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Full Stack Developer - Remote

Rockville , MD
Closing date
Nov 10, 2022

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Front End Developer, IT
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Job Details

Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

Job Summary:
Westat is seeking a highly motivated web application programmer/developer who will be responsible for the development and implementation of web applications to support a variety of projects across our research domains. You will join a technical community of developers and engineers providing intuitive, responsive systems to collect high quality data using various leading edge technologies and modern software development tools and platforms.

This position has the flexibility for a hybrid or remote work schedule.

Job Responsibilities:
•    Developing responsive, fluid interfaces for the web and/or mobile platforms.
•    Developing and contributing to the design of backend microservices.
•    Building and maintaining automated test suites.
•    Providing technical and operational support to existing web applications.
•    Working with both subject matter experts and IT staff to define and document system requirements. 

Basic Qualifications:
•    A Bachelor's degree, preferably in computer science or related field.
•    Java or C# programming skills are required.

Preferred Qualifications:  
•    1 year of experience. 
•    Experience working in a DevOps environment. 
•    JavaScript, TypeScript, or Python. 
•    JavaScript/TypeScript web frameworks (Vue, Angular, NativeScript, etc.) 
•    REST frameworks (Spring/Spring Boot, ASP.NET Core etc.)
•    Automated testing. 
•    Relational databases (SQL Server, MySQL, etc.) 
•    NoSql datastores (Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Redis, etc.)   
•    Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Minimum Qualifications:
•    Candidates should have excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills. 
•    Able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; detail-oriented and work well in a team environment.

Westat offers a well-rounded and comprehensive benefits program focused on wellness and work/life balance. Eligible employees may participate in:
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Holiday Leave
  • Professional Development
  • Health Advocate
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Travel Accident Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account


Protecting the health and safety of our employees and survey participants is a top priority for Westat. As a federal government contractor, Westat will require Westat staff, regardless of work location, to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon hire and to follow all safety protocols, subject to approved accommodations under applicable law.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other protected status under applicable law.


Westat, headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC, is an employee-owned research corporation serving agencies of the U.S. Government, state and local governments, businesses, and foundations. We conduct surveys and program evaluations, provide statistical research, and offer related services. Our multiproject environment provides career opportunities in health, energy, education, transportation, the environment, human services, and the workforce. We combine the relevant research area expertise

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