Snowflake Engineer

Clearance Level
Data Science
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ137226

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular


A career as a Snowflake Engineer at GDIT means being a critical part of successful data outcomes. Here, your work can accelerate solutions for our clients while you accelerate your career. Own the opportunity to provide our clients with the data they need to turn insights and ideas into action.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Snowflake Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.


  • Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Plan, create and maintain data architecture to align with business needs.
  • Develop algorithms for storing optimized data after formulating a set of dataset processes. Analyze data and identify manual tasks that can be automated to reduce manual effort.
  • Prepares requirements, source analysis and process analyses and design throughout the implementation. Defines database organizations, standards, controls, procedures, and documentation
  • Identify patterns and create models. Analyze data and identify manual tasks that can be automated to reduce manual effort. Creating very large-scale data analytics solutions based on the Snowflake Data Warehouse. 
  • Resolve production issues in Data Warehouses like reloading data, transformations, and translations
  • Develop a Database Design and Reporting Design based on Business Intelligence and Reporting requirements
  • Provide overall technical Subject Matter Expertise, and support for implementation and operation


● Required Experience:

  • BA/BS and 10+ years of experience or a Master's degree and 8+ years
  • Five or more years of experience with data engineering, data lake/ data warehouse design.
  • Two or more years of experience with healthcare data management strongly preferred. 
  • Recent and substantial experience with Snowflake, in production.
  • Prior experience as a  DBA, preferably with DB2 or Oracle.

● Technical Skills:

  • Must understand common challenges and corresponding solutions that accompany a data lake/data warehouse implementation
  • The ability to design, implement, and optimize large-scale data and analytics solutions on Snowflake Cloud Data Warehouse is essential.
  • Preferred Technical Skills:
  • Skilled at Implementing ETL pipelines within and outside of a data warehouse using Python and Snowflakes Snow SQL
  • Querying Snowflake using SQL.
  • Development of scripts using Unix, Python, etc. for loading, extracting, and transforming data.
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services Redshift

● Location: Remote, with occasional travel to the Jackson, MS area.


● Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home

● 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

The likely salary range for this position is $128,000 - $192,000, 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.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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.