GDIT is seeking a 508 Compliance Expert to join our team in support of The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Office of Financial Resources (OFR) to implement an Acquisition Management System (AMS). GDIT will acquire, configure, implement, and provide go-live support, providing a low-code commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) solution.
To implement the AMS, the overall team will be engaged in all aspects of the deployment from requirements gathering, architectural design, software configuration and development, testing, implementation and deployment support, change management, training, data migration, data management, and post go-live support.
This position is for employment with GDIT. Business hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. All work is remote with travel as requested to Atlanta, GA locations at both GDIT (2 Corporate Blvd., Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30329) and CDC (2939 Brandywine Road, Atlanta, GA 30341).
Ensures 508 Compliance across program
Performs 508 compliance testing and business requirements compliance ensuring requirements always capture anticipated quality and UX testing issues
Develops test plans and remediation plans for Section 508 compliance testing
Maintain compliance with federal Section 508 policies, regulations, standards and processes as directed by CDC 508 Officer.
Ensures that 100% of electronic interfaces and documents are 508 compliant.
Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems.
Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations.
May analyze or recommend commercially available software.
Possesses and applies expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
Assignments may be broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
Operates with appreciable latitude in developing methodology and presenting solutions to problems.
Contributes to deliverables and performance metrics where applicable.
Required skills and experience:
BA/BS and 5+ years of experience (Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related area is preferred)
Proven and successful experience implementing 508 in software development environment
Ability to obtain public trust clearance
Skills and Attributes:
Good listening and interpersonal skills
Written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and requirements
Willingness to work as team player
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.