Sep 05, 2019

Full Stack Java Developer

$105,000 - $130,000 yearly
  • TeraThink Corporation
  • Washington, DC, USA
Full-Time Consultant Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

What You’ll Do

As a Principal Consultant - Software Engineer, you will do the following:

  • Be a key member of a high performing agile scrum team
  • Develop mission-critical full-stack Java-based applications in a Unix/Linux and Windows environment
  • Monitor and tune system to achieve optimum performance levels
  • Use JIRA and the scrum process to effectively communicate with your team and project leadership

Why TeraThink is a Great Place to Work


We love coming to work every day. Our benefits and work-life balance provide employees with much more than just the essentials – they keep us happy in and outside of work.

A health insurance plan is provided at no cost for employees.

Employees enjoy federal holidays off in addition to 18 days of Paid Time Off (20 days after 2 years of service, 25 days after 5 years of service).

Our 401k is at a 4% match on a 5% contribution – which has immediate vesting because we want you to stay here because you love it – not for an invested 401k match. And we know you will love it!

Visit the Benefits page for a full list of benefits offered by TeraThink.


In addition to a top-notch benefits package, we host outings at The National Zoo, “Escape Room,” Top Golf, and holiday parties with swanky themes such as Casino Night. Our employees are also provided the opportunity to enjoy numerous perks such as:

  • Multiple high-definition TVs at our offices with plentiful snacks to enjoy in the café areas
  • Breakaway activities such as foosball, darts, and shuffle board
  • TeraThink sponsored FitBit and steps challenges, with prizes
  • Quarterly shipments of snack boxes to our employees working on client site
  • Season tickets to local sports teams
  • Cell phone and commuter reimbursements

We also embrace recognition as a way to showcase the great work that takes place at our company each day. As a way of shining light on our hard-working employees, we often provide gift cards for achieving major project milestones, attaining personal certifications, or as a thank you for employees who give back to the community.

Our Focus on Professional & Team Growth:

We focus on encouraging constant learning, growth and innovation, and support Communities of Practice so that team members can dedicate time to learning new tools or solutions as while as getting to know employees on other projects. We provide each employee with an annual contribution amount to use towards learning and growth. We also encourage our team to participate in our TeraThink blog and share our knowledge with various communities of learning.

We strive to provide our employees, whether on client site or in our internal offices, with the best possible work experience. We keep a pulse on our team by sending out frequent micro-surveys that allow team members to provide feedback and thoughts. This frequent feedback allows our agile company to make changes and continue to adjust in any areas to provide team members with the best TeraThink.

Whether it is our events, benefits and perks, open communication, culture of recognition and growth; we want team members to be happy and fulfilled in their careers at TeraThink. Our future is you.

TeraThink is a proud EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, ancestry, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, familial status, political affiliation, or any other classification protected by state or federal law.


DC,   MD,   VA  

Security Clearance

Requires Security Clearance

Job Requirements

What We’re Looking For

  • A skilled developer with 5+ prior experience building Java solutions (including Java frameworks, including Spring, JSF, and Hibernate) and Spring Boot applications
  • Experience with Oracle Database technologies and/or Web Application hosting on WebLogic and Tomcat
  • Experience developing and consuming RESTFUL web services for an operational/production environment
  • Experience developing cloud-ready or cloud-native applications for AWS cloud
  • Experience with front-end technologies such as React, Angular JS, Angular 2, node.JS, responsive and mobile design, and cross browser development.
  • Basic understanding of UI/UX design involving technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript ES6, Redux, CSS, Material Design, WebSockets, AJAX
  • Prior experience operating in an agile environment, and ability to articulate basic understanding of Agile and Scrum as a Team Member
  • Experience with Agile toolsets, such as JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience operating in a DevOps environment
  • Per client requirements, must be a US Citizen who can obtain a DHS public trust clearance

What We'd Like to See

  • Experience with mySQL or Cassandra DB
  • Ability to task manage and communicate effectively with project staff
  • Must be a team player, self-motivated, self-starter and a quick learner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills 
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical skills

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