Data Engineer

Golden, CO
Work Type: Remote
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-11120

Overview

Job Summary:

Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking individuals who can contribute to national security within the project management and business services fields as part of our staff augmentation team supporting the Department of Energy at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). AIS has an established history of contributing to the success of our customer’s mission.

AIS is seekinga skilled and experienced data engineer to directly support our NREL customer. The ideal candidate will possess a strong foundation in data engineering principles and technologies, with a proven ability to design build and maintain robust data pipelines and architectures. This role requires strong technical expertise, problem-solving skills, and the ability to work independently as part of a collaborative team.

Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance the missions of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory located in Golden, CO. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction from technical personnel employed directly by the research laboratory. Pay, benefits, Human Resource, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.

Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

Job duration is projected to be a 7-month period of performance approved for remote work location.

Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities:

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Building and visualization of data pipelines using various tools.

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with a knack for identifying and resolving data related issues.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross functional teams and stakeholders.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field

  • Strong SQL skills with the ability to write complex queries and optimize database performance.

  • Extensive experience with data warehouses and data marts including designing and implementing efficient data models.

  • Familiarity with Python and its data related libraries.

  • API development and integration.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to diagnose and resolve technical issues.

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with a proactive and self-motivated attitude.

Special Requirements:

  • Pre-employment Drug Screen - External applicants selected for this position are required to successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.

  • Medical Exam(s) - Job related pre-placement medical examinations may be required for this position.

  • This position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance from the Department of Energy. If determined as such, this position would be identified as a Workplace Substance Abuse (WSAP) testing designated position. WSAP positions require participation in an ongoing random drug testing program in addition to the pre-employment drug screen.

Salary Range: $145,000 to $180,000 annually – The salary offered to the successful candidate will be determined based on the candidate’s qualifications, work experience, and their ability to meet the known requirements of the position as determined at the time of hire. Job location will also be a factor in determining the salary offered.

Benefits: The company offers a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and a range of other voluntary benefits.

Paid Leave : Paid Time Off (PTO) is offered to regular full-time and part-time employees.

Posted Salary Range

$145k - $180k

Benefits Information

Regular - The company offers a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and a range of other voluntary benefits. Paid Time Off (PTO) is offered to regular full-time and part-time employees.

Job: Information Technology

Travel: None

Organization: AIS - Akima Infrastructure Services

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: Remote

Remote: Yes

ReqID: 2024-11120