Senior Big Data Technical Lead

Clearance Level
Software Development
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ109101

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

• As a lead developer of Big Data drive the hands-on development of the solution  in an Agile/Scrum based delivery environment

• Collaboratively work with Solution Architects and deliver solution in alignment with the strategic vision

• Be responsible for analyzing the requirements and taking it all the way from conceptual phase to implementation phase.

• Experience designing and building data ingestion pipelines using Kafka, Glue ETL, Lambda, NIFI frameworks

• Ability to develop and guide developers to code using Spark framework in Scala, Java or Python

• Hands-on experience designing/developing solutions in Cloud (AWS) such as AWS MSK, AWS Elastic, AWS EMR, AWS Sagemaker, S3 Archival, AWS Kinesis

Thorough understanding of the container based application architectures including ECS,EKS on AWS

• Knowledge of cyber security - HP Fortify, Sonarqube and additional methods for securing code

• Requires thorough understanding of the AWS security best practices and has hands-on experience implementing SAML, Kerberos authentication, RBAC, TLS and data encryption controls.

• Other Requirements:

• Develop Code /Review Code &  design documentation for all components of the Hadoop stack

• Must be familiar with DevOps, CI/CD and delivery process automation tools such as Ansible/Terraform.

• Work with test/QA team to build automated test scripts

• Shares  own expertise with others; may co-ordinate activities of others/the team

• Drives high degree of innovation with development team

• Promotes teamwork and works with other cross-functional teams

• Demonstrates creativity the ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions

• Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent

• Must possess strong server side knowledge in back-end programming

• Proficient in creating Rest API Micro-services using ReactJS or AngularJs

• Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles

• Documents testing and maintenance of system corrections.

• AWS Certification Preferred - Solutions Architect & Data Analytics

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.