Parsons Corporation Expert Data Architect in Saint Louis, Missouri
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
Parsons is looking for a sharp Expert Data Architect to join our growing Space & Geospatial Solutions team. This Data Architect will be responsible for designing, creating, deploying, and managing data architecture and will define how the data will be stored, consumed, integrated, and managed by different data entities and IT systems, as well as any applications using or processing that data in some way. This Data Architect will enforce/assist in enforcing adherence to GEOINT data standards and assure data assets are in line with the defined GEOINT data architecture. Typically, a data architect maintains the metadata registry, oversees data management, and optimizes databases and/or all data sources.
Support the Warfighter Support Office efforts to bring the latest relevant datasets to the warfighters' mission(s).
Implement/integrate data/content architecture with Odyssey data architecture.
Coordinate with Chief Engineer, Lead Data engineer, Mission Tradecraft developer(s), data owners and capabilities engineers to determine warfighters mission needs and the interoperability with warfighter mission systems and applications.
Coordinate with multiple systems entities, including (but not limited to) Open Data Store (ODS), OCONUS Data Center (ODC), NSG Consolidated Libraries (NCL), Gateway, GRiD, and IC GIS Portal.
Coordinate with Warfighter Support Office deployed Capabilities Leads, GEOINT Expeditionary (GEO-X) Embeds, NSG Data owners and Data Corps.
Design and deliver operations research applications (databases, websites, tools, and products) that are geospatially enabled to support a multitude of intelligence issues.
Incorporate the latest methodologies such Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Data Harvesting and Content Curation to modernize the Warfighter Support Office's data pipeline.
Develop automation to streamline GA and IA processes to improve consistency, quality and availability of GEOINT content across multiple security domains.
Support cross domain data transfer.
Develop PL/SQL, stored procedures, and extract, transform, load (ETL) scripts to support this analytics application.
Must be familiar with Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) best practices for code build and deployments, DevOPS, SAFe AGILE, and/or any sponsored agile methodologies.
Document database design and develop optimum data ingest techniques from multiple data sources.
Required Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, GIS, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or related STEM degree.
18+ years of relevant information
Active TS/SCI Security Clearance.
Minimum experience of 5 years with relational databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, RedShift.
Minimum 3+ years of experience with ETL technologies.
Senior-level experience in cloud-based data architecting, with emphasis on implementing content delivery network (CDN) solutions in disconnected, disadvantaged, intermittent and/or low bandwidth (DDIL) mission environments.
Senior-level experience in securely and efficiently moving data and operating across hybrid multi-cloud and on premise and multi-fabric environments - within enclaves on the same security domain, and across security domains.
Demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Commercial Cloud Services (C2S) ecosystem, including AWS Database solutions.
Senior-level experience with the unique networking aspects of cloud computing, including low latency within the data center, and higher latency and limited bandwidth for remote users.
Demonstrated familiarity with NSG data standards.
Desired Qualifications :
Master's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, GIS, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or related STEM degree.
Information technology course/certification in one or more of the following areas (or other relevant areas):
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Big Data - Specialty
Cloudera Certified Professional (CCP): Data Engineer
Data Science Council of America (DASCA) Associate Big Data Engineer
Data Science Council of America (DASCA) Senior Big Data Engineer
Google Professional Data Engineer
HDP Apache Spark Developer
IBM Certified Data Architect - Big Data
IBM Certified Data Engineer - Big Data
USGIF Certified GEOINT Professional- Essentials (CGP-E), GIS & Analysis Tools (CGP-G), Geospatial Data Management (CGP-D)
Demonstrated experience with cloud technologies, hybrid cloud implementation strategies, data center networks, Software Defined Networking (SDN), and/or Network Function Virtualization (NFV).
Demonstrated experience with ArcGIS templates, manage ArcGIS Portals, and customize ESRI StoryMap Templates.
Demonstrated experience with the Odyssey Technology Applications Stack (PIXIA, iSpy, ArcGIS Portal, Google Earth Enterprise Platform, GEOAxIS).
Clearance requirement: Top Secret/SCI #CJ
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.