We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Software Developer joining our team to support Government activities at McLean, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to work across several applications supporting in the customer’s development activity. In this role, a typical day will include:
Utilizing SharePoint skills and third party tools to create tailored solutions, include making enhancements to existing websites.
Building and managing intranet site with integrated analytics using custom software.
Working both with existing team and independently on customer projects.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
Minimum of 6 years related experience.
Technical Skills: Designs and builds web pages using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques, and tools, including templates using Joomla and WordPress, Provides support to develop Web based applications including online customer service for agency components to be able to deliver their services online. Builds websites from concept all the way to completion from the bottom up, implementing client requirements, presenting crisp and innovative design layouts, Provide support in developing the site concept, interface design, and architecture of the website, Provide support for the implementation of interfaces to applications, Perform HTML coding, 508 compliance, graphics, and content updates, web crawls, and analytics reports, Tasked to ensure that documents are 508 compliant, 5+ years’ experience designing and building web pages using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques and tools including templates using Joomla and WordPress, Experience providing support to develop Web-based applications from concept to completion, implementing customer requirements, presenting crisp and innovative design layouts, and Experience providing support in developing the site concept, interface design and architecture of the website.
Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Demonstrated, current, on-the-job experience designing custom web applications for SharePoint 2013 or 2016 using MS Visual Studio, SharePoint Designer and third party tools to create tailored solutions.
Data migration from Lotus Notes databases to SharePoint and/or web environments
Design, develop, and implement software consistent with the development process and contemporary software techniques to create efficient methods.
Contribute to and improve software development processes
Build and manage intranet site with integrated analytics using custom software.
Create new pages, forms dashboards and reports syncing with other databases to provide up-to-date information used to guide business decisions.
Confirm project requirement by reviewing program objectives, input data, and output requirements with analyst, supervisor and client.
Create work flow charts and diagrams using knowledge of programming and logic.
Analyze data contained in the corporate database, identify data integrity issues with existing and proposed systems and implement solutions.
Create testing environment with detailed test plans to to technical specifications and test cases based on software/hardware requirements to determine bugs and whether product improves efficiencies.
Experience with reverse engineering of legacy application and database environments.
Agile Development solutions to resolve high priority issues
Competent in SharePoint design and/or web-based application development
Understanding of all phases of the MS Software Development Life Cycle
Knowledge of cycle and process methodologies
Strong understanding of relational database design and web technologies
Highly competent in technical writing
Ability to word in a fast-paced, small team environment under minimal supervision
Knowledge of Databases, MS operating systems, MS office suites, Anti-Virus software and Backup/Recovery Software
Provide Lotus Notes support to existing users
Knowledge of or experience with WordPress
Demonstrated on-the-job experience incorporating usability best practices
Experience with Server-Side scripting with PowerShell and/or Ansible
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU
Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance to all phases of the software development lifecycle.
Applies expert knowledge in analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
Applies expert knowledge in creating advanced models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
Applies expert knowledge and provides guidance for software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs.
Provides expert analysis for reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
Provides expert knowledge and guidance on the software or system process for optimal documentation and future maintenance and updates.
May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.
May serve as a mentor to experienced analysts.
May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)
May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in software development.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience
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.