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Data Engineer


Job detailsSalary$78,000 – $162,000 a yearJob TypeFull-timeBenefitsPulled from the full job descriptionOn-the-job trainingFull Job Description

Job Description:
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At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people dedicated to our customers success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our mission of making the world safer, healthier, and more efficient and our values as one of the Worlds Most Ethical Companies TM from 2018 to 2022 guide everything we do in business. We are recognized as one of leading employers in hiring military and veterans, with military veterans making up ~20% of our workforce.

Leidos Life represents our renewed commitment to putting our employees first with a focus on career, flexibility, and well-being. Leidos is a people company, plain and simple. The only way Leidos succeeds and continues to grow is if we grow together. Leaders and employees are encouraged to have ongoing career conversations that focus on uncovering interests, collaborating on actions, and seeking out whats next. A variety of learning methods are offered, including on-the-job training, education, peer-to-peer learning, mentoring, and coaching. Internal mobility, where employees are supported to move within for growth and development, is fostered. We understand flexibility is at the heart of engagement, productivity, and frankly, life. Promoting flexible options where we can and providing choices in how, when, and where we work contributes to a better quality of life for all of us. We know our employees share in and take pride in our mission to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient and need flexible options to deliver on that mission. We also take a 360 approach to well-being. Leidos offers a variety of resources to employees focusing holistically on mental health, financial wellness, and physical fitness. Were in it for the long haul, growing to meet todays challenges and preparing for the ones yet to come, and we want you there every step of the way.

Your greatest work is ahead!

We are seeking skilled data engineering professionals to provide programming support for loading large volume data collections into a variety of data holding areas both on premises and in the cloud. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative, cross disciplinary team of data scientists, data engineers, and applications developers to deliver mission critical analytics support to our customer.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the worlds toughest security challenges for customers with cant fail missions. To explore and learn more, click here!

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Primary Responsibilities

Analyze new data collections and determine optimal data ingest processes
Create and maintain NiFi Schemas for new and existing data feeds
Develop tools or modify existing ones to preprocess, modify, aggregate, load, index, and archive data collections into clusters and AWS in near real time
Implement all proper access controls
Generate metrics to track data ingest optimization and ensure data integrity and provenance are maintained
Document data flows

Basic Qualifications

Must have an active Top Secret/SCI security clearance
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and minimum of 6+ years experience OR a Master’s degree and at least 3 years of experience
Familiarity with Extract-Transform-Load processes, OR NiFi schemas
Familiarity with SQL databases
Demonstrated experience with cloud services (AWS strongly preferred)

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems engineering, or closely related discipline
Demonstrated experience with AWS long-term storage options
Demonstrated experience with cloud based database services such as Databricks and EMR
Understanding of SQL database structures and mapping data structures between different SQL databases
Knowledge of API development techniques
Experience with NiFi strongly preferred, but would train if candidate has experience in Java or using Pentaho
Experience working with a Hadoop cluster
Familiarity with open source data engineering tools and processes
Experience designing for intelligence applications

Clearance Required

TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a CI Poly if hired.

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Pay Range: Pay Range $78,000.00 – $120,000.00 – $162,000.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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