Web Developer

Rockville , MD
Jan 12, 2021
Feb 05, 2021
Full Time
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.

Job Responsibilities:
•    Programming user interfaces to support functionality of websites, web survey applications and backend management and reporting systems.
•    Developing SQL queries and stored procedures to manage data and support data extraction, data analysis, and reporting.
•    Providing technical and operational support to production web sites and web survey applications.
•    Working with both subject matter experts and IT staff to define and document system requirements 

Basic Qualifications:
•    A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field is required. 
•    Entry level to 4 years of experience.  
•    Working knowledge of web design/development using any of the following: C#, .NET, HTML5, Bootstrap, CSS, JavaScript, SQL and relational databases.

Candidates should possess strong communication skills, be detail oriented, an analytic thinker, a problem solver, and able to work independently and in a team environment with both technical and non-technical audiences.  

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

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.

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