Information Engineer

  • IBM,
  • Washington, DC
company banner
Analysis, BIND, CASE, Data Collection, Data Mining, Development, Genetics, Hadoop, HTML, HTTP, IBM, JavaScript, Knowledge Management, Management, Mathematical, Mobile App Development, Modeling, Programming, Project, Python, SAS, Sales, Simulation, SQL, VBA
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 100%.

Job Description

Information Engineer


Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.
Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.
Data is the world's natural resource for the next century. In IBM Public Sector, we use the latest advanced analytics technologies, tools, and techniques to extract insights from this data. We work collaboratively with our government and healthcare clients and apply these insights to make complex and strategic decisions for the public's benefit. Whether you are just starting your career, or at the top of your game, if you are excited about applying predictive, prescriptive, mission, and social analytics to solve difficult problems, IBM's Advanced Analytics Public Sector team is the place for you.
As an Information Engineer, you'll team with some of the best minds in the industry to create innovative world class solutions focused on clients' business needs. You'll do this by designing/developing analytical approaches to solve our client's business problems.

The Information Engineer will be responsible for:

· Identifying, gathering, and analyzing complex, multi-dimensional datasets utilizing a variety of tools

· Designing Advanced Analytics solutions and services in the area(s) of optimization (linear, mixed integer, constraint programming) or simulation, or predictive analytics

· Formulating mathematical approaches to solve those problems potentially utilizing ILOG CPlex, SQL, Arena, SAS, SPSS, Python, or R.

· Using industry technologies, tools and data mining frameworks for data analytics including data visualization for analyzing and drawing conclusions

· Working with clients in defining the key business problems to be solved while developing, maintaining and leveraging key client relationships

· Developing junior team members and leading project tasks

· Maintaining knowledge and understanding of current and emerging trends within the analytics industry

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation
In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role. 
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!
Selected candidates may not need to travel for all projects outside of their metro area. However, all candidates must be able and willing to travel based on assigned project demand. Travel requirements may vary but could be up to 100%. Candidates are not able to refuse project based on travel.


Stay connected by subscribing to the IBM jobs blog ( for career insights, news and latest job opportunities.


IBM Global Business Services: Join a Leader. Consult with us.


(2252) PSHJ


To be an official applicant to IBM, you must submit a resume and online application. Resumes submitted remain active for six months.


To all recruitment agencies: IBM only accepts resumes from agencies on our Approved Agency List. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, IBM employees, or send to any IBM company location. IBM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. GBSPSDC


United States

State / Province


City / Township / Village


IBM Business Group


Primary job category

IT Specialist

Secondary Job Category

Services Specialist

Role ( Job Role )

Data Specialist

Employment Type


Contract type


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 2 years determining mathematical approaches to solve problems, sampling plan and gathering/analyzing/portraying data; advanced quantitative data manipulation, specifically the acquisition, processing, storage, retrieval, and analysis using Integrated Computer-Aided Software Engineering (I-CASE) tools .

  • 2 years experience with data collection/survey.

  • 2 years experience with data mining/text mining.

  • 2 years experience with  javascript / d3, python, IDEF modeling, SQL, VBA.

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • 5 years experience determining mathematical approaches to solve problems, sampling plan and gathering/analyzing/portraying data; advanced quantitative data manipulation, specifically the acquisition, processing, storage, retrieval, and analysis using Integrated Computer-Aided Software Engineering (I-CASE) tools .

  • 5 years experience with data collection/survey.

  • 5 years experience with data mining/text mining.

  • 5 years experience with  javascript / d3, python, IDEF modeling, SQL, VBA.

  • Knowledge management, Hadoop experience

Eligibility Requirements

  • US Citizenship
  • Top Secret (TS/SCI) - Active

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required

No Travel

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?


EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



Company Information

At IBM, we put more emphasis on career development and give you more resources than anywhere else that serve you well here, and for long afterward. IBM offers competitive benefits, as well as an industry-leading practice of performance-based bonuses for all employees. IBM gives you the power to design your workday, and your life, according to your unique styles and needs.
Dice Id : ibmiirc
Position Id : 67784BR

Similar Positions at IBM

Sr. Network Solutions Engineer-Tier 4
  • Washington, DC
  • 4 weeks ago
Technical Team Member
  • Reston, VA
  • 4 weeks ago
Senior Microsoft Windows Engineer
  • Washington, DC
  • 4 weeks ago
ETL Developer
  • Annapolis Junction, MD
  • 4 weeks ago
Project Manager - Curam
  • Washington, DC
  • 4 weeks ago
Infrastructure Architect
  • Arlington, VA
  • 4 weeks ago
Functional Curam Consultant
  • Columbia, SC
  • 4 weeks ago
Curam Developer
  • Columbia, SC
  • 4 weeks ago