Java Developer / Data Steward in The Woodlands at DISYS

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position: Responsive-Web Developer

Location: The Woodlands, TX

Duration: 12 Months

Java Developer / Data Steward

  • Develop, test, and implement technical integrations between Collibra Data Governance Center (DGC) and data sources to enable metadata ingestion, curation, and management.
  • EDMk owns the strategy for making data discoverable.  We develop and implement the workflows and technology that provides organizations with self-service, on-demand capabilities to discover, analyze, and act on data in daily business.  This includes publishing a data catalog, curating and maintaining the metadata that makes data discoverable, defining data attributes, and curating master and reference data.  It also includes curating user ratings and comments about data in the data catalog, and using this feedback to enhance the quality and value of the data catalog.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Enabling Data Discovery at Enterprise Scale
  • Understand supported business processes – able to restate processes by thorough explanation and visualization
  • Develop data architecture, data workflow logical models, and physical source data models to facilitate integration of Collibra with data sources and data management services
  • Design, build, test, and deploy technical integrations between Collibra DGC and data sources to enable metadata ingestion and bi-directional refresh using Mulesoft, Java, and Collibra workflows
  • Develop, maintain, and support Collibra DGC integration as a service, including Collibra service accounts, security model and controls, and integration with DataDash and other data management services
  • Developing Data Discovery Strategy
  • Identify opportunities to simplify and automate procedures for cataloging data, acquiring and managing metadata, and facilitating the data asset life cycle
  • Influence and build self-service capabilities for our customers
  • Curating Master and Reference Data for the Enterprise
  • Develop and support automation and integration processes to catalog and publish master and reference data
  • Support acquisition and transition of Master and Reference Data into EDMk’s stewardship and curation

Job Requirements

Skills and Competencies

  • Required Professional and Interpersonal Competencies:
  • Leadership competency needed to coordinate work activities and plan deliverables within an Agile project team
  • Strong problem solving and analytical capabilities; high results-orientation
  • Able to use business judgment to offer thoughtful, concise input toward solution design and technical problem resolution
  • Able to prioritize and manage workload with minimal supervision; proactively identify and carryout tasks of the position; detail oriented; monitor and ensure thoroughness and quality of own work
  • Able to work in an unstructured environment to identify the steps required and best path to take to achieve project objectives
  • Willingness to show courage of conviction when pursuing business results to ensure team takes best course of action
  • Able to adapt to variable workloads and sudden changes in timing and priorities
  • Able to be productive when working asynchronously with colleagues; exhibit willingness to help others and ask for help
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; speak and write English fluently


Required Technical Competencies:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Able to translate technical requirements from business process
  • Advanced competency in object-oriented and functional programming in Java or other modern programming languages
  • Advanced competency of SOA and Micro-service architecture
  • Working knowledge of best practices for REST and SOAP endpoint architectures
  • Advanced competency in database handling languages (e.g. SQL and variants)
  • Working knowledge of one or more of the following: JVM, Java, .NET codebase
  • Working knowledge of Big Data systems such as HDFS or ELK stack


Willing to Train:

  • Intermediate and higher competency using Mulesoft AnyPoint to develop integrations and workflows
  • Intermediate and higher competency in unit and integration testing methodologies
  • Working knowledge of Agile development and project management methodology


To apply directly, please send your resume to:

Vivek Shukla
Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.