Chief of Data Engineering

The Challenge:

You are an innovative technology leader, who will be tasked with solving complex data problems with real-world impacts by applying industry-leading technologies and approaches. 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 to define and implement data solutions across a variety of problem sets. As an industry expert and leader, we will trust and empower you 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.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience with leading and developing data architecture for operational systems
  • 5+ years of experience with defining strategy and roadmap for large data ecosystems
  • 5+ years of experience architecting and implementing cloud-based data solutions
  • 5+ years of experience building and maintaining software systems including software engineering, API development, data pipeline development, and data infrastructure management
  • Experience with data pipeline and ETL technologies including Apache NiFi, StreamSets, or AWS Glue
  • Experience with cloud service providers including AWS, Azure or Google
  • Experience with leading architecture and engineering teams in Agile production environments
  • Experience in defining, building and executing cloud-based strategies to migrate on-prem data systems 
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice if You Have:

  • Experience with the development of large, mission-critical workflow and document management systems
  • Experience with establishing and implementing data management solutions that address all aspects of data usage, governance and lifecycle management
  • Experience with participating in an agile DevOps build and release environment
  • Experience in managing or integrating with relational databases, including MySQL, PostgreSQL, or Oracle or public cloud services, including AWS RDS or Azure Database
  • Experience with a range of programming languages and technologies, including Docker, Swarm, Saltstack, Bash, JavaScript, Python, Git, Jenkins, Linus, HAProxy, AWS Cloud, ELK, Java, Kafka, MongoDB, and Zookeeper
  • Experience with implementing protocols, including REST, SOAP, MQ, TCP/IP, and JSON
  • Experience with DevOps development tools, including Nexus and Jenkins, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Atlassian tool suites, including JIRA, Confluence, Fisheye or Crucible, and Stash
  • Knowledge of data service and deployment frameworks including Spring, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of software programming for virtualized and Cloud computing environments
  • Knowledge of data warehousing querying solutions, including Apache Hive and Amazon Athena and Cloud Data Warehouse Services, including AWS Redshift, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, and Snowflake
  • Knowledge of distributed data processing technologies including Apache Kafka, Spark, or Databricks
  • Ability to design and build automated code deployment and orchestrate deployment from OS through applications
  • MA or MS degree preferred


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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