Sr. Front-End Engineer


GovernmentCIO is looking for an experienced problem-solver to join our team as a Senior Front-end Engineer building government digital services and working with a team of highly skilled professionals transforming government IT. We are looking for an IT Expert with commercial experience transforming systems and services leveraging concepts in the Digital Services Playbook with a focus on user-centered agile delivery processes. As the Senior Front-end Engineer, you will work in an exciting environment developing Veterans’ solutions following daily SCRUM and Sprint development activities as prescribed by the needs, user stories, and applied burn-down.

GovernmentCIO aims to transform government IT by delivering the technology-related innovation necessary to improve governmental operations every day.

Come transform government IT with us. Apply today!


  • Work with Health IT Program and Project leaders to define and create the architectural depictions and documents, ensuring logical flow, and address all issues.

  • Work in an exciting environment developing veteran’s solutions following daily SCRUM and Sprint development activities as prescribed by the needs, user stories, and applied burn-down.

  • Interface with internal and Government management personnel.

  • Report to internal and Government management.


Required skills and experience:

  • Has experience with a variety of software programs and languages

  • Reusable React and Redux components

  • A design system based on U.S. Web Design System (USWDS) and VA’s Veteran-focused additions to the USWDS (known as Formation)

  • Drupal based content management system

  • Static site generators

  • Rails-based API use and development

  • Github - Must be able to design and discuss system strategies for platform, applications and networks.

  • Must be a strong problem solver to quickly resolve technical and user issues

  • Must have experience working in a health-care environment.

  • An excellent oral communicator with good writing and presentation skills.

  • Able to take initiative

  • Able to delegate work appropriately and manage time effectively for self and others

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

  • An individual with exceptional attention to detail

  • Highly analytical; proven problem-solving abilities

  • Able to conduct independent research to lead or support the resolution of complex questions and issues

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Mathematics, Information Systems with 2 years of experience in relevant fields

  • Full understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle

  • Demonstrated experience planning and managing multiple tasks

  • Demonstrated experience for financial management of multiple projects

  • Demonstrated technical management and supervisory experience

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Desired skills and experience:

  • Working knowledge of USDS playbook and VA Digital Services Handbook

  • Familiar with tenets of user-centered design and DevOps

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