Big Data / ETL Software Engineer (Unix Administration) TS/SCI with poly

Requisition ID: 20032787

  • Category IconCategory: Research and Sciences
  • Location IconLocation: Chantilly, Virginia
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Polygraph
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies?  If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you.  As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide.  We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be.  As we continue to build our workforce, we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation. Northrop Grumman is looking for a Big Data / ETL Engineer (UNIX Administration) to work in the Northern Virginia area. Exciting areas of responsibilities will include:
  • Big Data Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) engineering and loading
  • Unix file administration and storage management
  • Application account management
  • Apply technical skills and experience in working with structured and unstructured data for ingest into a variety of applications.
  • Monitor data loads and fix errors during the load process.
  • Perform quality control on ingested data.
  • Write/edit and test macros, scripts, parsers, and small programs to process, load or analyze data
  • Perform configuration management before entering into production baseline.
  • Provide daily logs and statistics, and output from utility tools; track and provide daily, weekly, monthly and yearly reports and statistics/metrics; support COOP and emergency response activities.
  • Work under general direction, independently determine approaches and develop innovative solutions to improve efficiency and quality of data loads.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in and 3 years of experience OR a Master’s degree and 1 year of experience. NOTE: degree can be substituted with 4 years’ of experience performing technical work
  • Experience working with structured and unstructured data
  • Demonstrated experience with computer file management in UNIX or Linux environment
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (C Shell, Perl preferred)
  • US Citizen with active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology
  • Experience with script and/or parser development to extract structured and unstructured data from files
  • Demonstrated ability to work in teams with a collaborative interpersonal style
  • Ability to interact with various stakeholders to include senior management and customers
  • Experience with account management including account creation & deletion
  • Experience in the Intelligence Community
  • Experience working in a Customer Facility
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.