Data Integration Specialist at Steampunk in McLean, Virginia

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Data Integration Specialist

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Design. Disrupt. Repeat.

Be an agent of change on a team committed to achieving client-focused, mission-driven excellence. Steampunk is looking for an Integration/Data Specialist with an appetite for taking on new challenges.

Who We Are

Steampunk is the explosive collision of human-centered design and traditional government contracting. An employee-owned company with a startup mindset and time-tested approaches tailored for the federal government, we're passionate about creating solutions that are impactful, practical, scalable, and most importantly, that meet our clients' ever-changing needs.

At Steampunk, we believe in disrupting the status quo and setting the pace in the ecosystem of government contractors, while repurposing tried-and-true methodologies. We believe in empowering our people to find creative solutions to intractable problems. We believe the best environment in which to grow and thrive is outside our comfort zone.

While good design makes for a good product, we believe human-centered design makes for an excellent one.

We also believe effective teams are powered by diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences. To that end, Steampunk is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status, amongst our ranks. Additionally, we participate in the E-Verify program.

Why Steampunk?

Our people are the very core of what we do; their expertise and hunger for new and exciting challenges fuel our relentless pursuit of mission success. As part of our team of "Punks," you'll test the status quo, explore new boundaries, and set the bar high for how government clients expect to engage with contractors.

Because we value our employees' work/life balance (and believe those who work hard deserve to play hard), we offer a very competitive benefits package, including telework/flex scheduling, health/dental with orthodontics/vision insurance upon hire, paid time off with a sell-back benefit and carryover option, 11 Federal Holidays, 100% paid military leave, 401(k) plan match upon hire, professional development/education reimbursement, all flexible spending accounts, and more.


As a Steampunk Integration/Data Specialist, you will work with Technical/Solutions Architects and Business Analysts to translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best integrate enterprise systems. Individual should understand best practices for traditional ETL as well as REST API integrations. You will be a member of a development team modernizing a key application for a Federal Government customer. This role requires someone looking to enjoy and thrive in a fast paced, growing technology ecosystem where they can have broad positive impact and see results.


    BS or MS STEM related education, with 3-5 years of experience in software-based platforms.
  • 5 years of experience as Integration Developer

  • 2 years of experience with integration platforms such as MuleSoft, Dell Boomi, Apigee, Talend, and or Open Source integration options.

  • Firm understanding of full API lifecycle development; spec, implementation, governances, deployment.

  • Firm understanding of API operational concerns such as monitoring, alerting and analytics.

  • Understand and recognize best deployment options (i.e. IPSaaS, Private Cloud deployments, on-prem standalone).

  • Firm understanding of Microservices and service orchestration patterns.

  • Experience in defining business process and data models (UML, BPMN).

  • Knowledge of SOA design principles and best practices.

  • Integration experience with Salesforce, SAP and legacy Database systems.

  • Experience with large-scale data migration (i.e., utilize bulk loading concepts and ETL centric data integration patterns).

  • Firm understanding of how to construct multi layered integration architecture. MuleSoft's term API Lead Connectivity.

  • Firm understanding of how to decompose APIs into flows, incorporate appropriate error handling, apply appropriate EIA patterns and governances.

  • Experience as an object orientated software engineer.

  • Experience in a Scrum/Agile SDLC Environment.

  • Experience with multiple commercial integration systems a plus. Knowledge of XML, JSON.

  • Knowledge of Cloud Hub and API Management is a plus

  • Mulesoft certification (preferred)

About steampunk

Steampunk is a Change Agent in the Federal contracting industry, bringing new thinking to clients in the Homeland, Federal Civilian, Health and DoD sectors. Through our Human-Centered delivery methodology, we are fundamentally changing the expectations our Federal clients have for true shared accountability in solving their toughest mission challenges. As an employee owned company, we focus on investing in our employees to enable them to do the greatest work of their careers - and rewarding them for outstanding contributions to our growth. If you want to learn more about our story, visit

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.Steampunk participates in the E-Verify program.

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