Application Developer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Web Development
Location
Fort Detrick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ95489

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking an Application Developer to support U.S. Army Medical Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID’s) Information Management Systems. These systems enable USAMRIID’s administrative and research functions, and are crucial in the production of quality research products; such systems are referred to as USAMRIID’s IT Portfolio. The IT Portfolio is a combination of USAMRIID developed, Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS), and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS) Database Management Systems. The USAMRIID IT Governance Committee (ITGC) will determine the systems and priorities in the IT Portfolio. The IT Portfolio consists for 46 FileMaker Databases, 25 SQL Server Databases, 4 Oracle Databases, and various SharePoint department level systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Act as the Primary Application Specialist (PAS) for the assigned software system in the IT Portfolio. One specialist/professional may act as PAS for multiple systems in the IT portfolio.
  • Design and sustain software to ensure that regulatory requirements are met. Regulatory requirements include: AR25-1 Information Management, AR 25-2 Information Assurance, Personal Identifiable Information (PII) polices, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations, 21 CFR Part 11 Electronic Records, 21 CFR Part 58 Good Laboratory Practices (GLP). The PAS for each system must ensure that Biennial Department of the Army Inspector General (DAIG) and Annual Organizational Improvement Program (OIP) inspections result in NO FINDINGS.
  • Sustain and develop applications in the IT Portfolio utilizing techniques in Systems Analysis, Data Modeling, Evolutionary Prototyping, Process Modeling, System Design, System Construction, Application Architecture, Database Design, Input & Output Design, User- Interface Design, and Object-Oriented programming.
  • Sustain existing systems in the IT Portfolio. Sustainment is the ongoing maintenance of a system after it has been in operation, including system improvements. Sustainment activities shall include many of the following: updating user accounts, maintaining software libraries, correcting errors (bugs), unit testing, system testing, providing version control, updating documentation, end-user training, end-user assistance, producing reports, data mining, transferring data sets, system enhancement, system reengineering, and system decommission.
  • Provide end-user training and training documentation for systems sustained in the IT Portfolio and update training materials for legacy systems as needed. Create user-guides for newly developed systems.
  • Track project effort using the Project Tracking System (PTS). The PTS requires each specialist/professional to log the number of hours by milestone for each project weekly. Subcontractor will utilize the PTS to ensure proper resourcing of active projects and to provide metrics to support prioritization of projects.
  • Provide documentation for each system in the IT Portfolio. Documentation specifications may be found in Information Management Division Policy 14-03, “Information Services Division Software System Documentation Standards”. Required documentation consists of: 1) Requirements; 2) Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD); 3) Data Dictionary; 4) Memorandums; 5) Presentations; and 6) User Guides. Additional documentation may be required, based on need. Potential documents include: 1) Diagrams; 2) Surveys and Interviews; 3) Test Plans & Results; 4) Validation Plans; 5) Project Plan; 6) After Action Reports; and 7) Lessons Learned.
  • Store system documentation in USAMRIID’s document management system.
  • Provide content updates for USAMRIID internet and intranet web pages, USAMRIID.ARMY.MIL and RIID-VISION, respectively.

Qualifications:

Must haves:

  • Expertise developing smaller-scale projects using rapid C/.NET methods (such as MDC, Razor/Forms, or free-hand/notepad)
  • Fluent in SQL and experienced developing relational database back-ends for data-driven applications (SQL Server experience a plus)
  • Experience with Microsoft Business Intelligence Stack
  • Expertise helping customers turn ill-defined business processes in an ever-evolving landscape into solid functional requirements and design specs
  • Hold an active vendor certification for at least one of the software systems supported
  • Must be a US Citizen and ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust

Preferred:

  • Fluency in ColdFusion and other web development languages
  • Experience with MS Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio, and Team Foundation Server
  • Experience integrating .NET apps with SharePoint
  • Experience with FileMaker
  • Experience working in Military/Government environment

#MILITARYHEALTH

#MILITARYHEALTHGDITJOBS

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.