Stefanini is looking for a Data Engineer in Richmond, VA
Stefanini is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to support Open Source and Commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) data analytics software products and the end users who are proficient on a broad range of data analytics and business intelligence tools. The individual must be experienced in the system development life cycle (SDLC), especially change management processes and procedures. The team follows a 'Scrumban' methodology requiring the individual to have hands-on experience with Agile processes and practices. The individual should have experience working with remote, matrixed teams. The individual is responsible for delivering a production-grade experience in a complex, integrated, analytics computing environment through SDLC best practices, including detailed technical design, development, testing, and evaluating automation used to provide analytics solutions. This includes the ability to interpret requirements and work with the customer to clarify requirements, as well as working with common application designs and specifications.
Responsibilities:Serve as intermediate or senior staff specialist providing assistance and direction to economists and quantitative analysts creating analytics and HPC code to run in a Linux environment. Responsible for Tier 1 and 2 software support, including technical advice, guidance and informal training to customers using hardware and software programs. Troubleshoots and restores routine technical service and equipment problems by analyzing, identifying and diagnosing faults and symptoms using established processes and procedures. Builds strong relationships with business staff and advocates for the benefits of HPC and Big Data tools to optimize existing analytical efforts. Partners with internal business owners, technical team members, and senior management to assist and support the design, development, and implementation of analytics code to meet mission-critical business objectives and inform executive decision-making.Creates Splunk dashboards to demonstrate application usage, server status, and provide other insights into the health of analytics resources. Assists in recommending and implementing software and configuration changes needed to effectively leverage HPC to meet business needs. Assist in recommending and implementing software and configuration changes needed to effectively to meet business needs. Assists where necessary with business process redesign to take advantage of the efficiencies offered by automation. Assists in implementing software packages needed to meet FISMA and CMMI standards. Researches, recommends and writes processes and procedures to meet FISMA and CMMI standards. Recommends process improvements and changes in development, maintenance and standards.