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Data Engineer Principal - 840

Date: May 4, 2021

Location: Fairfax, VA, US, 22033

Company: HII's TSD

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.




Job Description

HII-TSD is currently seeking a Data Engineer to provide data flows and transformations to automate, script, visualize, and modeling subnational wealth. This is a great team with exceptional customer relationships and direct mission impact. 

Essential Job Responsibilities
  • Day to day technical tasks include meeting with the customer to understand and refine the requirements.
  • Use Nifi and Python to create data flows and transformations and understand the workflow of the project.
  • Work with the customer to implement any requested updates, move data storage to RDS, and work with security to ensure the entire system is compliant.
  • Compile security controls and artifacts and contribute to the Standard Operating Procedures and other related documents.
Minimum Qualifications
  • The successful candidate should have at least 3 years of professional experience and a Bachelor's degree in computer science, geography or related field. 
  • They should have experience with scripting in Python and using Nifi. 
  • Some knowledge of geospatial software such as ArcGIS, QGIS is preferred or willingness to learn. Knowledge of best practices for data standards, data management, data quality. 
  • Experience with SQL, PostGreSQL/PostGIS. Ability to communicate analysis to experts and lay persons alike.
  • 20+ Years with Bachelors. Or 18+ Years with Masters. Or 15+ Years with Phd or JD. Or, 9+ Years with MD or DVM or HS diploma + 25+ years of relevant experience
  • Security Clearance Requirements: Must possess and maintain an active TS/SCI with Polygraph



Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC