Job ID: 195540
Location: OFFUTT AFB, NE, United States
Date Posted: Dec 20, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Big Data Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking a team member to support the Technology Application, Development and Sustainment (TADS) program under the Air Force Weather (AFW) Systems Program Office. The TADS program supports the development, delivery, and sustainment of an integrated system of weather enterprise hardware and software that provides accurate, consistent, relevant, and timely environmental intelligence to the Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and other countries.
Job Description: Develops parallel data-intensive systems using Big Data technologies. Works with the full open source Hadoop stack from cluster management, to data repositories, to analytics software, to schedulers. Works in on-premises or public cloud environments to build scalable systems. Determines the appropriate database given the data and analytics needs, whether file structures such as HDFS, relational databases including NewSQL, non-relational NoSQL databases including in-memory databases. Optimizes the distribution of data across nodes and the performance of NoSQL repositories. Identifies performance bottle-necks and evaluates scaling benchmarks. Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives. Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance. Work is reviewed by management to measure whether objectives have been met.
Typical Education and Experience: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience. In lieu of a degree 4 years of additional experience is required. Secret security clearance required.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability