General Dynamics Information Technology Senior Software Engineer, Secret Government Clearance Required in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

Job Description


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

  • Designs and codes software components, units, and modules that meet product specifications and development schedules.

  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

  • Tests and debugs assigned components and units.

  • Participates in large system and subsystem planning.

  • Collaborates with hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems and works with them to resolve incompatibilities.

  • Writes and updates technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

  • Troubleshoots problems and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues.

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

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.


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


  • 5-8 years of related software development experience. MUST have ACTIVE Secret Security Clearance

Experience Requirements:

  • Writing software in a *nix environment.

  • Web Application development.

  • Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) development.

  • Code repository utilization (SVN or Git).

  • Standards based software development and engineering.

  • Structured/process driven software development.

  • Experience mentoring, directing, and working with junior team members.

Preferred Experience:

  • Virtualization (AWS, VirtualBox, VMWare, Vagrant, Google, etc.).

  • Provisioning systems (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.).

  • Secure software development practices.

  • Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) for Application Security and Development (ASD).

  • GIS with GeoServer or ESRI suite.

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. 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.




Requisition ID2018-44555

of Openings1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time