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COMPLETE Government and Public Sector - Data Engineer - Senior Consultant - TS/SCI FS Poly Clearance

3 days ago


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McLean, McLean, VA, 22102, United States   [ View map ]

Job Description

EY focuses on high-ethical standards and integrity among its employees and expects all candidates to demonstrate these qualities.  At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Government and Public Sector – Data Engineer – Senior


From strategy to execution, the Government and Public Sector practice of Ernst & Young LLP provides a full range of consulting and audit services to help our Federal, State, Local and Education clients implement new ideas to help achieve their mission outcomes. We deliver real change and measurable results through our diverse, high-performing teams, quality work at the highest professional standards, operational know-how from across our global organization, and creative and bold ideas that drive innovation. We enable our government clients to achieve their mission of protecting the nation and serving the people; increasing public safety; improving healthcare for our military, veterans, and citizens; delivering essential public services; and helping those in need. EY is ready to help our government build a better working world.


EY delivers unparalleled service in big data, business intelligence, and digital analytics built on a blend of custom-developed methods related to customer analytics, data visualization, and optimization. We leverage best practices and a high degree of business acumen that has been compiled over years of experience to ensure the highest level of execution and satisfaction for our clients. At EY, our methods are not tied to any specific platforms but rather arrived at by analyzing business needs and making sure that the solutions delivered meet all client goals. 


The opportunity


You will help our clients navigate the complex world of modern data engineering and analytics. We'll look to you to provide our clients with a unique business perspective on how data science and analytics can transform and improve their entire organization – starting with key business issues they face. This is a high growth, high visibility area with plenty of opportunities to enhance your skillset and build your career.


Our Data Engineer opportunity requires skills working with AWS and hands on-experience implementing API workflow, event driven automation, autonomous infrastructure or autonomous software processes and workflows.  Its imperative to have knowledge of multi-environment automation tooling, pipeline deployments or software application integration.

This role supports a mission critical development and sustainment for design, build and delivery of network operations to include cyber capabilities. Additionally, providing technical expertise to develop advanced cloud-orientated automation. You will also work with data consumers to meet specific requirements of a given data-related task.


Your key responsibilities


You'll spend most of your time working with your client(s) to deliver the latest data focused technologies and practices to design, build and maintain scalable and robust solutions that unify, enrich, and analyze data from multiple sources. As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining data processing systems and data pipelines. You will also be working with large datasets, optimizing data storage, and ensuring data quality. 


Skills and attributes for success


  • Design, develop, and maintain data processing systems and data pipelines that can handle large datasets
  • Work with Stakeholders to determine data requirements and implement solutions to meet those needs
  • Develop and maintain ETL workflows to move and transform data across different systems and platforms
  • Optimize data storage and retrieval to ensure system efficiency and scalability
  • Monitor data processing systems to ensure data quality and troubleshoot any issues that arise
  • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and other team members to ensure data solutions meet business needs
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and advancements in data processing technologies
  • Evaluate existing data architectures and recommend improvements to optimize data infrastructure
  • Experience on projects utilizing continuous delivery and deployment methodologies a plus
  • Experience leading data engineering efforts
  • Ability to estimate and plan data engineering efforts
  • Effective management skills
  • Exemplary leader 


To qualify for the role, you must have


  • Candidate MUST have an active Top-Secret SCI Full-Scope Polygraph Clearance
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in computer science or related field
  • 3-5+ years of professional related experience in data engineering, with a focus on processing large datasets
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with Databricks Lakehouse Platform
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python or Java
  • Experience with big data processing technologies such as Hadoop, Spark or AWS
  • Solid understanding of data modeling, data warehousing, and data management principles
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • DoD or government experienced is highly preferred
  • Experience designing, building, and maintenance of data architecture
  • Administration of database and systems in the data architecture
  • Experience with design and build of ETL programs, interfaces, and data reconciliation processes
  • Management of information assurance and data governance requirements
  • End-user support for data reconciliation and interface validation
  • Experience developing reports and dashboards for data consumers  
  • Must be willing to work 100% on-site in the greater Washington, DC metro area including McLean, Reston and Chantilly, VA


Ideally, you'll also have

  • Thorough business understanding of data science application and ability to communicate with key decision-makers
  • Communication is essential, must be able to listen and understand the question and develop and deliver clear insights.
  • Due to the nature of our work in the Government and Public Sector, work may be required to be completed at client, EY and/or contractor sites. Our goal is to assign professionals to projects within a commutable distance of their work location office.  In certain circumstances, travel may be required beyond your work location based on client and project needs. Candidates should be willing to travel 20 – 30% or more


What we look for

We're interested in passionate leaders with strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the Data Science and Big Data industry. If you have a genuine passion for helping businesses achieve the full potential of their data, this role is for you.

What we offer
We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to the business.  The salary range for this job in most geographic locations in the US is $96,200 to $158,900. The salary range for New York City Metro Area, Washington State and California (excluding Sacramento) is $115,500 to $180.500.  Individual salaries within those ranges are determined through a wide variety of factors including but not limited to education, experience, knowledge, skills and geography.  In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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