Web Developer

Employer
Aptive
Location
Working from home
Posted
Sep 14, 2022
Closes
Oct 14, 2022
Ref
2022-1579
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a full-time Web Developer to create and maintain websites in support of a variety of government clients.

Tasks may include performing web development, computer programming and database integration; supporting data collection, statistical analysis and visualization of progress towards achieving objectives; assisting the customer with defining and refining product requirements; and developing and implementing website designs and updates. This individual will be responsible for supporting multiple websites that contain information in support of the office's goals. This candidate should excel at using programming languages and design programs to successfully complete their work.

This position requires strong customer interaction skills and a demonstrated ability to work with various stakeholders across multiple tasks. The Web Developer will review and organize website content based on the aesthetic, functional, strategic and technical criteria established by the client. They work with clients, customers and content developers to reorganize and revise content as needed based on a shared understanding of business needs and the needs of the audience groups. They use audits, data, research and technical skill to deliver a user-friendly online and mobile experience.

This position is located in Alexandria, VA; however remote work is an option.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work involves the technical planning, design, development, testing, implementation, and management of Internet and intranet activities.
  • Work includes systems and application development, installation, configuration, implementation, and technical management of websites.
  • Knowledge of computer and networking with applications, principles, concepts, and methods is required.
  • Conduct usability audit and support development of a more user-friendly interface.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve content migration errors.
  • Review and update missing content, images, links and other information impacting the user experience or search engine optimization.
  • Add or adjust audience pages to better target information to specific audiences.
  • Use web data analytics and digital tools to improve overall performance.
  • Maintain and refine internal SharePoint sites.
  • Track, quality check and resolve all web updates for review with the client on a regular basis.
  • Make proactive recommendations to improve the user experience and campaign performance.


Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant experience, including full front-end and back-end web development for both public and intranet sites.
  • Must have expert knowledge of the Drupal CMS.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a public trust clearance.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Experience supporting large Cabinet-level federal agencies, ideally the Department of Veterans Affairs.


Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to solve an array of challenges using professional, understandable concepts.
  • Capable self-starter with a drive to get all types of work done with high attention to detail.
  • Excellent ability to communicate across most mediums and settings.
  • Strong time management, creativity, and problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with Section 508 compliance requirements is a plus.


About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We're advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.

We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.

EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.

Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.

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