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Application Developer - 00150

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Application Developer - 00150

  • 494424
  • 101 N 14TH STREET JAMES MONROE BUILDING, Downtown, RICHMOND, Virginia, United States, 23219
  • Department of General Services
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time (Salaried)

Title: Application Developer - 00150

Hiring Range: $90,000 - $95,000

Agency: Department of General Services

Location: Monroe Building

Agency Website: dgs.virginia.gov

Recruitment Type: General Public - G

Job Duties

The Department of General Services is seeking an Application Developer for the Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services (DCLS) within DGS. This position includes working with a dynamic team of IT professionals. The candidate must have the ability to work in a fast-paced public health environment & manage multiple project deadlines and priorities. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of relational databases and experience interfacing with Web and Data Exchange interfaces. Problem solving, troubleshooting and debugging skills are very important to this role. To be successful, the incumbent must learn the agency’s business, establish a strong working relationship with the technical staff and support assigned business units with their technology needs.

Minimum Qualifications

Ability to work with the BA/QA team, users, and other technical staff, to ensure all goals, objectives, milestones, and project deadlines are met.
· Experience in REST and/or SOAP web services is required.
· Experience with Oracle SQL/PLSQL or SQL Server/TSQL programming is required.
· Knowledge of Oracle and/or SQL Server databases and tools to query, parse, load, and/or extract data from core systems.
· Ability to code, test, document and implement complex web and data exchange interfaces using .NET technologies.
· Knowledge of development best practices and patterns along with coding techniques to prevent security vulnerabilities.
· Ability to design and document logical data structures and data flows and to develop entity relationship diagrams & data flow diagrams.
· Degree in Information Systems is preferred or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Public Health domain preferred.
· Knowledge of Devops.
· Experience with Agile or Scrum SDLC methodologies.
· Experience in using version control tools such as GIT, and issue tracking software.
· Experience in Object Oriented design including use case driven/iterative development is preferred
· System integration testing experience is preferred.
· Experience with .NET 4.5, CORE and Angular is preferred
· Knowledge of Crystal Reports is preferred.
· Knowledge of barcoding and scanning devices, specific to the Code 3 of 9 fonts.

Special Instructions: 

You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or résumé is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your account to check the status of your application for this position.

The selected candidate must pass a fingerprint-based criminal background check.

Completion of Statement of Economic Interest is required prior to first day of employment.

Sponsorship will not be provided for this position now or in the future. Confirmation of eligibility to work will be required at time of hire.
Notice: DGS will record information from each new employee’s Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) into the Federal E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.

Fax, e-mail or mail applications will not be accepted. The online state application must contain all required information and fully respond to questions to be considered for this job opportunity. For assistance or computer access, please visit your local Virginia Employment Office or contact our office jobs@dgs.virginia.gov or 804-786-3910.

Applications will be accepted until a suitable pool of candidates is received. After 5 business days, this position may be closed at any time.

The Virginia Department of General Services is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, individuals with disabilities, Veterans, and individuals with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service experience are encouraged to apply.

Applicants in need of accommodation during the application and/or interview process may contact DGS at 804-786-3910 for assistance.

Contact Information:

Name: DGS Human Resources

Phone: 804-786-3910

Email: jobs@dgs.virginia.gov


In support of the Commonwealth’s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS), or the Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired (DBVI). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS/DBVI to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: Career Pathways for Individuals with Disabilities, or call DARS at 800-552-5019, or DBVI at 800-622-2155.


Each agency within the Commonwealth of Virginia is dedicated to recruiting, supporting, and maintaining a competent and diverse work force. Equal Opportunity Employer

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