User Portal Developer - U.S. Citizenship Required

Fairfax, VA

User Portal Developer - U.S. Citizenship Required

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J0624-1986

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is one of the top 5 largest global IT companies spread across 40 countries with endless opportunities to expand and grow. As a CGI Federal Member, you have the opportunity to be a shareholder at CGI and join a family of 90,000 members strong.

CGI Federal has an exciting opportunity for a User Portal Developer. In this position, you will work with multiple IT disciplines in shaping, executing and sustaining the Cloud/Hosting strategy for a shared service platform focused on identifying and mitigating a wide range of cyber risks. You will work closely with the Cloud Architecture and Operations teams to support the client’s mission, priorities, and unique challenges. You will also support the implementation of cyber security COTS offerings focusing on next generation security solutions and technologies.

This position is located in our Fairfax, VA office; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable. You will be required to be in our Fairfax, VA office two days per week.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design and develop a web portal for monitoring and reporting status and errors at various points in a data integration pipeline, report data quality metrics and for configuring data sources and schedules

• Develop code modules for data extraction from data sources including Parquet, AWS CloudWatch and AWS EventBridge

• Build user interfaces for visualizing data trending and data anomalies using SQL queries and APIs

• Design and develop the front-end interface modules using React

• Work with the product management and UX team to understand the requirements and build technical backlog

• Debug/troubleshoot issues in code modules to fix the defects reports, if any

• Develop unit tests as part of Test Driven Development (TDD) process for all the code modules

• Ensure the web application is secure from OWASP Top 10 risks

• Proactively communicate and coordinate with multiple project teams

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Due to the nature of the contract requirements, US citizenship and successful passing of CGI background check is required prior to beginning work. In addition, candidates must have ability to obtain and maintain a DHS EOD/Public Trust clearance.

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience/combined education

• 2+ years of experience in developing web applications using JavaScript and React

• Experience in writing SQL queries and in building the required code logic to support the portal interfaces

• Experience in developing code modules and visualizations using RESTful APIs

• Experience in building application modules that are secure from OWASP Top 10 risks

• A good understanding of Static and Dynamic security testing of web applications

• Ability to debug and troubleshoot existing logic units in code modules

• Ability to write basic SQL queries for data extraction and validation

• A thorough understanding of JSON and XML

• Thorough knowledge of code building and deployment tools including Git and experience in CI/CD processes

• Hands-on experience designing and implementing container (Docker) solutions on Kubernetes or Amazon ECS

• Demonstrated ability to contribute to the development of client deliverables and technical content

• Experience documenting technical requirements using Visio, Excel and PowerPoint

• Must have strong written and verbal communication skills

• Proficient at multi-tasking and proactive in work responsibilities

Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required:

• SAFe Agile experience

• Knowledge of US Government enterprise and network security concepts and solutions

• Web application development using AWS native services such as AWS S3, AWS EventBridge, AWS CloudWatch and AWS Athena is preferred

• Experience in containerizing software modules using Docker/Kubernetes

• Experience in the design, deployment & integration of on premise and hybrid cloud solutions

• Understanding of various data formats and payload structures

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $85,800.00 - $209,100.00.





  • Python

  • Web Application Development

  • Web Development

  • XML

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.