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Data Engineer, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 11/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0029357

Data Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Join a dynamic team as a data engineer responsible for the maintenance, improvement, cleaning, and manipulation of data in business operational and analytics databases. Work with the business’ software engineers, data analytics teams, data scientists, and data warehouse engineers to comprehend and assist with the implementation of database requirements, analyze performance, and troubleshoot any existent issues. Play a key role in the development and deployment of innovative Big Data platforms for advanced analytics and data processing. Define and build the data pipelines that will enable faster, better, and data-informed decision-making within the business. Support software developers, database architects, data analysts, and data scientists on data initiatives and ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with hands-on development of solutions to automate data integration and data management processes, including ETL, ELT, and data cleanup
-Experience in working with industry standard ETL tools, including Informatica, SSIS, Talend, or Pentaho
-Experience with manipulating, processing, and extracting large disconnected datasets
-Experience with the Hadoop or Hortonworks ecosystem and Big Data processing
-Experience with Python scripting and data cleansing
-Experience in working with a variety of SQL or NoSQL databases
-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with open source data ingestion tools, including Nifi and Spark a plus
-Experience with supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment

-Ability to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients
-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills
-Possession of excellent problem-solving skills

Clearance:
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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