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General Dynamics Information Technology Full Stack Developer in Leavenworth, Kansas

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Job Family: Software Development

The Web Development and Applications Team is currently seeking a Full Stack Web Application Developer to assist with the modernization of the Compendium of Environmental Testing Laboratories (Lab Compendium) Application. The Lab Compendium currently uses ColdFusion MX6, some custom HTML and Javascript with an Oracle database. The ideal candidate would be a full stack developer capable of modernizing this application utilizing AngularJS or other responsive UI framework with an open-source database such as MySQL, Postgres, or similar.

The role will require frequent interactions with clients at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on a large team, distributed across various locations in the U.S. The successful candidate for this role must be adept at both front-end and back-end development, responsive to customer needs and inquiries, and able to address or escalate emergent issues, as necessary. The selected candidate must be capable of self-direction with assigned work tasks as well as comfortable and familiar with best practices in remote work.

Position Responsibilities:

• Develop application code and unit test in the AngularJS, Rest Web Services, Java, or similar technologies

for the Application Development Center

• Coding using JavaScript, CSS, and HTML

• Work with client-side development team to ensure optimal application function

• Conduct performance testing

• Advise client and other stakeholders regarding design and technical decisions for project

• Perform product analysis and development tasks of increasingly complex nature, which may

require extensive research and analysis

• Consult with the design team

• Create documentation for projects, bug fixes, etc. from clients

• Communicate effectively with customers to design, plan, and develop large scale projects from the

ground up

• Lead small teams of developers throughout the SDLC

• Work in agile/scrum environments that include standups, JIRA boards, 2 weeks sprints, etc.

• Thoroughly documents the software or system process for future maintenance and updates.

• May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

• 5-7 years of related work experience

• Knowledge of JavaScript MVVM/MVC frameworks including AngluarJS.

• Proven experience implementing front-end and back-end JavaScript applications

• Proficient in CSS, HTML, and writing cross-browser compatible code

• Experience developing using Amazon Web Services (AWS) and AWS tools such as Fargate, Simple Storage Service (S3), Aurora, and Elastic container registry (ECR).

• Availability to work during Eastern time “core hours” (8am-5pm).

• Excellent oral and written communication and customer service skills, to provide regular status updates to project managers

• Ability to work independently and consistently adhere to project/deliverable deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience with modernization of existing applications to a new framework.

Technology Stack Requirements:

  • Coldfusion MX6

  • AngularJS

  • Javascript MVVM/MVC framework

  • AWS Tools (e.g. Fargate, Simple Storage Service (S3), Aurora, Elastic Container Registry (ECR)

  • CSS, HTML

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.

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.

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