Data Engineer Architect Job

Data Engineer Architect (Job Number:438521)


Data Engineer/Architect

SAIC has openings for top talent to join our SETA to assist an Intelligence Community customer in the Northern Virginia area.

Overall Assignment Description:

Senior-level Data Engineers/ Architect serve as a technical resource for strategic oversight and planning of database structural design and development. They provide technical, strategic guidance to senior- level database administrators and application developers in the creation of new databases, as well as the maintenance of major existing databases supporting evolving applications. Data architect positions provide strategic guidance to data stewards on the development and implementation approaches for data models to support organizational business and mission systems and processes.

Duties include:

- Consults to all levels of the organization on the design, development and implementation approaches for logical database structures and classification schemas.
- Develops policies and procedures to build, maintain and leverage the data model.
- Provides technical, strategic guidance on the development of metadata tags, Document Type Definitions (DTD), and schemas using appropriate technologies for representation of data and data relationships.
- Ensures that metadata and data standards and definitions will support both business and mission processes and system implementation approaches, and NSG/ASG requirements for sharing data.



- Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.


- Qualified candidates must have a current TS/SCI level clearance with active polygraph.


- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
- Typically 14+ to 18 years experience
- Senior-level experience in software engineering field of work specializing in data/database design and management.
- Previous working experience in government or industry in Data conditioning (extraction, transformation, loading, etc.), metadata and standards.
- Previous working experience in government or industry, determining data storage requirements.
- Previous working experience in government or industry, with Data Base administration to include; data indexing, search & retrieval, Parallel processing (Hadoop, NoSQL D/B, Spark).
- Previous working experience in government or industry, in Data Management services (compliance, cataloging, provenance, identifier, registry, metrics, recall & revision).


- Previous working experience in government or industry, of Data access services, APIs, Linked Data (REST, SOAP, OGC, etc.).
- Previous working experience in government or industry, in Data Queuing, Messaging, Orchestration, Choreography services.
- Previous working experience in government or industry, of Data Security Services (IAA, DPM, DRM, PDP, PEP, PAP, etc.).  

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Job Posting: Jul 19, 2018, 10:54:45 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-RESTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Full time
Reston, VA 20190, US