General Dynamics Information Technology | Herndon, VA
Position Name: Web DeveloperIn this position, you will work to enhance and...
Position Name: Web DeveloperIn this position, you will work to enhance and expand an existing Microsoft SharePoint site on the corporate intranet. Develop and create graphics to enhance the website, and create and implement features to drive increased utilization of the website as an internal resource for knowledge and as a corporate repository of re-usable artifacts, such as briefings, whitepapers, and calendars of industry events relating to software development technologies. Assist with management of accesses and email lists. Although currently implemented in SharePoint, it may transition to be hosted in Atlassian’s Confluence tool. The successful applicant will apply their existing SharePoint skills, or will quickly learn and apply SharePoint capabilities to enhance the corporate website. He/She will brainstorm with web site stakeholders to come up with new ideas to improve the website to increase collaboration. Part of the enhancement will include creation of a “Dashboard” to list and track the important attributes of customer projects and status.In this position, the primary emphasis is on utilizing tools such as SharePoint to implement and host a website, rather than manually coding the entire functionality of the website.Required skills:Working towards a degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar.Knowledge and proficiency designing or implementing public or customer-facing websites.A Self-starting self-motivating individual with a passion for learning that can discuss initial requirements, and then work independently to implement those requirements, occasionally demonstrating progress.Desired Skills:Experience with Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (or similar tools) or willingness to learn and quickly apply knowledge.Experience working with users to elicit and understand requirements, and brainstorm with them to come up with ways to improve the user experienceFamiliarity, or willingness to learn Atlassian Confluence tool.In addition:1. Performs routine technical tasks in support of engineering, information systems, or related technical operations. 2. May install, maintain and operate computers and peripheral equipment. 3. May fabricate, install, and repair electronic or mechanical equipment. 4. May perform basic systems and/or software testing. 5. Participates in special projects as required.
1. Requires a High School Diploma.2. Must be a currently enrolled, full time college student.3. Majors in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or other technical degree programs strongly prefered.4. 3.0 GPA, preferred.
0-1 years of related experience supporting engineering, information technology or other technical operations. #Intelinternship 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. 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.