Software Developer - Remote

at General Dynamics Information Technology in Texarkana, Texas, United States

Job Description

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Public Trust/Other Required: MBI (T2)

Job Family: Software Development

Using Agile methodology, GDIT works closely with our clients to develop singularly great software. Our clients are the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with stakeholders that include engineers and automotive engine and vehicle manufacturers who submit their data through the Central Data Exchange (CDX) as the Agency’s single source for collecting electronic data from local governments and agencies, private industries, state governments, and tribes.

We are looking for curious, intelligent and motivated people with strong analytical and programming skills who are interested in becoming part of an Agile team. This position provides an opportunity to work closely with the EPA, an agency that is establishing itself as a leader in the digital services movement by creating more agile systems, improving everyday processes, and focusing on user-centered delivery. As a Software Developer , you will be working with a dynamic group of analysts, developers, and testers at GDIT to help the EPA solve real problems and the challenge of delivering higher quality software faster. The applicant will be working closely with fellow Agile team members including testers, developers, technical team leads, and analysts to program new applications and enhance and maintain existing products.

As a member of a highly skilled agile software development team, the applicant will be responsible for developing programming code solutions to acceptance criteria. The applicant should be adept in incorporating requirements changes from Product Owners, and actively engage with members of the Agile team through the full software development lifecycle. The applicant will adhere to established sound development practices and principles, work with management to understand the business context informing technical decisions, and actively participate in planning efforts.

Essential Job Functions

+ Support and enhance a software web application architecture that includes Oracle SQL and PostgreSQL databases, RESTful web services, a variety of user interface frameworks (Angular, Spring, Struts, APEX, HTML, CSS), and systems and security integration.

+ Implement technical requirement specifications into working software that satisfies acceptance criteria.

+ Contribute to team deliverables through programming code solutions, conducting code reviews, and contributing to product testing.

+ Produce technical documentation and specifications as needed to support our business needs.

+ Adhere to operating standards for such items as change control, source code control, issue tracking, time reporting, etc.

+ Collaborate with our EPA client to plan upcoming work, including occasional travel to Virginia for planning events.

Required Qualifications

+ BA/BS, 2+ years’ experience in information technology or software development (application development, systems integration). Java programming experience preferred.

+ Proficiency with fundamental languages such as Java, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, and JSP.

+ Proficiency programming in modern frameworks such as Angular and Spring Boot.

+ Proficiency with database languages such as Oracle SQL and PostgreSQL.

+ Experience developing custom web-based applications that integrate seamlessly with APIs and back-end databases.

+ Experience estimating development tasks and identifying associated risks and dependencies.

+ Experience working on an agile software development team.

+ Excellent communication skills with experience developing, communicating and executing complex ideas.

+ Attention to detail and desire to contribute sound recommendations to influence product decisions.

The likely salary range for this position is $70,000 – $85,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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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Job Posting: JC214031549

Posted On: May 20, 2022

Updated On: Jun 18, 2022