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Data Engineer

ECS Federal - Fairfax County, VA

Posted 11 days ago

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Job Description

ECS is seeking a Data Engineer to work in our Fairfax, VA office.



ECS seeks a Data Engineer to support the data pipeline for the development and integration of Big Data/Cloud Solutions.

The candidate will have experience in managing, manipulating, storing and parsing data in a data pipeline to support computer vision and other AI applications.

The work is performed in a multidisciplinary team environment.

The candidate must be highly motivated and enthusiastic about implementing new technologies in a small team environment where deadlines are important to national security.

Position Responsibilities:

Work closely with data engineers and architects to engineer ETL solutions to prepare for ingest into machine learning development environments

Code, test and implement ETL logic

Support continuous process automation for data ingest

Support data integration for ML algorithms for testing and operational deployment

Perform data analysis to assist in decision-making

Work with program management and engineers to implement and document complex and evolving requirements

Perform multiple tasks simultaneously and successful perform under changing requirements and deadlines

Help cultivate an environment that promotes customer service excellence, innovation, collaboration, and teamwork

We are a rapidly growing company that considers our employees to be our most important asset.

People truly are number one at ECS.

We are situated in Merrifield, VA -- well positioned for most commutes in the Northern Virginia area.

Our newly renovated office spaces are first class and provide an inspirational environment.

We offer opportunities for telework and have some of the most interesting advanced IT business in the DC area.

ECS has extraordinary customers who are thought and action leaders in the AI/ML field.

We offer highly competitive compensation and benefits to the right person for this key position.

Required Skills:

Must be Secret Clearance eligible

A Bachelor's Degree in Data Science, Math, Statistics, Information Management, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent field

2-7+ years of hands-on work experience in one of the related areas: Data Science, Computer Science or Computer Engineering

Proficient parsing / ETL-ing data into a variety of formats for ML applications, Test & Validation, metrics derivation

Proficiency with Python, Linux shell and scripting languages

Proficiency with geographic information system (GIS) analysis

Proficiency with imagery processing and analysis

Technical proficiency with transforming structured and unstructured data sets

Excellent communication, and presentation skills with the demonstrated ability to communicate across all levels of the organization and communicate technical terms to non-technical audiences with an impeccable attention to detail

Desired Skills:

Secret Clearance and eligible to obtain Top Secret

Advanced degree (Masters) in a technical discipline

Experience working with cloud technologies (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, etc.)

Experience working with Department of Defense (DoD) organizations or performers

Experience with PySpark, Pandas

Experience with Palantir Foundry

Experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB

ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government.

We are focused on people, values and purpose.

Every day, our 3000+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.

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