Web Developer Associate - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)


  full-time   employee

North Carolina
United States

This position is part of a 4-person team in support of Drought.gov, a part of the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), located at National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) in Asheville NC. Drought.gov is the public face of NIDIS and serves as a clearinghouse for drought products, forecasts, services, and information at the state, regional, national, and global levels.


GDIT is committed to providing efficient, responsive, and mission-oriented operations and maintenance support services to NCEI through excellence in service delivery, performance, and continual service improvement.


Required skills:

  • Drupal 8 (both Site Builder and Developer experience)
  • GIT (creating patch files and resolving merge-conflicts)
  • Javascript (both Vanilla Javascript and jQuery)
  • Symfony 4 (or at least experience with an OOP framework)
  • Composer
  • PHP (preferably 7+)
  • Designing and Building APIs
  • HTML / CSS
  • Website Accessibility Compliance

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience with Docker and Rancher tools
  • Previous experience with Unix/Linux command-line and bash shell
  • Comfort with editing files from the command line with tools such as vim or emacs
  • Previous experience with User Experience Testing
  • Familiarity with Leaflet and OpenLayers 

Additional tools used by team:

  • PhpStorm
  • Shared external development servers (command line only)


  • Relevant Web Development experience

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.


  • Bachelor's Degree or a minimum of 4 years relevant experience.