Job Details

Senior Data Engineer


ADEPT Force Group, Incorporated


Stafford, VA 22554

Systems Engineer III (Senior)

Clearance: Secret

Location: Stafford, VA

Type: Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Systems Data Engineer III (Senior) prepares data for analytical and /or operational uses within a defined organization, functional, and / or application context. This includes (1) leading / developing data products within the system / software development life cycle from requirements definition, to architecture, design, implementation, and test, through deployment and operations and support; (2) defining / developing techniques to integrate, consolidate, and structure data for analytical use, to include ability to inform on data aggregation and associated security implications; (3) identifying data migration strategies to transition data from legacy systems and technologies to advanced, enterprise-based solutions; and (4) preparing strategic and tactical recommendations with sufficient rationale to advise senior leader decisions relative to the applicability and application of data technologies.

The individual must (a) understand and have the ability to apply/implement cloud-based data and database technologies; (b) be able to develop data architecture and design products; (c) have knowledge of multiple databases and associated schemas, and (d) have the knowledge and skills to apply data standards and best practices while adhering to applicable Department of Defense (DoD) laws, policies, directives, mandates and guidance, to include data protection of sensitive information (e.g. Personally identifiable information (PII) and Protected Health information (PHI)).

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily)

· 8 or more years of experience and a BA/BS or MA/MS degree

· 8 or more years of Department of Defense systems engineering support for IT-based systems

· 5 or more years of Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) support

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

· Broad and deep set of engineering expertise

· Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and/or SAP experience preferred

· Strong communications skills (both written and oral)

· Strong customer service and excellent interpersonal skills

· Ability to listen and understand task descriptions and requests

· Ability to explain problem resolutions

· Ability to quickly respond to time-critical queries from leadership

· Ability to work independently without direct supervision or guidance

· Ability to meet minimum security clearance requirements


· Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences

· Educates others on the value of diversity

· Promotes a harassment-free environment


· Treats people with respect

· Keeps commitments

· Inspires the trust of others

· Works ethically with integrity

· Upholds organizational values

Company Description

ADEPT supports the continued growth and maturity of our employee knowledge base. We encourage a spirit of professionalism, quality, technical excellence, and enthusiastic collaboration. ADEPT offers an environment where employees are encouraged to achieve their professional and professional goals. To cultivate this environment, ADEPT supports a well-rounded benefits package that includes competitive compensation, paid time off, life insurance, long and short term disability, medical, dental, and vision insurance, retirement benefit plan, work-life and wellness programs, and also flexible work arrangements, leave programs, career growth opportunities, referral bonuses and much more.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Occasional travel
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
Engineering - Systems
Compensation Comments:
Yearly bonus upon goal completion
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