We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges for our clients. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Technical Lead joining our team to support the City of Indianapolis.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Developer supporting the NY Higher Education Services Corporation, you will be trusted to support a mission-critical Financial Aid Services Modernization program. This position works under the general guidance of the Project Director, and is a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative environment, and requires strong troubleshooting and analytical skills, strong critical thinking, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment, and decision-making skills.
The successful candidate for this position will:
Perform all phases of the software development lifecycle
Analyze user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs
Create a variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application
Perform software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging to meet business needs
Prepare reports on software project specifications, activities, or status
Document the software or system for future maintenance and updates
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
BA/BS or equivalent, 2+ years of experience
Configuring Workflows and Business rules using low code platforms
Building browser-based applications that conform to Section 508 compliance
Integration using Representational State Transfer (REST) Application Programming Interfaces
Prior experience with containerization and associated toolsets
Prior experience with relational databases, preferably Oracle and/or DB2
Prior experience in agile development environments
Preferred Technical Skills:
Ruby on Rails
Devops and AWS
Handle demanding situations with clarity, focus and professionalism, and to respond quickly to quick turnaround taskers.
Resolve issues with little oversight; ability to gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions
Have excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to communicate complex topics to management and other stakeholders
Use their interpersonal skills to collaborate with customers and internal cross-functional teams
Work independently, as well as interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
Use excellent analytical skills, including the ability to integrate information from multiple sources
Are self-motivated, well-organized, and exhibit strict attention to detail
Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; develop alternative solutions; Critical thinking and creative problem solving
Understand and manage customer expectations and software implementation methodology
Prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time, including the ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple initiatives/deadlines autonomously and shift priorities as necessary
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
The likely salary range for this position is $80,000 - $120,000, 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.
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 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.