• Data Engineer

    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/22/2019 1:51 PM)
    Requisition #
    8023
    Security Clearance
    None
    FT/PT/On-Call
    Full Time
    Job Category
    Analytical Support
    Location
    US-DC-Washington
  • Responsibilities

    Data Engineer

     

    Noblis is seeking a passionate Data Engineer to join our Surface Transportation Team. This is an extraordinary opportunity for someone with interest and experience in transportation to support the United States Department of Transportation’s (USDOT’s) Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Program. The USDOT’s ITS program focuses on connected and automated vehicles, intelligent infrastructure and the creation of an intelligent transportation system through integration between these two components. The Federal ITS program supports the overall advancement of ITS through investments in major research initiatives, exploratory studies and a deployment support program including technology transfer and training.

     

    Noblis provides technical and programmatic support to the USDOT ITS Joint Program Office (JPO) in planning the future of transportation data by conducting research activities, coordinating technology deployment programs, managing the policies and systems that manage data generated by these deployment programs, and seeking innovative solutions to transform the increasingly connected and automated world of surface transportation systems.

     

    As a member of this dynamic team, you will participate in the following activities:

    • Developing, administering, analyzing and visualizing transportation data
    • Supporting and working as part of an Agile development process
    • Developing processes for reviewing data management plans developed by other programs, providing professional guidance and feedback to other programs, and tracking compliance with those plans
    • Developing statements of work and Government cost estimates for innovative research programs
    • Assisting USDOT program managers with technical and programmatic activities
    • Developing and maintaining standard operating procedures, process documents, and templates in your domain area
    • Identifying and sharing best practices in data management and software development
    • Conducting analysis of user needs, requirements, and design detail

    Occasional domestic and international travel may be required.     

    Client Engagement

    · Support and lead evolving business development efforts by applying technical and functional expertise to develop business solutions.
    · Lead proposal sections for small or limited competition proposals and actively participate in teaming strategy discussions

    Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • BS/BA required; Master’s Degree a plus. Degree(s) in at least one of the following: Data Analytics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Civil Engineering, or a related field
    • A minimum of 5 years (or 3 years with Master’s degree) of experience in data management; experience with transportation, ITS and/or Multimodal Services, or related technologies a plus
    • Knowledge of best practices and experience in data management
    • Experience using, architecting and managing data within an Amazon Web Services cloud environment
    • Experience working with various Agile methodologies
    • Experience with data analysis and visualization tools
    • Strong analytical ability
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Strong professional, interpersonal, and organizational skills
    • Ability to lead multiple assignments, communicate effectively with clients, managers and colleagues, and act as a reliable member of our team

    Candidate demonstrates the following:

    • Writes a variety of technical documents and prepares and presents briefings
    • Works independently to determine approach to and technical objectives of work assignments
    • Ensures client objectives for quality, schedule, and budget are met or exceeded through direct and creative approaches
    • Interacts with client representatives on significant technical and project matters
    • Identifies and develops solutions to program problems/challenges
    • Working understanding of data systems including standards, policies, normalization, metadata and cloud data storage

    Preferred Qualifications:

    An understanding of, and familiarity with, the following is a plus:

    • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) including connected vehicles, automated vehicles, multimodal and shared-use mobility, and other emerging transportation technologies
    • Experience working with transportation data (vehicle generated, infrastructure generated, telematics, transit, micro-mobility, etc.)
    • Certifications: Certified Scrum Master or Owner, Amazon Web Services, Project Management Professional
    • Experience with implementing data privacy protection policies

     

     

     

    Overview

    Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, are solving difficult problems that help our government and our country. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering. Learn more at Noblis -About Us

     

    Why work at a Noblis company?

    Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public.

     

    Noblis has won numerous workplace awardsNoblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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