Job ID: 212144
Location: MCLEAN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Feb 11, 2021
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Big Data Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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The SAIC National Security Group is seeking candidates to join our team in support of the Chief Data Officer (CDO) at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). The ODNI CDO reports directly to the ODNI CIO and is responsible for establishing the agency’s data governance and data architecture in order to provide high quality, discoverable data that can be combined, analyzed and used in compliance with law and policy. To support successful execution of these efforts the ODNI CDO requires expertise in relevant current and future data governance and data architecture capabilities. SAIC is actively seeking a Systems Engineer to provide on-site support to the ODNI CDO’s mission.
The successful candidate must quickly develop a broad understanding of the ODNI CDO’s initiatives. They must project a professional demeanor, utilizing oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills are important as this position requires working with and getting buy-in from senior professional staff, mid- to high-level government leadership within the ODNI. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, flexible, and willing to take the initiative on tasks supporting the ODNI CDO.
Additionally, the candidate may be involved in the evaluation and recommendation of commercial and open-source tools for large-scale data systems providing high availability, geographic diversity, and low latency. They will also formulate design patterns for mapping data to different technologies (RMDBs, analytic appliances, in-memory caches, distributed NoSQL solutions, etc.) based on data security, update frequency, access volume, and performance requirements. The candidate must be capable of detailed technical writing, effective visual presentations, and verbal communication with peers and senior management.
The primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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