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Data Engineer

Company: Norad & Usnorthcom
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: April 5, 2021

Job Description:

Job DescriptionBackground:Were looking for someone who will provide strategic engagement support, requirements advocacy, and focused organizational competencies as well as build new enterprises to support the Homeland Defense Mission throughout NORAD and USNORTHCOM (N&NC) and other governmental agencies. The incumbent will execute cyberspace operations to generate strategic effects, enhance all domain awareness, and inform the N&NC Commanders decision cycle to outpace the threats to our Nations. The incumbent will also identify the most effective levers for improving digital services across the Department of Defense, based upon quantitative and qualitative assessments of user needs.We, as a Nation, dedicate significant resources to acquire and secure the information that you will oversee. Itll be the teams responsibility to ensure that the data is available, reliable, consistent, accessible, secure, and timely to support the mission and activities of the agency.This is a new, civilian position with N&NC and represents an investment that the organization is making in finding new and innovative ways to leverage the massive amounts of data it collects. The incumbent will be creating an enterprise and sensors program that currently does not exist. The position will help ensure current readiness of DoD resources while advocating for future capabilities and championing an innovative, diverse, and agile workforce.The RoleThe right candidate will have leadership experience at a great company or organization. They will have a proven track record of building organizational capabilities to collect, manage, and analyze data, while also developing relationships across the enterprise to help others leverage that data to achieve their aims.Responsibilities:This position will wear three hats:1. Digital Service DeliveryUses their expertise to champion the use of modem technology development (Machine learning, AI, etc) and management approaches, drawing heavily upon best practices from the technology industry such as open source and agile development.Uses their deep understanding of the characteristics of successful digital services and how they are built both inside and outside government, including user-centered design and development practices, to lead major initiatives, provide consultation on systems or policy proposals, and/or provide technical, policy, and programmatic guidance to leaders at the most senior levels.Leads multi-disciplinary teams performing pioneering efforts to determine technical sufficiency of data architectures and procedures to plan and execute missions.Serve as the authoritative expert and advisor to the Commander of N&NC, Components, and Directorates.Works with other recognized technical experts within the department and throughout the federal government, as well individuals throughout private industry to develop a coordinated approach to unique problems or areas in which Federal agencies or the private sector has previously not been involved or concerned.Plans and conducts pioneering work in his/her area of technology and/or technology policy to deliver digital services to the department and businesses using knowledge of latest consumer internet technologies and technology management approaches.2. Technologist and ArchitectConceives of and implements algorithmic solutions to leverage big data to provide machine learning/AI and blue-ribbon analytics.Develops and implements data governance structures across N&NC to ensure data is properly tagged, created, validated, trusted, and certified to support a wide variety of consumers, including the highest levels of military and civilian leadership at the DoD.Employs sophisticated data analytics programs, machine learning, and statistical methods to integrate and correlate data for use in predictive and prescriptive modeling. Automates work through the use of predictive and prescriptive analytics.Applies exceptional knowledge, experience, and expertise in operations research and related sciences to the technical review of data studies and analysis.Incorporates agile development methodologies and open source practices into department product delivery.3. Cross-Departmental ImpactCollaboratively develops and tests the success of government-wide standards for digital services, leading to their adoption across the department.Identifies, develops, and builds support and tools (technical and policy) for implementing a common user experience and brand across defense digital services.Assesses the state of current projects in components and plans and/or leads interventions. Incumbent manages complex stakeholder environments, working with senior level officials across components and in the Office of the Secretary of Defense to build support and consensus for unit strategy and goals, which may be in conflict with department plans.Plans and executes an iterative strategy for scaling an organization from startup phase to mature.Studies domestic and international emerging technologies to advise on applying or integrating programs to resolve current problems and meet future requirements.Identify uses for and implement machine learning and artificial intelligence within government.Formulates new policies which have broad, long-range impact.Delivers presentations on analytical efforts, accomplishments, problems, requirements for support, and promotion of objectives to senior military officers and civilians internal and external to the Command to facilitate interdepartmental coordination and resolution of data issues affecting N&NC missions and systems.Provides technical assessment of alternatives for current and future data and information requirements and options, to include the acquisition of new information technology capabilities for decision support and data management.