Informatica Data Quality Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Raleigh, North Carolina
St Louis, Missouri

REQ#: RQ75645 Informatica Data Quality Engineer (Evergreen) (Open)

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Job Description
GDIT has an opening for a Sr. Informatica Data Quality Engineer located in Raleigh, NC. Enterprise Data Management (EDM) is utilizing a Data Quality (DQ) tool to cleanse, standardize data & source data, and stage it for consumption by the Master Data Management (MDM). The DQ tool is one of the components to create the Golden Record for various domains for the USPS organization. 


Please note: This position is a pipeline requisition and not fully funded by the customer; this may result in delayed responses from the GDIT recruiting team.  

Thank you for your interest and we encourage you to continue applying for positions you are interested in at GDIT.  


The DQ tools works by: 

  • Performing extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) of data from multiple sources into appropriate landing tables 

  • Profiling incoming data to identify various patterns, inconsistencies, colRQ70485umn characteristics, distinct values and perform data distribution 

  • Cleansing and manipulating data into acceptable values (trimming, normalization, various data manipulation functions, etc.), and using address validation of incoming records (using Address Doctor) to identify exceptions 

  • Loading the cleansed data into staging tables for MDM or EDC consumption 

  • Creating Data Quality Scorecards on various attributes to ‘grade’ the source data to the Golden Record (completeness, accuracy, duplication, consistency, conformity, integrity), and Data Analyst tool allows data stewards to choose components, create and refresh scorecards 

  • Scheduling the above listed tasks for automation purposes 


The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days. 



  • Ten (10) years or more of experience 

  • Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience 

  • Experience with Red Hat Linux and Informatica product(s) 

  • Strong database experience in any or all: Oracle, SQL Server, Teradata, DB2 

  • Strong in Informatica ETL coding, shell scripting and have Linux/Red Hat experience 

  • Exposure in installing Informatica or other off the shelf products 

  • Ability to research tool and platform related problems and document/articulate appropriate resolutions 

  • Perform operational administrative functions including supporting 

  • Perform job related tasks in support of primary duties including submission of Change requests, follow up procedures to open ports, and verify database connectivity, etc.  



  • Experience in any or all of the following is a plus:
    • Spark
    • Map Reduce
    • Hive
    • Scala
    • Cassandra
  • Other open source technologies










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.