Technical Lead

Clearance Level
Software Development
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Adobe ColdFusion

Agile Methodology

Microsoft Azure

People Management

Written Documentation

REQ#: RQ142105
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Technical Lead - .NET and ColdFusion

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. We are looking for a ColdFusion Developer to support the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS). VAERS is a post-marketing surveillance system that monitors adverse events that occur after a vaccine has been administered.

We are seeking a highly skilled Technical Lead with extensive experience in .NET technologies and ColdFusion working in Microsoft Azure. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of software development principles and practices, front-end technologies such as Angular and React, as well as a proven ability to lead and mentor a team of developers.


  • Lead a team of developers in the design, development, and implementation of software solutions using .NET technologies with experience with ColdFusion (ideal candidate will have migrated from ColdFusion to .NET) as well as front-end technologies such as Angular and React
  • Collaborate with project managers, stakeholders, and other technical leads to define project scope, requirements, and timelines
  • Develop and maintain software using industry best practices and design patterns
  • Ensure code quality and adherence to coding standards by performing code reviews and providing feedback to team members
  • Mentor and train junior developers to improve their technical skills and contribute to their professional growth
  • Identify and address technical risks and issues that may impact project delivery or software quality
  • Participate in the hiring process by interviewing candidates and assessing their technical skills and experience
  • Involve in technical architecture design and ability to create Architecture diagrams and project presentations


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in software development using ColdFusion and .NET technologies
  • Strong understanding of software development principles and practices, including Agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Strong knowledge of database design and SQL
  • Experience with front-end technologies such as Angular and React
  • Experience with web development technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery
  • Experience with version control systems such as Git
  • Experience with cloud-based services and infrastructure such as Microsoft Azure
  • Excellent communication skills, written and interpersonal
  • Proven ability to lead and mentor a team of developers
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an Agile team in a fast-paced environment
  • Top-notch troubleshooting skills and a diagnostic intuition to solve challenging problems
  • Ability to obtain a VA Position of Public Trust – Medium Background Investigation (MBI)
  • US Citizenship is required


  • Experience with other web technologies such as Java, PHP, Ruby on Rails or ColdFusion
  • Familiarity with other cloud-based services and infrastructure such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with DevOps practices and tools such as Jenkins, Docker, or Kubernetes
  • Strong analytical skills


  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
  • 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



Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $124,000 - $186,000, 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.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.