Drupal Developer / Administrator / Acquia Platform Support

Clearance Level
Software Development
Washington, District of Columbia
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ117362

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT’s DOJ/OJP team is looking for a dynamic and experienced Drupal developers to join our agile teams.  Ideal candidate must have experience developing and maintaining Drupal based applications in Acquia environment.  The individual must be comfortable in a hands-on development role and able to work with a varied technology stack and toolset.

Job Requirements:

  • Implement revisions to a shared Drupal code base including configuration changes, modifications to custom PHP code, and addition of existing open-source Drupal plug-ins.
  • Adopt and follow development patterns currently is use by the team.
  • Use jQuery, Datatables, and other Javascript frameworks to display dynamic data on web pages from public APIs.
  • Write T-SQL SELECT queries.
  • Successfully identify the root cause of reported issues using binary-tree reasoning.
  • Work with other team members in a collaborative, Agile manner.
  • Actively participate in daily standups, customer touch-points, weekly demos, and team retrospectives.
  • Adheres to industry standard best practices for software development and maintenance.
  • Identifies and leads the way for making refinements, reducing operating time, and improving current techniques.
  • Troubleshoots production issues and recommends innovative and effective solutions.
  • Quickly identifies defects and their root cause during all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Leads the design, development and implementation of software modifications in response to system change requests.
  • Works closely with Federal customer to ensure system functions according to stakeholder needs.
  • Provide technical expertise in identifying, evaluating, and developing effective and efficient solutions that meet business requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • Drupal development experience with enterprise level applications
  • Experience in Agile Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodology
  • Experience in working in AWS environment
  • Experience in developing interface applications (RESTful, SOAP)
  • Experience in developing/maintaining microservices
  • Experience in working with databases (SQL Server, Oracle)
  • 10+ years of developer experience
  • 8+ years working with teams in an Agile development environment
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science related field
  • Must have good communication skills and the ability to work with all levels of management and technical personnel.

Contract Requirements:

  • Contract Requires US Citizenship
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an Agency specific Public Trust clearance

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

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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.