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Java Developer

Suitland, MD, United States

Job ID: 6487

Date published: 15-Jun-2018

Pontoon Solutions is seeking an Java Web Service Developer who is responsible for the web services design and architecture on enterprise and data management. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively write custom web services to translate large data sets from its source to custom web API's.  If you are open to commuting to Suitland, MD and you want to join a team developing cutting edge analytics on one of the largest collections of data in the nation we want you to work for MetroStar!

You’ll love our position if…

(This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit)

You have 3+ years experience with Java Web Services RESTful (primary), WSDL, XML and supporting integration and enabling access via API calls (JDBC preferred)

You have experience in developing, modifying, and enhancing data and metadata service components

You have experience implementing ETL processes and creating ETL scripts from relational databases

You have experience in Linux and bash or shell scripting

You are able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance (US Citizen or Green Card Holder)

We’ll REALLY love you if…

(This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out)

You are familiar with Kafka, Accumulo, Apache Storm/Spark, and other data processing tools

You have experience in Elasticsearch and designing data index for search capabilities

What your day will look like:

Develop, modify, and enhance data and metadata service components, implement and integrate ETL processes, and support Elasticsearch index adjustments/restructuring due to data changes

Develop specifications that outline the design and implementation details for data ingest processes.

Translate and integrate release data and development specifications and requirements.

Interact with a multi-disciplinary team of analysts, data scientists, developers, and users to comprehend data requirements and develop a robust data processing pipeline that will ingest, normalize, enrich, and expose data

You will participate in cross-product design discussions to design and develop in a rapid, iterative environment


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.