ETL Developer

Data Works - Data Works is an employee-focused technology company that supports the Intelligence Community by providing Big Data solutions including data transformation, advanced analytics, custom web application development, data architecture, data science, cloud and systems engineering solutions. We favor a high-quality workforce over aggressive growth and provide opportunities on programs that fill mission-critical needs. Due to our emphasis on employee engagement and development, we’ve been named a Great Place to Work by Washingtonian Magazine (2015-2019). Positions are available in various customer locations in Virginia between McLean and Dulles.
Position Overview

Data Works is looking for top-tier developers responsible for data extraction, transformation and load (ETL) in support of large-scale analytical, application and database systems


We’re looking for ETL developers to support one of our many Big Data projects within the Intelligence Community. Developers will be responsible for transforming massive, regularly changing data feeds into different formats using a variety of technologies. Must have experience analyzing and processing structured or unstructured data sets. Looking for candidates with a broad technical background able to design and implement solutions to overcome some of the many challenges associated with this type of work.

Required Qualifications
  • Excellent understanding of database fundamentals – SQL, database design, and modeling principles
  • Experience with data warehousing tools and technologies
  • Development experience with Java, C++, Scala, Groovy, Python, and/or shell scripting
  • Experience using ETL tools such as Pentaho, NiFi, Informatica, DataStage, Talend or equivalent tool preferred
  • Experience with distributed computing technologies including Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra, Elasticsearch and Apache Spark a plus
  • AWS experience a plus
  • Ability to work within UNIX/Linux operating systems
  • This position requires U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI security clearance
Data Works Company Overview
Data Works - Data Works specializes in the development of big data systems used to organize and analyze vast amounts of mission critical data. Core to the organization, Data Works delivers end-to-end enterprise data management solutions addressing the challenges of capturing, transforming, and delivering data to all those who rely on it to fulfill their mission needs. In August 2019 Data Works merged with E3/Sentinel to expand its offerings and provide additional opportunities to employees and customers. E3/Sentinel supports Homeland Security, Defense, Intelligence, Border Security & Law Enforcement, and Civilian customers to help solve complex challenges. The combined team has over 700 employees that provide a variety of capabilities and services including Digital Transformation & Innovation, Project & Portfolio Management; Mission Analytics & Strategic Advisory; and Engineering & Technical Services.
EEO Statement
Data Works is an equal opportunity employer and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) federal contractor. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Data Works hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.