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Data Engineer Lead in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0045044

Data Engineer Lead

Key Role:

Integrate, manipulate, and manage vast amounts of data into the next generation of data analytic solutions for our clients. Combine engineering expertise with innovation to deliver robust solutions to serve our clients and stands apart from our competitors. Interact with a multi-disciplinary team of analysts, data scientists, developers, and users to comprehend the data requirements to develop a robust data processing pipeline to ingest, manipulate, normalize, and expose potentially billions of records per day to support advanced analytics. Maintain responsibility for mentoring and leading teams of junior data engineers and acting as a buffer to translate client requirements into actionable tasks. Collaborate with and contribute to open source software communities. Design and develop new systems and tools to enable users to consume and comprehend data quickly, and Identify new technologies injected into the platform to support advanced data integration and analysis.

Basic Qualifications

-7+ years of experience in building data-centric applications

-2+ years of experience in leading technical teams in a client delivery environment

-2+ years of experience with batch and streaming frameworks, including Storm, NiFi, Apex, and Flink

-Experience with messaging frameworks, including Kafka, and Flume

-Experience with distributed data stores, including Hadoop

-Experience with Java, Scala, or equivalent modern programming language

-Knowledge of at least one scripting language, including Python, Node, Ruby or Bash

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications

-Experience with AWS or Azure Cloud Services

-BS degree in CS or related field preferred, MA degree in CS or related field a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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