Kforce Data Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Kforce's client is seeking a Data Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia (DC) who will be responsible for maintaining shared libraries, supporting shared continuous integration pipelines to verify reporting infrastructure, analyzing existing data sources, identifying future reporting requirements, and creating custom dashboards and reports.Responsibilities:

  • Work with an Agile team to develop, test, and deploy a shared data pipeline supporting agency-wide reporting capabilities across structured and unstructured data

  • Design, develop and maintain shared libraries and services to support reporting requirements for external microservices

  • Design and support shared Continuous Integration pipelines to verify reporting infrastructure, data source compliance, and reporting services

  • Work with an Agile development team and business experts to analyze existing data sources and identify future reporting requirements

  • Help create custom dashboards, reports, or other data visualizations

  • Help design and maintain cloud infrastructure components to support the reporting ecosystem

  • Possess a Bachelors' or Masters' in Computer Science, Statistics, or any other related field and / or 5 years of Data Engineering or Software Development experience

  • Experience working with Kafka streaming technology a plus

  • Experience with database optimization or ETL tools a plus

  • Experience with statistical packages is a plus (i.e. SPSSS, SAS, R, Matlab)

  • Self-motivated and eager to learn software development best practices

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Hands-on experience with AWS data tools and services a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours