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Geospatial Systems Software Engineer - Military Veterans

at General Dynamics

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA GA Fort Gordon - Fort Gordon (GAC016)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ164826

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph


Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Software Development

Job Qualifications:

Application Development, Computer Programming, Software Development

5 + years of related experience
US Citizenship Required:

Job Description:

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Geospatial Systems Software Engineer at GDIT. Here, you'll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you'll make the end user's experience your priority and we'll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Geospatial Systems Software Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Geospatial Systems Software Engineer joining our team to support our Department of Defense (DoD) customer in multiple regions of the Continental United States (CONUS).



  • Customize, deploy, and test enterprise GIS applications
  • Assess and support Risk Management Frameworks for tasks related to authentication and authorization
  • Provide accesses based on user roles and user types in ArcGIS Enterprise
  • Perform software development in Python, C#, C++, HTML, and JavaScript and write software documentation to design specifications (user manuals, technical updates in GitLab, use of SharePoint, etc.) supporting the technical editor team and configuration management
  • Designs and implements geospatial data acquisition, cleaning, preparation, and conversion procedures
  • Ensures the stability, integrity and efficient operation of systems associated with AI/ML/DL
  • Implements and monitors model benchmarks for training data management and model accuracy
  • Participate in Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) programs and oversee design and code reviews, database reviews, and other QA/QC activities throughout the project life cycle
  • Perform detailed software design and detailed database conversion design, and are directly involved in the coding and implementation of the more complex and strategic portions of application software and database conversion projects

Required Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, sciences or other business
  • GIS related field experience and 5 - 10 years of technical experience
  • Background in requirements analysis, design, and software development methodologies; documentation standards; configuration management; DoD software policies; and DoD test and evaluation requirements; distributed systems, modeling and simulation, and resource utilization assessment. Experience using Git/GitLab/GitHub
  • Experience with DevOps and DevSecOps processes and workflows
  • Experience in AGILE methodologies
  • Containerization experience and knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift
  • Demonstrated experience using COTS exploitation software such as ENVI, RemoteView, ArcGIS, Skyline Software, Erdas Imagine) in both Windows/Linux operating environments
  • Thorough understanding of Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) software (ArcGIS Pro, Desktop, Enterprise), Quantam GIS (QGIS), GeoServer, PostGIS (PostgreSQL), as well as software engineering and programming for GIS systems (SQL, Python, JavaScript, HTML) in large computer and minicomputer and microprocessor systems supporting a broad base of applications
  • Demonstrated ability to creatively solve technical problems
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a small team
  • Must have active Secret or TS/SCI clearance

401K with company match
Comprehensive health and wellness packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

The likely salary range for this position is $106,371 - $138,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:

Telecommuting Options:

Work Location:
USA GA Fort Eisenhower

Additional Work Locations:
USA NC Fort Liberty, USA VA Springfield

Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

We connect people with the most impactful client missions, creating an unparalleled work experience that allows them to see their impact every day. We create opportunities for our people to lead and learn simultaneously. From securing our nation's most sensitive systems, to enabling digital transformation and cloud adoption, our people are the ones who make change real.

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.


Augusta, GA

Salary Range
$106,371 to $138,000
General Dynamics

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

Should I Apply?

At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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