This position supports a government customer (FBI) to provide consolidated, enterprise-level governance of IT activities enabling improved delivery of technology capabilities for users across the enterprise. The mission is to manage IT investments, rapidly deliver core IT services, and spur innovative solutions that match today's dynamic IT landscape; to lead the execution of high-priority technology transformation activities and identify and promote project resourcing in the digitally evolving environment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Presentation layer UI development and prototyping synthesizing visual, motion, input and interaction design across a diverse and rapidly evolving technology ecosystem
Contribute technical expertise throughout all stages of product design and development, conceptual design, visual design language and motion personality, input language, UI platform and tools maturity, prototyping and production
Implementation of accessible UI
Ownership of quality standards, process, schedule, costing, resources and deliverables
Offer alternatives when technology constraints require design compromises
Help develop and refine UI pattern libraries and interaction guidelines
Utilization of responsive design and emerging coding and design practices
Bring a multi-disciplinary point of view of product design to the conversation
Synthesizing requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and facilitate engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines.
Designing/developing web, software, mobile apps, prototypes, proofs of concepts (POC's), and production ready pilots.
100% hands-on coding
Resolve defects/bugs during QA testing, pre-production, production, and post-release patches
Will integrate with consumable security services, driving adoption of 24X7 proactive security monitoring on all TIO environments and systems, while integrating compliance operations
Articulate technical challenges and solutions.
Dealing well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly.
Work cross-functionally with various FBI teams: product management, QA/QE, various technical and operational divisions to drive forward results
Contribute to the design and architecture of the projects within the TIO's portfolio
Experience with Agile Development, SCRUM, or Extreme Programming methodologies
Education and Years of Experience:
Active Top Secret clearance required
BS in computer science or equivalent work experience
3+ years' experience developing web, software, or mobile applications
1-2+ years' experience developing prototypes at the right level of fidelity for each phase of development, from startup through launch and beyond.
Certified - AWS Solutions Architect or 1-year experience in role
1+ years' experience with web services (consuming or creating) with REST or SOAP
Experience with AWS, CI/CD, and containerization (Cloud formation, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon Redshift, automation tools, Linux, Docker, chef or puppet, etc…)
Strong experience with any of the following Object Oriented Languages (OOD):
Experience with the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Solid communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences
Expertise in software processes, web services, multi-tiered systems, and enterprise application integration.
Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases.
Experience with unit testing & Test Driven Development (TDD) 5+ years of work experience on web or device applications
Excel in the implementation, production, and shipment of highly-polished user interfaces
Experience with any CSS tools (SASS, PostCSS, LESS, etc.)
Familiar with server-side technologies such as Node.js or .NET
Experience building responsive and mobile-first applications
Exposure to RESTful APIs and familiarity with industry best-practices
Familiar with unit testing libraries like Jasmine, Mocha, etc.
Familiar with version control systems (Git, TFS, etc.)
Experience developing, maintaining, and innovating large scale, consumer facing web or mobile applications
Experience with social, mobile, cloud/SaaS, big data, or analytics
Familiar with the development challenges inherent with highly scalable and available web applications
Experience with open source technologies (if no practical work experience w/ Big Data, or cutting edge front-end technology -you're prototyping and/or researching the up and coming technology and solutions
Experience with various, modern web frameworks
Ability to create and assess design solutions based on user goals and key scenarios
Problem solving, creative, and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross functionally with other teams (Engineering, Program Management & Marketing)
Strong collaboration influencing skills, proven ability to lead and inspire
An ability to work through ambiguity and multiple priorities
Have a passion for quality, innovation, and world-class design
Experience with multiple devices and platforms (e.g. cross browser, tablet, smart phone)
Understanding of front-end performance characteristics
Experience with SPA (Single Page Application) development
Knowledge of localization techniques for the web
Strong understanding of software best-practices including familiarity with SOLID and DRY coding principles
Experience with Open Source software, and an appreciation for contributions is a plus
Experience with UI automation testing and integration tests is a big plus
Experience with cross-platform mobile development such as React Native, React, Xamarin, Ionic, PhoneGap, etc is a plus. Online portfolio (public github or similar is a plus)
Downtown Washington DC (Pennsylvania Avenue and 9th Street)
Parking - no onsite parking is available. Within 2 blocks of all Metro train lines, several Metro bus lines, multiple slug lines.
Monday - Friday (except Federal Holidays) day shift
No telework permitted
Min. Citizenship Status Required: US Citizen; Active (fully adjudicated) Top Secret clearance
Physical Requirement(s): No Physical requirement needed for this position.
Location: Washington, DC
Working at DMI
DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. Being part of the DMI family means we care about your wellbeing. As such, we offer a variety of perks and benefits that help met various interests and needs, while still having the opportunity to work directly with
a number of our award winning, Fortune 1000 clients. The following categories make up
your DMI wellbeing:
Community – Blood drives, volunteering opportunities, Holiday parties, summer picnics, Tech Chef, Octoberfest just to name a few ways DMI comes together as a community.
Convenience/Concierge - Virtual visits through health insurance, pet insurance, commuter benefits, discount tickets for movies, travel and many other items to provide convenience.
Development – Annual Performance management, continuing education and tuition assistance, internal job opportunities along with career enrichment and advancement to help each employee with their professional and personal development.
Financial – Generous 401k match for both pre-tax and post-tax (ROTH) contributions along with financial wellness education, EAP, Life Insurance and Disability help provide financial stability for each DMI employee.
Recognition – Great achievements do not go unnoticed by DMI through Annual Awards ceremony, service anniversaries, peer-to-peer acknowledgement through Give-A-Wow, employee referral bonuses.
Wellness – Healthcare benefits, Wellness programs, Flu Shots, Biometric screenings, on-site lactation rooms provide employees with several wellness options.
Employees are valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.
The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability. DMI maintains a drug-free workplace.
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Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions.