Information Systems Engineer, Lead

Company: The MITRE Corporation
Location: Washington, Washington DC, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 13.FEB.2021


Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committe...


Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges-and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day-working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE-and make a difference with us.MITRE's Data and Human-Centered Solutions Tech Center is a Corporate resource with technical capabilities in collaboration and social computing, data analytics, data management, integration and interoperability, geospatial and analytics technologies, and social and behavioral sciences. We work across the breadth of MITRE's government sponsors and stakeholders to provide data and human-centered solutions to our sponsor's most critical mission challenges.The Data Management, Integration & Interoperability Department will provide you with challenging opportunities to apply and expand your experience and knowledge to solve our nation's most critical data management problems! We are looking for highly motivated, adaptive, and self-directed candidates with a wide variety of interests and a foundation of skills in data management and enabling technologies. You will join a department of data management practitioners that collectively have experience across many data management domainsAs a Lead Information Systems Engineer, you will provide thought leadership and problem solving for government customers in data governance, data requirements, data engineering, data quality, and data integration. Your breadth and depth of data management experience will enable you to address a broad range of government challenges and interest. Project specific responsibilities may allow you to work with government sponsors and project teams:To identify and incorporate appropriate data management domains and expertise into strategic planning and task executionTo define, develop, and implement data governance programs and initiativesTo assist in the development and evaluation of department, agency, and solution level data quality initiativesTo address data needs by identifying, evaluating, and adopting emerging technologies and service offeringsTo research and evaluate the applicability of leading-edge tools and capabilities for addressing government challenges and areas of interestMinimum Qualifications:Bachelor's degree and 8 years of related experience.Must be a US citizen capable of obtaining and maintaining a DoD clearance.Knowledge and experience across multiple data management domains such as: Data Governance, Data Architecture, Data Engineering, Data Quality, Data Analytics, Data Sharing, and Master Data Management.Experience interfacing with and providing guidance through documents and briefings to varied audience levels including executives, program managers, analysts, administrators, and end users. Familiarity with data management tools and tool suites enabling capabilities supporting governance, architecture, modeling, and cataloging from vendors such as: Informatica, IBM, Oracle, Alation, Collibra, and ErwinHands on proficiency applying data engineering skills, including one or more of the following languages and/or data visualization tools: Python, R, JavaScript, SQL, Tableau, Power BIPreferred Qualifications:Master's degree in Systems Engineering, Information Systems Management, Computer Science, Data Science, or related disciplines.Experience applying data management principles, methods, and practices across the systems engineering lifecycle from concept through disposal.Experience developing customer data strategy and planning implementation approaches.Experience leading and/or contributing to multi-disciplinary project teams.Experience working with multiple Government departments or agencies, or experience working on transformational projects in other complex environments.Experience with cloud platforms and technologies such as: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).Experience applying data engineering skills, including one or more of the following languages and/or data visualization tools: Python, R, JavaScript, SQL, Tableau, Power BIExperience with alternative data models, including graph, document, dimensional, and blockchain.Experience with records management and/or analytics.Preference given to qualified candidates holding current/active US Government security clearance(s).MITRE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 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