Senior Data Engineer (TS/SCI & Poly Required)

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Aug 18, 2020

Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Data Engineer to perform data engineering tasks in support of a Business Analytics effort.  This includes designing how data will be stored, consumed, integrated, and managed.  Expected tasks will include:

  • Working together with the Government POC to determine, create, and populate an optimal data architecture, structure, and system
  • Plan, design, and optimize for data throughput and query performance issues

  • Develop and implement processes to automatically ingest, update, manage, and integrate heterogeneous data streams

  • Configure and utilize back-end database technologies and optimize the full data pipeline infrastructure to support the actual content, volume, and ETL of data to support queries and analysis



  • Must have current/active TS/SCI with Polygraph required

  • Requires a Bachelor's Degree and 14 years of related experience. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree

  • Expertise developing and implementing robust data schemas across heterogeneous datasets

  • Expertise with data security, and data tagging; experience with customer policies and systems is preferred; understanding of relevant privacy and data deconstruction policies or ability to develop expertise quickly

  • Expertise processing structured and unstructured data

  • Experience using python and/or R is beneficial

  • Experience leveraging APIs for data ingest and sharing.