At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission. GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on a UX/UI Software Developer joining our team to support our client activities in Chantilly, VA.
At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. As a Software Developer, you will be trusted to work on UX/UI development/coding work. In this role, a typical day will include:
You will be working mostly with User Interface (UI)/User Experience (UX) development/coding work (Vue and more), but also some designer work. You will be able to make the visual elements of an application and website functional, intuitive, and easy to navigate for users, including coding and design work. In addition to ensuring the aesthetic and creative aspects of the interface, you will focus on making these visual elements function smoothly and coherently. This includes user and application/product research; creating wireframes and user flows; working prototypes; building mockups; and front-end implementation. You should be familiar with meeting Section 508 and/or WCAG compliance.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
Experience with HTML, CSS, Vue.js (vanilla and Nuxt.js), Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, MySQL, and AWS.
Experience with building mockups in PowerPoint as well either Axure or Adobe XD.
UI/UX Certification is a plus.
Work Hours: Typically M-F 8-4 or 9-5 (some flexibility with hours).
BA/BS degree (or equivalent work experience), 8+ years of experience.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
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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.
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.