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Data Engineer Staff

Bethesda, Maryland, Fort Worth, Texas, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, Orlando, Florida, San Francisco, California, Puerto Rico

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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

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  • Collaborative

    There is no innovation without imagination. You bring new, different and exciting ideas to the table every day. You are committed to the success of your team.

  • Curious

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    From planning and organizing to decision making, goal orientation produces impactful results. You set goals and strive to make things happen quickly and efficiently.

  • Proactive

    The ability to anticipate, plan and prepare for what lies ahead. You act rather than react to potential situations.

  • Problem Solver

    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

  • Strategic

    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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“Before I came to Lockheed Martin, I never thought I’d get these opportunities. The benefits available and the company’s value culture make it an incredibly supportive place to work, and I’m grateful to work somewhere that wants me to succeed. I hope to have a long career here making an impact, and I know I’ll be supported in doing that every step of the way.”

Ryan J., Enterprise Operations

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Data Engineer Staff

Bethesda, Maryland, Fort Worth, Texas, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, Orlando, Florida, San Francisco, California, Puerto Rico

Job ID: 550462BR Date posted: Feb. 23, 2021 Locations: Bethesda, Maryland, Fort Worth, Texas, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, Orlando, Florida, San Francisco, California, Puerto Rico Description:Big Data Engineer needed to help build out and tune data processing pipelines and scenarios for both integration and interactive analysis of large data sets in distributed systems. The ideal candidate will be equal parts technologist and evangelist – capable of both communicating the innovation and value proposition of big data processing, storage, and analysis to a variety of IT and business stakeholders as well as the experience necessary to build out the solutions that make the art of the possible a reality. In this role, you’ll be involved throughout the lifecycle of a big data/analytics project, from engaging with end users to understand the desired goals and outcomes of the solution, help to determine the optimal technical approach from data sourcing to end user consumption, and help to educate internal and external stakeholders on how to access the data and incorporate it into their business rhythms.

You can expect to support the company in the construction of technical prototypes, demos, and internal analytics community education, as well as supporting a variety of business areas and functions to help advance their big data initiatives. The position requires self-motivated individuals combined with hands-on entrepreneurial spirit and exceptional drive, with the ability to work in a fast-paced multi-disciplinary environment.

Limited travel (25% or less) is required for this role. This position can be located at any major Lockheed Martin facility or Telecommuting may be considered. US Citizenship is required for this program.
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of experience with a related Master's degree.
• Extensive work experience in the development, installing, configuring and the tuning big data processing pipelines for the transfer of date from various sources into Hadoop using open or commercial ETL Tools.
• Demonstrate work experience in translate technical results to business centric, actionable insights – With a clear demonstrated ability– of communicating the innovation and value proposition of big data processing, storage, and analysis to a variety of IT and business stakeholders.
• Experience in designing and implementing optimal data storage options
• Experience applying processing logic in Hadoop and/or Spark (MapReduce and abstracted alternatives)
• Experience in exposing data within to external consumers using various open source SQL-like tools (i.e. Hive and Impala).
• Experience in developing Big Data solutions leveraging Java, Scala, Python, SAP BODS or R.
• Experience with various methods for job orchestration (such as oozie) and monitoring in a big data environment.
• Experience with architecting solutions using AWS service offerings, including S3 and EMR
• Experience installing, configuring, and tuning big data environments.
• Experience with Cloudera’s distribution is preferred
• Experience with open source message brokers (Kafka, etc) for real-time data feeds.
• Experience with open source search platforms (Solr, etc) for real-time indexing and searching capabilities.
• Experience with open source non-relational distributed databases (HBase, MongoDB, Neo4j and Cassandra) for storage and retrieval.
• Experience with extensive data modeling.
• Ability to translate technical results to business centric, actionable insights
• Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
Desired Skills:
• Experience installing, configuring, and tuning big data environments.
• Experience using Domino data labs.
• Experience with open source message brokers (Kafka, etc) for real-time data feeds.
• Experience with open source search platforms (Solr, etc) for real-time indexing and searching capabilities.
• Experience with open source non-relational distributed databases (HBase, MongoDB, Neo4j and Cassandra) for storage and retrieval.
• Experience with architecting solutions using AWS service offerings, including S3 and EMR - - Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills. Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Full-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work remotely full time at a location other than a Lockheed Martin designated office/job site. Employees may travel to a Lockheed Martin office for periodic meetings.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekClearance Level: None Lockheed Martin 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: ENTERPRISE BUSINESS SERVICESRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Information Technology Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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