Data Engineer

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Sep 19, 2017
Closes
Sep 27, 2017
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

JOB DESCRIPTION: Band 3 Data Engineers develop, construct, test, and maintain architectures such as databases and large-scale data processing systems. They clean, prepare, and optimize data for consumption through the design and construction of massive reservoirs for big data. They solve moderately complex problems associated with database access and integration and unstructured data sets to provide clean, usable data for customers and IT counterparts. These engineers serve as integrators between data architects, data scientists, and other data consumers. They apply broad knowledge of scripting tools, programming languages, standards, and software packages to build the data pipelines that enable faster, better, data-informed decision-making within the Agency. In addition, these engineers share expertise within their team and with their data science and IT counterparts.

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RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes PERMANENT CHANGE IN STATION: PCS expenses are authorized.


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Designated or Random Drug Testing required.
  • Security Investigation
  • SPECIAL INFO:

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
    As a condition of employment at NGA, persons being considered for employment must meet NGA fitness for employment standards.
    * US Citizenship
    * Security Clearance (Top Secret/Sensitive Comparted Information)
    * Polygraph
    * Direct Deposit
    * Two-year trial period
    * Position is subject to Drug Testing


    This position is a DCIPS position in the Excepted Service under 10 U.S.C. 1601. DoD Components with DCIPS positions apply Veterans' Preference to preference eligible candidates as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 USC, in accordance with the procedures provided in DoD Instruction 1400.25, Volume 2005, DCIPS Employment and Placement. If you are an external applicant claiming veterans' preference, as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 U.S.C., you must self-identify your eligibility in our ERecruit application.

    A. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Engineering, Physical Sciences, or any other technology related field. -OR- B. Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to successfully perform the tasks associated with this work. As a rule, every 30 semester (45 quarter) hours of college work is equivalent to one year of experience. Candidates should show that their combination of education and experience totals to 4 years. -OR- C. Three years of experience or training in data engineering and related technologies.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

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