General Dynamics Information Technology Programmer in Suffolk, Virginia

Job Description

  • Builds and codes applications and/or models using ColdFusion programming languages.

  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable ColdFusion and JAVA code

  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications

  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems

  • Help maintain code quality

  • Defines site objectives by analyzing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.

  • Designs and develops user interfaces to internet/intranet applications by setting expectations and features priorities throughout development life cycle; determining design methodologies and tool sets; completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting tests.

  • Recommends system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives.

  • Integrates applications by designing database architecture and server scripting; studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers.

  • Creates multimedia applications by using authoring tools.

  • Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.

  • Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools.

  • Updates job knowledge by researching new internet/intranet technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

  • Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Education

Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Qualifications

3-5 years of directly related computer programming experience.

Must have active Secret Clearance

SKILLS:

-Must have experience working with ColdFusion and CFCs.

-Must be able to program in pure tag-based CFML (no CFSCRIPT or frameworks).

-Understanding of OOP.

-Experience with jQuery or JavaScript.

-Experience with HTML5 and CSS.

-Experience in AJAX and Bootstrap a plus.

-Experience with relational databases (SQL).

-Intermediate knowledge of responsive design.

-Maintain existing codebase.

-Work independently to determine client requirements.

-Working effectively in a collaborative and innovative team-oriented environment.

-Excellent attention to detail.

-Communicate with the client on a day-to-day basis while managing daily activities.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

Job ID2018-44771

Number of Positions2

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time