Data Engineer (up to 25% profit sharing benefit and paid over time)

Denver, CO, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Data Engineer (up to 25% profit sharing benefit and paid over time)
Job Profile:
Systems/Software Engineering - IT T3

JR Type:
Job Category:
Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
TS/SCI with Polygraph
Percentage of Travel Required:
Type of Travel:
Program/Opportunity Name:
Program | FADE
Referral Bonus Plan:

Job Description:

We are seeking a passionate Data Engineer/Software Engineer, looking to make an impact on the world.

Our engineering teams are highly adept at solving complex problems with the application of leading-edge technology, empowering the intelligence and war-fighter communities as they make mission-critical decisions.

The Data Engineering team utilizes modern software tools to integrate with external data providers, ingest historical data, and stream in near real time to our user communities.

Our team ensures that over 600 data sets are integrated, flowing, accurate, and reliable; making a direct impact to mission, in a dynamic environment.

Who We Are:

CACI provides expertise and technology to enterprise and mission customers in support of national security missions and government transformation for defense, intelligence, and civilian customers. FADE has a long track record of producing high-quality, critical analysis capabilities for our government customers, supporting the mission for over 14 years.

CACI's commitments to our Engineers is unparalleled in the industry, and this is reflected in our benefits. CACI provides a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan to which CACI annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits). Additionally, CACI funds an Individual Benefit Account (IBA) Plan with an additional 25% of your base salary, which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and BITS' Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy. Both components of the CACI benefit package are paid for by CACI in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses.

You can expect to work with highly motivated teammates that will support and push you and will expect the same on your part. This environment provides an unparalleled opportunity to learn, grow, and advance.

What You'll Get to Do:

As a Data Engineer you will have the opportunity to:
  • Work with external data providers and stakeholders to engineer the ingest and distribution of mission-relevant data feeds into the FADE data ecosystem.
  • Focus on the operations of COTS and GOTS software to ensure low latency, high data integrity, quality, and availability for over 600 data feeds (and growing).
  • Work with users to help them troubleshoot and resolve issues with FADE data sets.
  • Work in a fast-moving environment with many moving parts and be able to manage several tasks at once.
  • Work with a highly qualified team to maintain the integrity of data flow by responding to real-time operational alerts.
  • Bring a continuous delivery mindset while achieving high availability goals for the flow of data through the system.

Specific duties include:
  • Configure and maintain data ingest work-flows (ETL) across several production systems
  • Install, configure, and update a wide array of COTS/GOTS and homegrown software applications
  • Support and troubleshoot diverse IT infrastructure hardware platforms and protocols
  • Work with software development and systems administration staff to monitor and troubleshoot production systems
  • Generate and maintain systems documentation and diagrams
  • Troubleshoot network issues and establish new connectivity
  • Monitor and maintain a variety of databases

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

Clearance: Active TS/SCI eligibility and poly clearance

Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent (Master's preferred)

Experience: A minimum of five years of related work experience

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 5 years experience with software development programs
  • Strong software scripting skills in Python and other scripting languages (Bash, Perl, etc.)
  • Prior experience of RDBMS databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySql, etc.)
  • Prior experience working with the Git version-control system
  • Familiarity with Commercial Cloud Systems (AWS)
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery/Integration tools such as Docker, Kubernetes, GITLAB Runners, etc.
  • Strong systems engineering background
  • Must be certified to meet DoD 8570 level IAT-II qualifications. Security+ certification or CISSP preferred. This certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire if not already certified.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Experience developing in a Linux environment preferred
  • Understanding of Amazon Web Services - EC2, RDS, S3
  • Hadoop, Accumulo and Map Reduce techniques
  • Familiarity with monitoring tools such as Grafana and Kibana
  • Familiarity with message broker software such as Kafka
  • Familiarity withdatastreaming applications such as Storm
  • Understands compiled languages including Java

What We can Offer You:
  • We at CACI value our Engineers and work every day to ensure this is the best place to work in the industry. CACI has been named a Colorado Top Workplace for Fourth Consecutive Year by the Denver Post, a 2021 Top Workplace USA and Top Technology Company, a Washington, DC Top Workplace by The Washington Post, and has received many other accolades.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success

Company Overview:

CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $71,300-$146,200. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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