Web Developer

Job Locations US-Remote
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(11/8/2021 10:27 AM)
Service Delivery (Health, Digital, Communications, & Mission Support)

Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a full-time Web Developer to advance the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Patient Advocacy’s goals by creating and maintaining websites for programs and projects.

Tasks may include performing web development, computer programming and database integration; supporting data collection, statistical analysis and visualization of progress towards achieving objectives; assisting the customer with defining and refining product requirements; and supporting Data and Information Management tasks. This individual will be responsible for supporting multiple websites and SharePoint pages that contain information in support of the office’s goals. This candidate should excel at using programming languages and design programs to successfully complete their work.

This position requires strong customer interaction skills and a demonstrated ability to work with various stakeholders across multiple tasks. The Web Developer will review and organize website content on a TeamSite platform based on the aesthetic, functional, strategic and technical criteria established by the client. They work with clients, customers and content developers to reorganize and revise content as needed based on a shared understanding of business needs and the needs of the audience groups. They use audits, data, research and technical skill to deliver a user-friendly online and mobile experience. Additional responsibilities include supporting an internal knowledge management and SharePoint site.

This mid-level, full-time position is in Alexandria, VA; however remote options may be available. (Please note: this position is fully telework due to COVID-19 until social distancing restrictions are lifted for the DC metro region.)

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work involves the technical planning, design, development, testing, implementation, and management of Internet and intranet activities.
  • Work includes systems and application development, installation, configuration, implementation, and technical management of websites.
  • Knowledge of computer and networking with applications, principles, concepts, and methods is required.
  • Conduct usability audit and support development of a more user-friendly interface.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve content migration errors.
  • Review and update missing content, images, links and other information impacting the user experience or search engine optimization.
  • Add or adjust audience pages to better target information to specific audiences.
  • Use web data analytics and digital tools to improve overall performance.
  • Maintain and refine internal SharePoint sites.
  • Track, quality check and resolve all web updates for review with the client on a regular basis.
  • Make proactive recommendations to improve the user experience and campaign performance.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant experience, including full front-end and back-end web development for both public and intranet sites.
  • Must be experienced working in TeamSite.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a public trust clearance.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Experience supporting large Cabinet-level federal agencies, ideally the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to solve an array of challenges using professional, understandable concepts.
  • Capable self-starter with a drive to get all types of work done with high attention to detail.
  • Excellent ability to communicate across most mediums and settings.
  • Strong time management, creativity, and problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with Section 508 compliance requirements is a plus.

Client Information

Veteran Affairs and various internal projects.

About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We’re advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.


We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.


What’s in it for you? 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, vision, dental and disability plans with company contributions
  • 401K plan with immediate vesting and a competitive company match
  • Generous paid time off and flexible work schedules
  • Flexible savings accounts
  • Commuter benefits
  • Company-sponsored professional education and training opportunities

EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.


Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to compliance with Executive Order 14042, requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated for the COVID 19 virus or be granted an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination or an adjudicated accommodation is requirement of employment for this position.


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