Technology is constantly changing, and our adversaries are digitally “going dark” at a rate that is exceeding law enforcement’s ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, we are seeking a talented Big Data Engineer with a focus in Analytics.
What you’ll do…
Provide entity resolution expertise in support of a large scale search and discovery application
Work closely with entity resolution subject matter experts, program engineers and stakeholders to integrate complex data sources into operation and develop new analytics and algorithms
Support advanced data exploitation capabilities using Hadoop related technologies
Enhance the data processing infrastructure using open source and commercial technologies
Capture and define requirements for entity resolution features and functionality from a UI end-user perspective
Analyze documentation and source data of new data feeds
Develop scripts to ETL source data into destination format
Provide O&M monitoring and resolution of production web services using monitoring tools including Ganglia, Jenkins, and other means
Modify pipeline scripts to enhance functionality and support bug fixes
Resolve bugs by modifying pipeline scripts and entity resolution explanation service scripts
Coordinate development efforts in an agile team
You’d be a great fit if…
You’ve obtained a BS degree and have five (5) years of relevant experience. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
You have three (3) or more years of experience using Hadoop or other large-scale data warehouse technologies to support entity and relationship resolution and operations
You have one (1) year of experience in Apache, Spark, Hive, Pig, ER Resolution Engines, Unix scripting, Novetta Entity Analytics, Waremen Pro or similar ER engines
You have a current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph
It would be even better if you…
Have hands on experience with any of the following technologies:
AWK, PERL, BASH or other scripting language
Jenkins configuration to perform O&M operations
What you’ll get…
An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
Company-paid infertility treatments
Cross-training and professional development opportunities
Influence major initiatives
*This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph. Candidate must possess SCI eligibility.
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator, we are a trusted provider of highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies, including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and NASA. Every day, our 10,000 employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.
At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.
At Peraton, our team of self-starting, mission-driven individuals share a passion for creating solutions that keep our country safe. We challenge the status quo, embrace change, and solve problems through innovation and forward-thinking. We’re building a culture of doers who are constantly improving and work relentlessly to obtain the highest quality results for ourselves and our trusted partners.