Database Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Data Analysis
Tampa, Florida

REQ#: RQ136039

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular


Based in TAMPA, FL

TS/SCI Clearance required

ARMA Global, a division of General Dynamics Information Technology, is seeking candidates to support the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Special Operations Forces (SOF) Enterprise Data Science Team (DST). The DST team will primarily focus on supporting ongoing data analytics efforts within the J2 (Intelligence) Directorate with primary focus on intelligence analysis functions.  Additionally the DST team will engage with the USSOCOM Chief Data Officer (CDO), Knowledge Management (KM) team, and the USSOCOM J6/Chief Information Officer (CIO) via the respective Assistant Contracting Officer Representatives (ACORs) from the J2. Job Description: Responsible for developing and translating computer algorithms into prototype code and maintaining, organizing, and identifying trends in large data sets. Database engineers will perform the following:
  • Design SQL databases.
  • Create process documentation.
  • Provide written and verbal communication.
  • Work independently and on teams.
  • Code in Python, Java, Kafka, Hive, R, or Storm.
  • Oversee real-time business metric aggregation, data warehousing and querying, schema and data management, and related duties
  • Design, develop, and test state-of-the-art Cloud-based database platforms.
  • Implement and maintain complex databases.
  • Analyze procedures to control the access and allocation of data.
  • Maintain security controls in supported databases.
  • Apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts to job assignments and contribute to the development of new ideas and principles.
  • Solve complex problems, under consultative direction, and represent the SOF Data Science teams across the SOF Intelligence Enterprise working on long-range programs and objectives.
  • Provide advice to the SOF Intelligence Data Team customer and assist in overall functional strategic data planning.
  • Work directly with the SOF DST to ensure the data systems supporting the DST are functioning optimally and can integrate any needed capabilities to support the team.
Education and Experience:
  • Posses a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a computer science related discipline or equivalent.
  • Five years' experience providing services similar in required tasks, scope, and complexity.
  • Current DoD Top Secret clearance with SCI access and ACCM read-on.

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.

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