Data Engineer - 30282 in Linthicum Heights, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Enlighten IT Consulting, a MacAulay-Brown, Inc. company is looking for a talented Data Engineer to support the acquisition of mission critical and mission support data sets from across the Department of Defense Information Network (DoDIN). The preferred candidate will have a background in supporting cyber and/or network related missions within the military spaces, as either an analyst, engineer, architect, or developer. The ideal candidate will have worked with big data systems, complex structured and unstructured data sets, and have supported government data acquisition, analysis, and/or sharing efforts in the past. To excel in the position, the candidate shall have a strong attention to detail, be able to understand technical complexities, and have the willingness to learn and adapt to the situation. The candidate will work both independently and as part of a large team to accomplish client objectives. The candidate will regularly brief senior leadership on progress related to the objectives. 

Required Skills:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, or equivalent fields
  • 5+ years of professional experience, minimum of which 3 years were in a Government/ Military/ Contractor role
  • Demonstrated experience in writing data query, normalization and transportation software tools
  • Proficient understanding and usage of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Ability to present information in a clear and concise manner to diverse audience
  • Ability to travel to DOE customer sight whenever needed.

Desired Skills:

  • Prior Experience supporting cyber and/or network security operations within a large enterprise, as either an analyst, engineer, architect, or developer.


Security Clearance

  • A current Secret level security clearance is required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.

Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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