Data Engineer – Salesforce Einstein

Clearance Level
Data Science
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ73131

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

The Salesforce Einstein Data Engineer works with the Salesforce development team and functional teams to configure Einstein data flows/connections and design, develop, and deploy Einstein dashboards, visualizations, and analytics.  

Duties include:

  • Develop and maintain dashboards in Einstein for all functional teams
  • Work with business owners and data analysts to develop technical specifications for reporting products
  • Provide ongoing training for data analysts and staff on development and use of dashboards in Salesforce
  • Support data collection, analysis and visualization projects as needed, including data modeling, data cleansing, statistics, data mining, predictive analysis, and other data analysis techniques to collect, explore, and extract insights from data sets
  • Participate in developing a data governance framework to ensure integrity, reliability, and security of data
  • Research emerging tools and applications that are applicable for the functional needs
  • Recommend and develop technical, automated solutions for manual processes
  • Provide recommendations to streamline and improve current business processes
  • Respond and fulfill data requests as required
  • Participate in special projects as needed

This position is based in Washington, DC and requires a Public Trust background investigation, or the ability to obtain it.


Requires MS degree in a technical or related field with 8 years of experience


  • 3-5 years of experience in working with Salesforce Einstein development and building AI powered apps
  • Knowledge in integration apps from Salesforce AppExchange
  • Demonstrated understanding of Einstein Analytics and managing datasets
  • Expert knowledge of Salesforce Analytics Query Language (SAQL) and Salesforce Object Query Language (SOQL)
  • Experience in data ingestion, data modeling, and importing data from different sources
  • Hands-on experience with developing and deploying reports & dashboards
  • Hands-on experience in creating and managing data flows
  • Salesforce Einstein Analytics Certification preferred
  • Experience in reporting platforms and data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, Einstein Analytics & etc.)
  • Experience with scripting languages like R, Python, JavaScript, JSON, etc.
  • Experience with databases and writing SQL (Oracle, PostgreSQL)
  • Thorough understanding of fundamentals of Data Science, AI, Machine Learning and BI
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated and collaborative
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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.