Data Engineer, Sr - 32157 in Vienna, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Vienna, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/1/2020
  • Job ID:
    32157

Job Description

Description

Alion is seeking a talented Data Engineer to support the acquisition of mission critical and mission support data sets.  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.

Required Skills:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, or equivalent fields
  • 5+ years of experience as a developer, analyst, or engineer.
  • In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python and Java.
  • Proficiency with acquisition and understanding of network data and the associated metadata.
  • Fluency with data extraction, translation, and loading including data prep and labeling to enable data analytics.
  • Experience with Kibana and Elasticsearch.
  • Familiarity with various log formats such as JSON, XML, and others.
  • Experience with data flow, management, and storage solutions (i.e. Kafka, NiFi, and AWS S3 and SQS solutions).
  • Ability to decompose technical problems and troubleshoot system and dataflow issues.

 

Desired Skills:

Experience with NOSQL databases

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

Security Clearance:

Must have a current Secret level security clearance and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.

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Security Clearance: Secret

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