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Data Architect




Reston, VA 20190


Engility is seeking qualified Data Architects supporting a customer in the Intelligence Community. Positions are located though-out the Northern Virginia area.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide data management expertise supporting development of a robust program for shaping enterprise data and metadata processing chains form collection to & from analyst.
  • Perform modeling of data derived from material provided by Sponsor.
  • Apply mathematical tools to sift through large amounts of data that are likely to contain contradictions.
  • Apply an understanding of global trends and events (e.g., economics, social issues, religious issues) to assist with the formulation of hypotheses for interpretation of data.
  • Generate, modify, and test hypotheses that may explain observed results.
  • Report results of analysis orally, and in a variety of written formats suitable for audiences of various backgrounds and needs.
  • Refine existing methodologies and/or develop new models and analytic techniques consistent with the evolution of technologies and practices.
  • Assist with the testing and development of new systems.
  • Maintain a level of predictive analytic proficiency necessary to keep up with the state of the art.
  • Explore ways to apply existing analytical techniques to new data sets.
  • Employ analytic tools to organize and analyze the Sponsor's data, and to identify patterns
  • Work to develop new tools in support of Sponsor's mission priorities.
  • Coordinate model and tool development with other technology projects within Sponsor group.
  • Provide support and guidance to Sponsor for sharing techniques and practices with other government agencies.
  • Attend technical discussions to support the Sponsor's data gathering from external organizations.
  • Assist with researching and acquiring data from Sponsor sources that support the development of models.
  • Produce presentations, reports, and metrics as required by Sponsor

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Must have a current/active TS/SCI with Polygraph.
  • Experience in Data Management, Data Storage and Data Analysis.
  • Technical knowledge with; Big Data storage & analytics, Information Science, Software Development and Databases, Systems Security process and systems engineering.
  • Proven experience converting large ambiguous data sets into compact visualizations, and transitioning code and requirements to developers.
  • Experience defining/architecting end-to-end data flow and data management systems, and multi-system/multi-software interface definition & documentation.
  • Strong experience working directly with non-technical customers and translating requirements into actionable prototypes, and developing formal requirements for such prototypes.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of software development, modern database and indexing theories.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of different data storage, search, and retrieval models
  • Experience with any AmazonWeb Services (Amazon Simple DB, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2 and/or Amazon SQS)

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar technical fields
  • Experience with; Cloudera and/or Hadoop Experience with web protocols, SOAP, RSS and other publishing tools
  • Experience with any AmazonWeb Services (Amazon Simple DB, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2 and/or Amazon SQS)


Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI
Job Category:
IT - Software
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