Emergent is seeking a software engineer with a strong JAVA/J2EE background for leading edge development and integration project. Candidates should be system-level thinkers with development experience as well as integration experience. Candidates should be self-starters who can work within a group, but still deliver on independent assignments that integrate into the overall system architecture/framework. Must have solid communication skills to interpret written requirements and work with staff generating requirements. Ability to produce software/system design documentation is a necessity.

Develops, documents, tests, and debugs software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to business/mission problems or questions in computer language for solutions by means of data processing equipment. Applies the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle. Applies knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in business/mission applications, information processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software. Corrects program errors, prepares operating instructions, compiles documentation of program development, and analyzes system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls. Ensures software standards are met.


Current TS/SCI
Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience
3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.
3+ years of JAVA, J2EE experience
3+ years of Javascript experience
Experience designing and developing systems from written requirements
System-Level thinking – must be able to design and develop system-level components that properly integrate with components created by other developers
Experience integrating COTS and open source products through API’s, web services, SOA
Solid communications skills; ability to create documentation as required, ability to collaborate with requirements staff, development staff, and test staff.


Hadoop experience
Experience with XMLDB
Experience with Ozone Widget Framework
Experience with Pentaho
Experience with Solr
Experience with Weblogic
Oracle DB
Oracle Weblogic
DIA experience
GWT experience
Experience with Entity Extraction
Experience with Entity Resolution