JSP Developer

Suitable - Philadelphia, PA


Please note that although this is a direct hire position with Suitable, this is an exclusive search engagement through OpsMachine Consulting and initial correspondence will come thru OpsMachine

Job Description
1. Enhancing our current API backend to provide RESTful endpoints for our web and
mobile platforms
2. Monitoring & profiling our SQL datastore
3. Aiding in the decisions and development towards decoupling logical services from our
monolith into cloud-based microservices
1. 1-3+ years of experience as a JSP developer, including the use of Spring and the
development of REST APIs.
2. 1-3+ years of experience with backend SQL databases in a cloud environment, AWS
experience preferred.
3. A thorough knowledge of SQL, PostgreSQL is preferred.
1. 5-10 years cloud experience
2. Experience or interest in Go and JavaScript
3. An interest in data and data science
4. Experience with microservices


Competitive base salary + benefits + equity

PTO and sick days (as needed)

Some remote work available after trial period

About Suitable:

Suitable is a Philadelphia based tech company that just finished closing their Series A with the city’s leading venture capital firm, Martinson Ventures. Suitable specializes in helping universities boost participation and overall completion of their existing co-curricular student development programs. Schools have realized outcomes such as a 3x boost in student engagement and a 30% increase in program completion within their first year on Suitable. Key software features include custom core competencies, custom digital badges, branded mobile app, ePortfolio, activity reflections, push notifications, mobile event tracking, levels of proficiency rubric, shareable student record, custom student engagement dashboards, and student development analytics.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year


  • Microservices: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Cloud Computing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • AWS: 1 year (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)