GDIT is looking for a motivated person who is interested in joining a mid-size Agile development team. This position provides an opportunity to work with a team of scientific and technical staff in support of the Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). CDMRP is a global funding organization that represents a unique partnership among the US Congress, the military, and the public to manage individual programs for cancer research, military medical research, and other disease- and injury-specific research. All the programs managed by CDMRP share the common goal of advancing paradigm-shifting research, solutions that will lead to cures or improvements in patient care, or breakthrough technologies and resources for clinical benefit. CDMRP implements the investment of congressionally directed dollars provided.
Responsibilities and Duties in this role include, but are not limited to the following:
Proven ability to translate UI design concepts and prototypes into pixel-perfect interfaces
Works with UX team members to ensure the technical feasibility and responsiveness of UI designs
Experience mentoring junior developers
Performs unit testing at the page level
Reviews specifications and provides time estimates on the development of projects and features. Meets established deadlines.
Builds reusable code, templates, module, artifacts, and libraries for future use
Optimizes site for load times, speed and scalability
Responsible for interface implementation and integrates web applications with back-end databases
Writing comprehensive documentation for RESTful API web services
Qualifications and Skills:
Strong portfolio showcasing broad range of UX/UI developer projects
Expert understanding of web markup language, including HTML5, CSS3, and Web scripting
Experience with code repository systems such as Git, extensive knowledge of responsive design methodologies and ability to integrate with APIs
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and design
Experience in refactoring front-end code to support changes in design requirements
Excellent ability to manage timelines and be self-directed.
Ability to work well in a team environment as well as lead other team members to provide the best solution
Knowledge of AWS & general cloud computing infrastructure
Requires US Citizenship
5-7 years of experience in front end development
BS or equivalent + 4 yrs related experience
Adept in analytical and debugging skills
AWS Certified Developer
Experience with an IDE would be a plus: Atom, Eclipse Visual Studio, Eclipse
Experience or willing to learn Java
Weekly Scheduled Hours:
GDIT is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
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.