CFSA -App. Technical Specialist Journeyman (593118)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
CFSA – 200 I Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
Position closes 05/20/2019

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

The Child and Family Services Agency (CFSA) is looking for an application specialist web development using Bootstrap or other responsive libraries to design, develop and implement a portal to support our Family First initiative.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

6-10 yrs conveying technical and functional concepts for a specific technical specialty (Required 6 years)
6-10 yrs preparing complex technical documentation (Required 6 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 10 years)
Expert knowledge of React front-end framework (Required 6 years)
Requirements gathering and designing web applications (Required 6 years)
Use of Bootstrap or other responsive libraries (Required 3 years)
Use of Various JavaScript (ES6) and libraries (Required 3 years)
Developed applications that consume APIs like REST or JSON API (Highly desired 2 Years)
Knowledge of JWT tokens as it relates to authentication for login and consuming APIs (Highly desired 2 Years)
Good Communication Skills (Required 2 years)
Experience working in an Agile environment and SCRUM approach (Required 2 years)
Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS3 and associated web standards (Required 5 years)
Software development experience (Required 6 years)

Complete Description:

This position focuses on the front-end development web application component which will use the React framework with JavaScript, HTML and CSS. The successful candidate will develop a portal for community based organizations to login to access CFSA services. REACT is the most important skillset required for this position.

  1. Demonstrates expertise in conveying technical and functional concepts for a specific technical specialty.
  2. Identifies improvements to project standards to achieve high quality services/ products. This is a professional position which may require subject matter expertise consistent with demanding and rare technological skills.
  3. May require coordination of programming activities being conducted by the application development team
  4. Confers with other business and technical personnel to resolve problems of intent, inaccuracy, or feasibility of computer processing and project design.
  5. Works with necessary personnel to determine if modifications are necessary with interested personnel to determine necessity for modifications or enhancements.
  6. Leverages excellent written and verbal communication skills to develop new business process and programming solutions as directed by business and technical stakeholders.
  7. May coordinate activities of application developers.
  8. Able to identify best practices and standards for the use of the product.
  9. Proven track record of hands-on technical design and code work within large complex systems.
  10. Proven hands-on technical work with a variety of technologies.
  11. Demonstrated technical expertise integrating a variety of diverse technical environments and cross-platform technologies.
  12. Delivers support and design for industry specific applications that require integration with statewide systems or applications.
  13. Interacts with executive level business users or technical experts.
  14. Advanced experience in the required technical subject matter.
  15. May function as a niche technical SME (Subject Matter Expert).
  16. Has proven experience across large and complex implementations and systems.
  17. Gather and translate business requirements into state of the art web application.
  18. Use agile software development methodologies to deliver iterative products
  19. Document software code for future enhancements
    Minimum Education/Certification Requirements :
    Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience

Responsibilities:

  1. Demonstrates expertise in conveying technical and functional concepts for a specific technical specialty.
  2. Identifies improvements to project standards to achieve high quality services/ products. This is a professional position which may require subject matter expertise consistent with demanding and rare technological skills.
  3. May require coordination of programming activities being conducted by the application development team
  4. Confers with other business and technical personnel to resolve problems of intent, inaccuracy, or feasibility of computer processing and project design.
  5. Works with necessary personnel to determine if modifications are necessary with interested personnel to determine necessity for modifications or enhancements.
  6. Leverages excellent written and verbal communication skills to develop new business process and programming solutions as directed by business and technical stakeholders.
  7. May coordinate activities of application developers.
  8. Able to identify best practices and standards for the use of the product.
  9. Proven track record of hands-on technical design and code work within large complex systems.
  10. Proven hands-on technical work with a variety of technologies.
  11. Demonstrated technical expertise integrating a variety of diverse technical environments and cross-platform technologies.
  12. Delivers support and design for industry specific applications that require integration with statewide systems or applications.
  13. Interacts with executive level business users or technical experts.
  14. Advanced experience in the required technical subject matter.
  15. May function as a niche technical SME (Subject Matter Expert).
  16. Has proven experience across large and complex implementations and systems.

Background check is required, if selected for the position.
There are no reimbursable expenses allocated to this position.

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