General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Engineer, Software - DoD Secret Clearance in O'Fallon, Illinois

Job Description

  • Designs, develops, codes, tests, and debugs complex new software products, or makes significant enhancements to existing software

  • Researches and integrates design strategies, product specifications, development schedules, and user expectations into product capabilities

  • Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations

  • Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity

  • Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution

  • Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials

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

  • Ensures compliance with relevant corporate and Government policies and standards

  • May serve as a task leader or representative for meetings and design interaction.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned


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.5-8 years of related software development experience, including supervisory experience

  • Experience developing software usin Agile methodologies is preferred

  • Experience with Rational Team Concert, Jira, or similar software engineering tool suite is preferred

  • 3-5 years of experience in an appropriate programming language; C/C++, Java, Perl, Shell scriupt, etc.

    • Security+; Applicable sotware certs (e.g. Java, Perl, etc.)

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.

Job ID2018-44394

Number of Positions2

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time