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Junior Software Developer and ETL Specialist
Mclean, VA

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Job Description

Job Description:

Leidos has a need for a Data Engineer to support the development of a data lake for a project located in Mclean, VA. In this role, candidate will work at a customer site to support the agile development of tools and leverage standard tools (particularly Apache-NIFI) for Extract, Transform, and Loading data between databases for the sponsor. The successful candidate will create custom code to quickly extract, triage, and exploit data across domains in support of analytic work while supporting the strategic development of replicable processes. This is a role where you do not need existing knowledge of NIFI. We will train to the job skills.

Primary Responsibilities:

* The successful candidate will use NIFI to ETL data into a secure Hadoop environment.
* They must write NIFI processors or, in instances where NIFI cannot be implemented, write custom Java code to ingest existing and new data sources.
* The candidate will conduct product usability tests and must work efficiently with a cross functional team members to include analysts, data scientists, project managers, and software solutions integrators.

Basic Qualifications:

* Must have a TS/SCI with a Poly to be considered
* Bachelor's Degree in computer science, software engineering, electrical engineering, or other related discipline and at least four years of experience in software development or other technical position requiring scripting skills.
* At least one programming language such as Java, python, C++ or others.
* Aptitude for problem solving and learning new technologies quickly

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience with Apache-NIFI, Kafka, and Spark Streaming for ETL work
* Experience in UNIX or linux environments
* Familiarity with HBase, solr, Spark, Oozie, and Impala
* Understanding and proficiency in cross-domain solutions (ETLing data from unclassified to classified systems and across classified environments)
* Agile development and proficiency in continuous integration/delivery tools such as Jenkins, Artifactory, and Git
* Proficiency with AWS and container technologies such as Docker desired but not required.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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