*********************************************************************************************************************CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:1. You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this position.2. The incumbent will be required to be available for other than normal duty hours to include weekends to support exercises and crisis planning.3. TDY will be required. Incumbent may be required to travel by military and/or commercial aircraft in the performance of assigned tasks.4. Serves as the technical visionary, driving forward the overall architecture and engineering practices that enhance the commands digital advantage.5. Knowledge of multiple coding languages ie Python, R, Java, Matlab, SQL, and/or Scala, etc.6. A Masters Degree in operations research or in a related technical discipline such as data science, mathematics, statistics, computer science, or related discipline, or engineering or comparable leadership experience as a technology executive in a software company is highly desirable.7. Must exhibit a high degree of judgment, resourcefulness, originality, and the ability to foresee the impact of changing technology.8. This is established as a projected position. As it is difficult to project precisely how a new position may actually function once it is encumbered and becomes operational with duties and responsibilities evolving over time, projected positions are subject to review within 2-3 years of incumbency. This may be appropriate to validate the accuracy of the duties and responsibilities reflected in the position description and the accuracy of the position evaluation.Qualifications:Mastery of using technologies to deliver services to consumers and businesses. Capability to plan and manage or review and recommend to the senior most level officials in government specific innovations (systems, operating positions, management philosophies, policies, measures) causing significant impact to citizen and business experience with government services or critical agency systems or programs.Expertise in building services driven by user needs. Expertise in user centered design and user testing. Expertise in product delivery, agile development methodologies (Machine Learning, AI, etc), and open source software development. Familiarity or experience in working with high tech start-ups or private sector technology companies. Experience working in a DevOps environment.Mastery of consumer facing technology, allowing the incumbent to field, generate, and develop new programs, approaches, and systems that have a national impact. Experience with data governance with ability to recommend and implement a data governance model. Expert knowledge of leading in complex operating environment, including organizational re-design, change management, and facilitation.Expert knowledge of user centered design, consumer internet technologies, service delivery, technology management approaches, allowing the incumbent to provide sound and authoritative technical leadership on all issues related to the program.Ability to use expertise to lead efforts to re-design key business processes in order to increase efficiency and improve user experience. Expert in building partnerships with leadership to recommend and implement technology approaches for issues of national significance. Ability to lead complex, government-wide technology and technology policy initiatives from conception through implementation.Expert analytical skills to apply a wide range of qualitative and/or quantitative methods for the assessment of user needs, resource prioritization, and program direction. Highest level skills in oral and written communications to present sensitive recommendations to higher authority, to obtain compliance with standards/policies established by the unit, and to articulate the value of a common user experience for the governments digital services and the units mission.Education:Applicants must meet the following positive education qualifications requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualifications Standards Manual: Applicants must possess:Basic Requirements:Bachelor''s degree in computer science or bachelor''s degree with 30 semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science. At least 15 of the 30 semester hours must have included any combination of statistics and mathematics that included differential and integral calculus. All academic degrees and course work must be from accredited or pre-accredited institutions.Evaluation of Education:Applicants should have sufficient knowledge to understand the fundamental concepts and techniques of computer science. Courses designed to provide an introduction to computer science techniques and methodologies, to problems of system design, and to other specialized fields are acceptable. Courses or experience in teaching elementary, business, or shop mathematics are not acceptable.Additional Information:This position will be filled using a direct hire authority. Resumes should be submitted through this system.Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees.If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet.Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.How You Will Be Evaluated:You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.When the application process is complete, we will review your resume to ensure you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to the Occupational Questionnaire, along with your supporting documentation to determine your ability to demonstrate the following competencies:DATA SYSTEMS AND MANAGEMENTMODELING AND SIMULATIONPROBLEM SOLVINGREQUIREMENTS ANALYSISYou should list any relevant performance appraisals and incentive awards in your resume as that information may be taken into consideration during the selection process. If selected, you may be required to provide supporting documentation.If after reviewing your resume and supporting documentation, a determination is made that you inflated your qualifications and/or experience, your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities or you may be found ineligible/not qualified.Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating or consideration for employment.All eligibility, qualifications, and time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.Background checks and security clearanceSecurity clearancePosition requires a Non-Critical Sensitive (Secret) Clearance. No Drug testing is requiredTravel Required:25% or less - 25% Business Travel is requiredSupervisory Status:NoRequirements:Conditions of EmploymentAbility to obtain and maintain a Secret ClearanceMale applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service RegistrationYou will be required to provide proof of U.S. CitizenshipTwo year trial/probationary period may be requiredDirect deposit of pay is requiredPCS expenses if authorized will be paid IAW JTR and Air Force RegulationsRecruitment incentives may be authorizedEmployee must maintain current certificationsDisclosure of Political Appointmentsby Jobble

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