Technical Development Lead (Salesforce – 100% Remote)

Clearance Level
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ137997

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT, one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government. We offer our customers the power of choice through a vast cloud ecosystem. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your passion for accelerating the cloud. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping to ensure our mission is never interrupted. Our work depends on a Technical Lead joining our team to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technical Lead supporting CMS, you will be trusted to lead development of both On-Prem and Amazon Web Services-based development. You will ensure that solutions are designed and delivered using multiple types of technologies and that they integrate with CMS data sources and standards. You will be the focal point for planning and coordinating regularly scheduled and ad hoc (expedited) software releases with the customer. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Designing and supporting the implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and high-performance applications that adhere to security and data protection requirements.
  • Developing applications using Spring Framework (IoC, MVC, Transactions, Security, and Batch).
  • Serve as the primary point of contact responsible for all aspects of the planning and execution of all technical requirements supporting application development, DevSecOps, infrastructure, network, and cybersecurity both in Azure cloud and on-premises.
  • Pro-actively participate in Agile development activities, estimating detail design and development efforts, and adhering to development timelines specified by the sprint schedule.
  • Optimize processes to maximize technical efficiency across the program, including process automation and functional integration efforts.
  • Identify improvement opportunities for both AWS cloud and on-prem solutions.
  • Support Agile workplace methodology and provide all recommendations and guidance in alignment with Agile implementation.
  • Develop and promote processes and coding standards to improve code quality.
  • Lead and mentor developers in implementing highly scalable web applications.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, business administration or related field
  • 5+ years of experience leading the development of software initiatives in an Agile software development lifecycle
  • Must have experience managing, mentoring, and directing a team of software developers
  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
  • Candidate must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years
Technical skills
  • Expert-level hands-on experience with Cloud and On-Prem technologies, including:
    • AWS (including AWS Elastic Container Service, AWS Load Balancer)
    • Salesforce Custom Development
    • Microstrategy Business Intelligence
    • IBM Portal Webserver
    • IBM WebSphere Application Server
    • JAVA Server Pages (JSP)
    • Angular
    • MVC framework (Spring portlet modeler)
    • Oracle Relational Database Management System (RDMS)


  • US citizen or a Green Card holder
  • Experience working with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • AWS and/or Agile certification(s)
  • Ability to manage time effectively, to work under time pressure, to meet schedules and deadlines, to multi-task, to plan, organize and prioritize work assignments and pay close attention to detail
  • Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in process management and continuous improvement
  • Ability to present material to various stakeholders and levels of management


  • 401K with company match
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you


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The likely salary range for this position is $168,000 - $252,000, 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.

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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.