Data Engineer - TS/SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ125173

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Customer is seeking Data Engineer to join a dynamic and exciting engineering team. As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining data integrity, be passionate about Big Data and willing spearhead design and development for a new, high performance enterprise data initiative, using industry best practices and data modeling techniques.

Required Skills:

  • Willing to innovate and improve ETL processes utilizing languages (Python, Java)
  • Assist with schema design, code review, SQL query tuning
  • Comfortable working within a Cloud environment with a firm understanding of (EC2, VPC, S3, Lambda)
  • Familiarity with SQL and PL/SQL
  • Process work accurately and in a timely manner
  • Proactively and regularly make recommendations for system improvements
  • Innovating new ways to standardize existing data processes and optimizing current workflows
  • Create Data Mapping documents, data dictionaries and Interface Control Documents (ICDs)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related information technology field
  • Able to condition data for visualization tools (Tableau, Cognos, PowerBuilder BI)
  • Good understanding of Big Data Concepts
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills within a team environment
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 15+ years of experience


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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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.

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