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Data Engineering Lead - FAA Program

General Dynamics Information Technology Columbia, MD
  • Posted: September 14, 2019
  • Full-Time

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Public Trust
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
No Active Clearance Required
Suitability:
Agency Specific
Job Family:
Database Analysis/Design
Job Description:
Job Description: Serves as the database engineering lead. Database engineers are in charge of designing and maintaining the DVARS data model and the associated data processes for receiving, validating and parsing inbound data, developing procedures for managing the live database, to include archiving of older operational data. They must constantly test the data that is coming from the database to ensure it is not corrupted. Most databases require constant updates to keep up ever-changing computer technologies. Database engineers integrate new products and software packages into the system, and seeing that the data produced is accurate. They may even train other employees in the organization on how to access a database and how to make the best use of its contents. Database engineers come into their positions in a variety of different paths, but all share an in-depth knowledge of computer programming and data manipulation techniques.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics or an equivalent discipline is required and ten (10) years' experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience). Relevant experience includes, but is not limited to, experience with managing a company's flow of information. Database engineer designs and maintains a database that provides informative and relevant data to other employees within the organization. Database engineers may be employed by companies that make use of large amounts of information.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40
T elecommuting Options:
Some Telecommuting Allowed
Work Location:
USA MD Columbia
Additional Work Locations:
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
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