Data Architect

Agile, Architecture, Data Architecture, Database, Data Modeling, DB2, Developer, Hadoop, Management, Modeling, MongoDB, NoSQL, Oracle, Scrum, Security, Testing, Unix, Validation
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

VariQ is seeking a Data Architect/Lead Data Scientist for a long-term contract with a Federal client in Rockville, MD. The candidate will be part of a large DevOps team working on modernizing an enterprise-scale system with national security significance. The Sr. Developer will actively collaborate with government Product Owners, Enterprise Architects, external vendor teams, and internal VariQ team members to create high-performance, scalable, cloud-native solutions based on stakeholder needs.
Additional Information:

* Location: Telework opportunities available with occasional onsite travel

* Salary: Dependent upon experience

* Security Clearance: Must be able to obtain an IRS MBI clearance

* Available: Upon award (expected end of February 2019), currently in proposal stage


* Designs, implements and maintains moderately complex databases, access methods, access time, device allocation, validation checks, organization, protection and security, documentation and statistical methods.

* Maintains database dictionaries, monitors standards and procedures and integration of systems through database design.

* Database design and large (terabyte scale) database architecture.

* Works with massive amounts of data in a high availability environment.

* Configures and administers Hadoop, Spark and NoSQL databases like MongoDB and MapReduce frameworks.

* Knowledge of Massively Parallel Processing databases like Greenplum.

* Provides support to DB2 (Tier 1 Mainframe), Oracle (Tier 2 UNIX Platform) databases, and/or Greenplum.

* Unit testing as well as Black/White Box testing.

* Database optimization, performance tuning, health monitoring, administration etc.

* Utilize excellent communication skills and ability to work with customers, senior management and other technical teams.

* Troubleshoot data quality issues.

* Utilize excellent documentation and organizational skills.


* Master's degree or higher in a related discipline and/or fifteen (15) years' experience.

* At a minimum, possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology Management or Engineering, or other comparable degree or experience.

* A minimum of ten (10) years' experience in the IT field focusing on enterprise data architecture.

* A minimum of ten (10) years' experience in Relational and Dimentional data modeling.

* A minimum of eight (8) years' experience in conceptual/logical/physical data modeling.

* Strong understanding and experience in BI/Data Warehouses, Data Marts, and Data Lakes.

* Penchant for working in fast-paced, collaborative environments with a strong affinity for innovation.

* Strong Agile/Scrum fundamentals and experience.

* Communication and leadership skills.

VariQ is an equal opportunity employer.

Category: Information Technology
Dice Id : 10286792
Position Id : 3321
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