Company: SRI International
Location: Arlington, VA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 10/14/2021
Expire Date: 12/14/2021
Job Categories: Research & Development
The Data Engineer, as part of SRI International's Center for Innovation Strategy and Policy (CISP), will be responsible for the design and execution of data analysis tasks in support of a diverse range of clients, based out of our Arlington, VA location (Remote work due to COVID).
CISP has an immediate need for a Data Engineer to handle ingestion, baseline cleaning, validation, data storage, and efficient querying. The Data Engineer will work within CISP's data team to support evaluating impacts of programs and answering policy research questions, particularly with administrative data that may be incomplete or inconsistent.
CISP has a general need for expertise in data engineering and data science specific to the challenges of large, diverse datasets. These may include large social and economic microdata sets, including data from surveys of federal statistical agencies.
3-5 years of work experience in data engineering.
U.S. Citizenship required due to government contract requirements.
MS in Computer Science, or another computationally-intensive discipline required.
Prior experience working with data scientists to support statistical and computational methods to analyze and make inferences.
Experience with R or Python desired.
SQL expertise in one or more relational databases such as SQL Server or Oracle.
Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architectures and data sets.