Web Information Architect
GD Information Technology, Inc.
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Type of Requisition:Regular
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:None
Suitability:No Suitability Required
Public Trust/Other Required:NACI (T1)
Job Family:Web Development
General Dynamics IT is seeking a Web Information Architect to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA's) National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI).
We are seeking a Web Information Architect to join our web development team to support both front and back-end development. The primary focus of this position is on organizing, structuring, and labeling content in an effective and sustainable way to ensure NCEI’s users are able to quickly and easily find information. In addition to the technical skills listed below, the ideal candidate will work effectively in a highly collaborative Agile environment and exhibit a self-motivated, can-do approach to their work with vigor, quality, and determination. The Web Information Architect will:
Be a member of an Agile Scrum team to implement business, technical, and functional requirements for a website consolidation and modernization effort.
Manage refinement and execution of the site plan for the organization of legacy web content, enhancement of search features, and the consolidation of disparate scientific websites into a single site that exhibits a unified brand for NCEI.
Ensure that web designs, theming, and branding are consistent with the architectural roadmap
Spearhead website management of user authorization, Google analytics, search.gov awareness, and related website administrative duties.
Assist contract management with managing team dynamics including the hiring and onboarding of new team members.
Analyzes customer requirements to provide websites according to the client's moderately complex specifications and needs.
Coordinates with graphics and web designers to develop web applications and websites.
Tests and makes recommendations for web applications and websites for next level production.
Maintains and recommends updates to websites ensuring changes are implemented without
Creates and implements contingency plans in preparation of website outages.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant programming that will enhance web applications and websites overall functionality.
Experience with site structure, organization of online content, and taxonomy
Search engine optimization
Proficiency working with REST APIs in a microservices architecture
Experience with JSON and/or XML file formats
Experience with Drupal 8 and/or 9, or other content management systems
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong time management and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently and cross-functionally with attention to detail
Experience developing and customizing Drupal 8 custom modules
Familiarity with Agile Scrum development process
Familiarity with GraphQL
Familiarity with Jenkins, Puppet or some other CI/CD tool
Familiarity with Jira, Google Tables, or other issue/project tracking tool
Familiarity with cloud computing and practices. AWS experience preferred.
BA/BS Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience),
2+ years of experience
Web design and/or architecture, or comparable work experience
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Travel Required:Less than 10%
Telecommuting Options:Some Telecommuting Allowed
Work Location:Any Location / Remote
Additional Work Locations:USA NC Asheville
Total Rewards at GDIT:Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most. 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.