Senior Application Developer (Web Developer)

Clearance Level
Menands, New York

REQ#: RQ72277

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate requirement for a Senior Application Developer (Web Developer) to support ongoing efforts to enhance the NYS MMIS (eMedNY).  We are looking for a qualified Senior Application Developer to code functional programs and applications, and assist with providing technical direction to a team of less experienced developers. You will work as part of a team and individually.  The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge of the Java programming language and open systems interfaces and technologies.  The ideal candidate will also have an analytical mindset and a keen eye for detail.  The goal is to write “clean” and flawless code to produce fully functional software applications according to requirements and design.

This position is based at GDIT’s office at Riverview Center in Menands, NY.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform analysis, design, development, testing, documentation, maintenance and support of complex applications and processes
  • Meet eMedNY Program standards associated with specification development, coding, code review, unit and string testing, and related documentation
  • Create appropriate documentation artifacts associated with the SDLC stage for review and approval
  • Assist in preparing effort and duration estimates associated with systemic enhancements
  • Assist in production and other support activities, and resolve issues that may arise
  • Stay abreast of industry technical and development trends, and remain current with standards


The position requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, or a related discipline.

Required Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years of experience in the IT industry
  • Five (5) or more years of combined Java and Angular experience required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to communicate with customers, support personnel, application development personnel and management
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple team members, as well as productively as an individual.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adhere to tight deadlines with a strong attention to detail required
  • Knowledge of Waterfall and Agile Scrum Development Methodologies
  • Knowledge of Atlassian Jira and Confluence, or similar tools
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) - IBM DB2
  • Microfocus Dimensions and/or GitHub/GitLab
  • Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
  • Spring Framework  (Core, Boot, Batch, Data, REST)
  • Java (multithreaded programming)
  • Front-end frameworks like HTML/CSS/JavaScript/jQuery, Angular
  • API Gateway Development
  • Java Unit Testing Framework (JUnit)
  • Apache Ant, Maven
  • Java Message Service (JMS)
  • XML Related Technologies - XSD, XPath, XSLT, etc.
  • Eclipse IDE
  • Linux

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of MMIS or other Healthcare claims processing systems or domains
  • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) - HIPAA X12 5010 and NCPDP D.0
  • Knowledge of MS Office
  • SOAP/RESTful Web Services
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage
  • IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC)
  • Informatica
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.