Principal Developer, Web

Herndon, VA
Jan 12, 2017
Apr 19, 2017
Full Time
Develops; codes; deploys and maintains web applications and websites.

1. Provides application development and technical support for customer websites.

2. Collaborates with graphic artists to develop web page graphics that support interactive; marketing-focused content.

3. Provides technical consultation in new systems development; new package evaluations and enhancements of existing systems.

4. Prepares functional specifications from which programs will be written; then designs; codes; tests; debugs and documents programs.

5. Participates in the technical design; development; testing; implementation and maintenance of website enhancements.

6. Plans; schedules and conducts systems tests; monitors test results; and takes appropriate corrective action.

7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff; and may have supervisory responsibilities.

8. May serve as a technical team or task leader.

9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

10. Participates in special projects as required. Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; professional training or work experience. Qualifications 8-10 years of related experience in web software development.

Required Skills & Experience: 1. Demonstrated on-the-job experience serving as a developer on a team supported by a scrum master under the Agile with Scrum software development methodology 2. Demonstrated on-the job experience with software source management tools such as Git; Subversion or CodeSource 3. Demonstrated on-the-job experience building systems consisting of a presentation tier; application tier and database tier 4. Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with the development of web-based applications using presentation tier technologies such as Javascript; JQuery and HTML/CSS 5. Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with the development of applications using application tier technologies such as SOLR Lucene; Splunk; Java Enterprise or node.js 6. Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with the development of applications using data tier technologies such as Oracle; MySQL or PostgreSQL Desired Skills & Experience: 1. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the Sponsor's change management system 2. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Proton 3. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with non-SQL technologies like MongoDB 4. Demonstrated on-the-job experience developing user interfaces that implement best practices for user friendly; intuitive interaction
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.