Data Engineer, Senior

The Challenge

You are an innovative technologist, who will be tasked with solving complex data problems with real-world impacts by applying industry-leading solutions and approaches. You’ll lead the way in defining the capabilities, technical stack, and cloud architecture to deliver next-level data insight and analytics solutions. You will consult and partner with our clients define and implement data solutions across a variety of problem sets. As an industry expert, you will be empowered to design solutions that will deliver material benefits to our business, while ensuring the underlying infrastructure is compliant with enterprise requirements for security, scalability, and performance. You will also have opportunities to build, mature, and pass along your skills across Data, Cloud and DevSecOps.

By collaborating with other technologists across Booz Allen and our clients, you will help define a target state vision for data and how modern cloud technologies can support this vision, while connecting the dots across existing enterprise systems to maintain data integrity and business continuity. Since elements of this architecture will be new, you will play a pivotal role in driving adoption and learning and applying new technologies. Your technical expertise will be vital as you work with key stakeholders and cross-functional teams to ensure standards are met throughout the build and migration process. We are driving transformational change in how Booz Allen and its clients harness their vast troves of data, and we need you to drive the vital changes that will make that possible! This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

You Have

  • 5+ years of experience with architecting and implementing cloud-based data solutions including cloud migration strategies and data management solutions that address all aspects of data usage, governance, and life cycle management

  • 3+ years of experience with Enterprise Architecture in Big Data and Data Warehousing which include data warehousing querying solutions, including Apache Hive and Amazon Athena and Cloud Data Warehouse Services, including AWS Redshift, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, or Snowflake

  • 2+ years of experience with cloud service providers, including AWS, Azure, or Google

  • Experience with distributed storage technologies, including Hadoop, Spark, or public cloud object storage, including AWS S3 or Azure Blob

  • Experience with integrating or managing relational databases, including MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, or SQL Server

  • Experience with data pipeline and ETL technologies, including Informatica, Apache Airflow, Apache NiFi, StreamSets, or AWS Glue

  • Knowledge of distributed data processing technologies, including Apache Kafka, Spark, or Databricks

  • Experience with several programming languages common to data practitioners, including Python, Java, R, Javascript, SQL, Scala, or bash

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have

  • 5+ years of experience with building or maintaining software systems, including software engineering, API development, data pipeline development, or data infrastructure management

  • 3+ years of experience with participating in an agile DevOps build and release environment

  • Experience with DevSecOps tools, including Kubernetes, Docker, Git, Jenkins, Atlassian, SonarQube or other including Gradle, Ansible, or Nagios

  • Experience with implementing protocols, including REST, SOAP, MQ, TCP/IP, and JSON

  • Experience with EA modeling and visualization tools, including System Architect, Troux, Metis, Mega, Tableau, Enterprise Elements, iGrafx, or Visio

  • Knowledge of data service and deployment frameworks, including Spring, Docker, and Kubernetes

  • Knowledge of security and access control methods for data protection in structured and unstructured data

  • Ability to organize and lead technical teams in Kanban, Agile, or DevOps processes in production environments

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a Master’s degree

Clearance

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

Compensation

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 130,000 to 150,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

Build your Career

As a technologist at Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • Access to experts in virtually every field of the modern digital landscape

  • A culture that supports employees through cultivation of skills, talents, and interests

  • Opportunities that provide stability, technical challenge as well as career growth

You will be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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