Developer Lead - Front End Development

Clearance Level
Software Development
Remote, Working from the USA
Key Skills For Success

Agile Scrum Development




REQ#: RQ174660
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Developer Lead Front-End Development
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is seeking a technical, self-motivated Software Developer to join our team to support an essential modernization program for the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Federal Student Aid. As a member of our Agile development team, you will support several complex and high-volume customer systems. The ideal candidate would have experience developing in Java and building web-based application front-end solutions in Angular.

•    Work as a member of a scrum team to develop, integrate, and deploy high quality reusable, testable, and efficient code including web-based front-end components and microservices with Java, Angular, Spring Boot, and REST API’s
•    Developing front-end interfaces to call microservices that include RESTful services incorporating both Angular and Spring Framework (IoC, MVC, Transactions, Security, and Batch)
•    Writing Unit Test frameworks (JUnit, Mocking frameworks), code coverage, and code review and integrating work with GitLab
•    Working within a SAFe environment that includes consistent leadership support, continued learning education, refining user stories, providing internal and customer demonstrations of developed code
•    Contributing within a SAFe environment including the Daily scrum, Sprint Planning, Sprint Retrospectives, Backlog grooming, Sprint/System Demos, PI Planning, and Inspect & Adapt events

Required Skills/Experience:
•    7+ of related experience in software development with primary focus on front end
•    5+ years of recent experience in front end frameworks like Angular, React, Vue, or Svelte. 
•    3+ years of recent experience working in Angular 14 or above. 
•    5+ years of modern CSS and Sass experience, especially when writing in both component and global style methodology. 
•    Experience with A11y and 508 Highly desired
•    Experience working in enterprise level applications with focus on cloud technologies - AWS Preferred
•    Experience with Java and developing/maintaining front-end components using Angular to call microservices
•    Experience working in an agile environment with collaborative processes in workflow, branching, code reviewing, and testing.
•    Knowledge of REST API, JSON
•    Experience testing front-end components using Selenium and similar tools
•    Experience using API test cases in SOAP UI, PostMan, or ReadyAPI.
•    Experience with common web development frameworks (Angular, Docker, React, Spring, Node.js, jQuery, Microservice Design, etc.)
•    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
•    U.S. Citizen with existing or the ability to pass a Public Trust background investigation.

Desired Skills/Experience:

•    Experience with GitLab DevOps/CI/CD platform
•    Experience with an IDE such as eclipse.

● Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

7 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $152,737 - $206,645. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.