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General Dynamics Information Technology Web Designer Advisor (UI/UX) in Menands, New York

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Public Trust/Other Required: None

Job Family: Web Design

At GDIT, we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you will play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on a Web Designer that is a seasoned Interface Designer with exceptional User Experience chops to join our team to support New York State Department of Heath Medicaid Management Information System activities at Riverview Center in Menands, NY.

At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. As a Web Designer Advisor (UI/UX) supporting the eMedNY Application Development team, you will be tasked with modernizing our Medicaid platforms by leveraging innovative technologies to build new applications. This high performance organization will work collaboratively to design and develop brand new Medicaid applications to replace or augment legacy applications. Our solutions are based around user-centric design and a responsive first methodology, along with compliance to Section 508 for users with disabilities. Creative technologists looking to expand their skills and build new, innovative products would be a perfect addition to this growing team

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Ability to conceptualize ideas to achieve a modern user experience across an enterprise of web applications

  • User experience designs, page layouts, graphics and prototyping XD, Figma, etc.

  • Developing dynamic user interfaces with HTML and CSS3

  • Testing and documentation for application 508 compliance

  • Collaboration with other web professionals to provide guidance on the implementation of the website

  • Communication skills to convey ideas to customers

  • Working alongside a team to deliver complex applications

  • Provide guidance and leadership to less experienced team members

  • Stay current with the latest design software to foster improvement in knowledge and skills, and to be able to create better design quality


  • The position requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Graphic Design or a related discipline

  • 8+ years of experience in the field with the passion to learn

  • Interest or background in application design and development

  • Strong CSS skills - specifically Flexbox

  • Strong HTML skills

  • Experience designing and implementing for multiple form factors (Desktop/Tablet/Phone)

  • Strong ability to use design tools such as the Adobe Creative Suite

  • Experience using a modern JS framework like Angular, React, or Vue

  • Willingness to work individually and in a team setting

  • Good organization and time management skills

  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and task priorities

  • Good written, verbal and presentation skills.


  • Flexible telework schedule

  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.