Full Stack AWS Platform Developer - REMOTE!

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ117722

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Full Stack AWS Platform Developer to join our Cloud Platform team in support of the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in Rockville, MD. You will be part of an Agile team to integrate back-end services of a custom platform as a service (PaaS) in Amazon Web Services (AWS).


This role requires proficiency with TypeScript and Microservices-based architecture in AWS.

This is a fully remote position!

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Expand our front end user interfaces, back end microservices, web services, cloud architectures, as well as databases and other persistent data stores

  • Design and develop specialized user solutions, as well as applications and databases using an Agile approach within a DevOps environment

  • Maintain code integrity and organization

  • Collaborate with the development team to design and launch new features

  • Work with product owners and other development team members to determine new features and user stories needed in new/revised applications or large/complex development projects

  • Take tasks from requirements to deployment

  • Respond to trouble/support issues anywhere in the stack

  • Create and update documentation

  • Leverage our DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy, test and promote new or updated features

  • Participate in all team  planning, product demonstration and team retrospectives

  • May serve as task lead

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience) and five years of relevant experience

  • Must have excellent experience with TypeScript

  • Good understanding of AWS Infrastructure Services

  • Good experience utilizing AWS JavaScript SDK, Node.js, JSON, XML

  • Experience with CI/CD, Git/GitHub, and artifact management.

  • Working knowledge with datastores –  MongoDB, SQL Server, and S3

  • Good knowledge of Microservices

  • Experience with Agile development methodology

  • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with developers, engineers, and stakeholders

  • Must be able to obtain/maintain a Public Trust

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience with Terraform

  • Experience building and supporting PaaS systems

  • Experience with implementing integration solutions with Microservices, RESTful Web Services and Web APIs

  • Development background and experience with Java, Python, Ruby, or XML

  • Experience with cloud APIs and usage of push notifications

  • Expertise in various  development of database, data integration, and visualization applications

  • Strong experience with docker




The likely salary range for this position is $92,000 - $138,000, 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. 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

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.