Senior Data Engineer - TS/SCI w/Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Engineering
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ124993

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to support complex scalable data platforms that provide business intelligence, analytics and data products to the mission. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • The candidate will be expected to provide an array of skills within the data engineering discipline

  • This position will require engineering expertise within a multi-faceted team, where the individual is willing to provide a myriad of taskings to support the mission and be willing to learn new technology and methodologies as the program evolves


  • TS/SCI with polygraph

  •  8+ years of experience with a BA/BS (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

  • Engineering background or a related technical discipline

  • Minimum 5 years of related software/database development experience

  • StrongSQL query knowledge

  • Elasticsearch development and/or administration experience

  • Data analytics skills, to include detailed data analysis and metric generation

  • Team focused, willing to develop and implement solutions in a dispersed team environment

  • Available for off-hours deployments and system maintenance

  • Candidate should have at least 2 of the desired skills below

  • Experience with data visualization and data validation routines


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer

  • On the job experience providing Linux based database administration

  • Operations, to include Git/Jenkins/Rundeck/Jira/Confluence

  • Ability to write short python/java/bash scripts

  • AWS/C2S solutions

  • Ability to write technical documentation for security (ATO), architecture, and implementation guides

  • Pentaho or other Extract Transformation & Load (ETL) applications


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.