Job Description

Software Developer

About the Job

Our Client is a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth.

Compensation, Benefits, and Culture – What’s in it for you?

  • Excellent Pay
  • Opportunity for hands-on mechanical design work as well as guiding and mentoring a large team
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, Dental insurance, 401k, accrued Paid Time Off, etc.
  • Enthusiastic, bright, and talented individuals collaborating on ideas

Duties include:

 You will leverage and expand your Cloud and DevOps expertise to build complex and sophisticated systems which are critical to our national security in the areas of Command & Control (C2) for Air and Space operations.

Required Qualifications:

DoD    Secret clearance. – Required >>> Must be able to obtain a DoD Top Secret Clearance

 - BS Degree in a related field (e.g., computer science, software engineering, mathematics) and at least 5 years of relevant experience - Fluent in one or more high-level languages (e.g., Java, C#/.NET, Python, JavaScript, C++) - Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and cross-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Business Analysts) - Experience with cloud infrastructure and services (e.g., Amazon Web Services, OpenStack, Terraform) - Experience with VMs and Containers (e.g., Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Docker) - Experience DevOps tools (e.g., Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Maven, Jenkins) - Technical task leadership experience - A desire to continually learn and master new technologies - Excellent oral and written communication skills (e.g., ability to communicate highly technical issues in less technical terms to a wide variety of stakeholder audiences) - Must be able to obtain a DoD Top Secret Clearance


These skills are a plus: 

Working knowledge of Source Control systems (e.g., Git, Subversion) –

Experience with directory services (LDAP, AD) and SSH –

Experience with the automation of network routing, VM template creation, and/or test engineering pipelines –

 Experience with full stack web development


It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.



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