Developer (Back-End Focus)

Clearance Level
Software Development
Rockville, Maryland

REQ#: RQ47414 Developer (Back-End Focus) (Open)

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Job Description

GDIT is looking for a developer with strong back-end skills to support a client’s intranet initiative. The developer will deliver innovative solutions for improving the effectiveness, reach, and content of the intranet site to improve the effectiveness of the client’s workforce. Our team will sustain, expand and improve the Drupal-based site with static and dynamic content, including integration with other internal and external sources.

This role requires a combination back-end programming skills (PHP, Java) and services (service design, implementation, scalability). The best candidate has a strong understanding of industry trends and using agile methodologies for development and deployment processes that can be used in Drupal-based systems. Some front-end knowledge is preferred.

The candidate will be responsible for working across the software life-cycle, with an emphasis on design and development.  The ideal candidate, while focused on back-end development would also be able to contribute as developer to other parts of the application and testing stack. The candidate will work collaboratively with the team to best realize system requirements in the Drupal platform by identifying what is best provided by Drupal and its modules, what should be customized and to implement and integrate these solutions to create a compelling experience for users.   

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.