Data Engineer Remote

Secureshot, LLC Alexandria , VA 22301

Posted 2 months ago

Our partneris seeking an experienced Data Engineer to provide support to a Department of Defense (DoD) Office of Inspector General (OIG) customer.The Data Engineer will integrate as part of a team focused on developing data efficiencies to facilitate the OIG's ability to discharge its oversight role of identifying waste, fraud and abuse across the DoD enterprise. This individual will leverage experience and expertise in data engineering tools, with an emphasis on Hadoop and R, to lead the architecting of a new framework and solution to efficiently and effectively track large amounts of data relevant to the OIG's oversight function, with particular implications for supply chain security across DoD.This position is eligible for remote work, with quarterly meetings anticipated at client site in Alexandria, VA.


    • Support and maintain infrastructure for a variety of big data applications including HDFS, Hadoop, and Spark.
    • Investigate and resolve system deterioration and/or failures, develops techniques to resolve hardware, software, and networking problems in system components
    • Ability to maintain elevated rights on the DoD OIG network
    • Analyze system performance, benchmark data, and system configuration for maximum performance
    • Assist with regular training sessions and maintain open office hours for teams to directly ask for analytics software support


    • Active DoD Secret Clearance
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field and 7+ years of relevant experience
    • Exposure to data management systems and statistical packages such as Cloudera, Hortonworks, Hadoop, Spark, and/or R
    • Exposure to creating sustainable, automated processes for data analysis using tools such as Airflow and HDFS
    • Must be able to acquire and maintain one of the following certifications: CompTIA Security +, SCNP, or a SSCP

Desired Qualifications

    • Experience with Hive, PIG, Sqoop, and Flume
    • Experience with Natural Language Processing (NLP) within R, Spark, SAS programming
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Data Engineer Remote

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