Position:  Data Architect - Big Data Systems
Location:  Colorado Springs, CO
Job Id:  1984-AS0003WLjb
# of Openings:  1

Data Architect – Big Data Systems
Subject Matter Expert III
Schriever AFB
Colorado Springs, CO
HX5 is an award-winning provider of technical services to clients such as NASA and the DoD.  Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing small business with over 500 employees located around the U.S.
HX5 is currently seeking a Data Architect to work with Big Data Systems for the IRES Program supporting the Missile Defense Agency at Schriever AFB.
The person filling this role will develop and maintain an information architecture and collaborate with business units and end‐ users to create complex data structures that are used in the design, prototyping, creation and improvement of the data ingestion, cleaning, curation, and stage and retrieval of data, as well as support analytic, statistical modeling, dissemination and presentation efforts of the Data Analytics and Reporting Network Services. The architect will be able to demonstrate expertise and experience in problem solving, data modeling, strategic planning, and will use that expertise to guide data scientists, programmers, engineers and data analysts from GARNET to build and maintain a data management and governance lifecycle based on business functional and performance requirements.
Education and Skills:
  • High- school diploma and 20 years general experience OR an associate’s degree and 18 years general experience OR a bachelor’s degree and 16 years general experience or master’s degree and 14 years general experience
  • Must possess a CompTIA Security+ with CE or higher by date of start
Experience and Knowledge:
  • Requires 14 years related experience in one or more of the following:
- Java,
- Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD),
- Elasticsearch ELK Stack ecosystem,
- Cloudera, Linux (Redhat),
- SQL,
- C++,
- Python,
- R,
- C#,
- Ruby,
- Agile methodologies,
- Adobe Certified Expert (ACE)
*Must be a US citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation 
** Must be able to travel about 25% of the time; this includes air travel.
***Must have an active DoD Secret clearance
Experience developing processes and training and cloud-based system
If you submit your information for consideration, the position is currently available under the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) program. If selected, your employment would be with HX5, but you may be contacted by one of our teammates on the contract.
HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:
- Medical/dental/vision insurance
- 401(k) plan with company match
- Paid holidays
- Accrued Paid Time Off
HX5 is an Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: employment@hxfive.com or call (850) 362-6551.

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