Data Engineer Senior (TS/SCI with Poly required)

  • Job Reference: 1372929595-2
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2024
  • Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Linux Cloud Computing, Linux Software Development

Job Description

Data Engineer Senior

Deliver insights to help our clients turn data into action as a Data Engineer Senior at GDIT. Your work will provide transformative solutions to our clients' big-data obstacles and help advance the mission. Here, you can make a meaningful impact on our clients' mission and on your career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Data Engineer Senior you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Data Engineer Senior joining our team to use an array of skills to interface with end-users and the Development team. An ideal candidate will have significant data engineering technical capabilities, as well as intelligence analysis skills (analytical methodology and practice; writing and production; briefing; and identification of knowledge gaps, etc.). A successful data engineer must be able to coordinate with multiple customer partners, excel at individual projects and contribute to joint efforts with minimal supervision.

  • Designs, develops, maintains, and tests infrastructures for data generation as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams.
  • Represent "super-users" for ongoing system development efforts
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with data scientists, analysts, project managers, and other engineers
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Proactively identify and communicate risks and opportunities for improvement in testing or other processes
  • Contribute to data calls and special projects (as needed)

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
Required Experience: At least five (5) years of related experience in data engineering, technical analysis, technical targeting, or a similar relevant technical discipline
Required Technical Skills:
  • Familiarity with scripting or programming with Linux, Python, or any other language
  • Experience analyzing both large and small datasets to identify trends and patterns
  • Experience producing informational, contextual, and/or intelligence products that embody and explain findings for a variety of audiences
  • Familiarity with field HUMINT, cyber collection with in-depth knowledge of national intelligence Agencies
  • Skilled with writing intelligence products
  • Ability to translate and communicate analyst/targeter end-user requirements to developers providing system upgrades, features, and added data value
  • Strong briefing and writing (verbal and written) skills

Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Poly
Preferred Skills:
  • Knowledge of computing processing platforms (e.g., computers, mobile, I.O.T.)
  • Knowledge of mobile technologies to include cellular networks (WiFi, Bluetooth, etc.)

Location: On Customer Site
US Citizenship Required

401K with company match
Comprehensive health and wellness packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements

Years of Experience
5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required
Less than 10%

U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information
The likely salary range for this position is $102,000 - $138,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.