agile development teams in parallel with DevOps Team in a highly complex environment focusing intensely on continuous value delivery.

Seeking a mid-level Java Developer to join our team.


  • Develops applications on the AWS development platform. The architecture includes Docker based containerization and AWS deployment pipeline.
  • Designs, develops documents, test and debug applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
  • Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems.
  • Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. - Ensures software standards are met.

Required Skills:

  • At least 5+ years of hands-on experience in building scalable, extensible and user-focused enterprise systems using Java, JEE with open-source frameworks.
  • Experience in SOAP, RESTful webservices and JSON.
  • Experience in spring framework (Boot, Data, JMS, and Integration).
  • Experience using ORM tools (Hibernate, Mybatis).
  • Skilled in writing complex SQL using Oracle, PostgreSQL and/or DB2 database.
  • Experience with Angular or React frameworks.
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment with technologies such as Git, Bitbucket, Bamboo and/or Jenkins for the AWS pipeline.
  • Knowledge in Docker; should have ability to develop and containerized Microservices.
  • Working knowledge of management/ tracking utilities such as Atlassian JIRA, Confluence.
  • Should have ability to accomplish work independently and through collaboration with cross-team.

Desired skills:

  • AWS Cloud knowledge is a huge plus.
  • Experience using WebLogic, Tomcat, Node JS and Netty.
  • Knowledge in Spring Batch, Spring Cloud.
  • Knowledge in Container Orchestration (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes).
  • Knowledge in Microservices and server-less framework.
  • Knowledge in DC/OS Mesosphere, Marathon, Sonarqube.

Contract requires:

  • US Citizenship
  • Ability  to maintain Customs and Border Protection Public Trust Suitability (program will sponsor)


BS or equivalent + 7 yrs. related experience, or MS + 5 yrs. related experience 

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.