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International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation)

Full Stack Data Engineer

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation) - Reston, VA

Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

We are seeking a full-stack data engineer to join the team of IBMers currently supporting the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSDI), in the Warfighter Support Directorate, ISR Operations Division. The broader project team members have backgrounds in operations research, geospatial analysis, data extraction, and consulting, with deep expertise in military intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) systems and employment. The Full-Stack Data Engineer will provide full-time support in the areas of database design, data manipulations, tailored script / algorithm development, and data visualization. The role is located in the Washington DC area (primarily Reston, Virginia).

Candidates will need the following:

Must possess the ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and with technical accuracy in both oral and written modes.

Must be able to work effectively under time constraints and potentially changing priorities, while maintaining a high level of attention to detail.

Must be able to work in a collaborative, team environment, including on government site where availability of advanced development/database tools may be limited

Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research, or Computer Science, or related technical field

Duties include:

Interface with the client, stakeholders, military personnel, and data providers to ensure that the team has maximal buy-in for its activities and can identify and collect data it needs (25%)

Maintain and develop client’s prototype tool for ISR data enrichment, aggregation, and visualization conduct data stewardship, incorporate new datasets, and support pilot programs to enable access/use by select outside users (75%)

Security Clearance Required: ACTIVE TS/SCI


Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.


Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills

Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations

Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.


With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

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Job Requirements:


4 years of data engineering and/or programming experience

Programming skills in Javascript, Python, SQL/NoSQL in a Windows desktop operating environment

Database design and maintenance, including designing new tables and relationships, proper database normalization, and tuning using database indices

ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) development, including merging and normalizing related data sources

Data visualization skills using Javascript and other tools/languages

Technical skills in MVC frameworks, Web API design, natural language processing (NLP)

Additional Information

Cognitive Business Decision Support

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Company Profile:
International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. The company’s Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure and business process services, including outsourcing, process, integrated technology, cloud, and technology support. Its Global Business Services segment offers consulting solutions for strategy and transformation, application innovation, enterprise applications, and smarter analytics; and application management, maintenance, and support services. International Business Machines Corporation’s Software segment offers middleware and operating systems software, such as WebSphere software to integrate and manage business processes; and information management software for database and enterprise content management, information integration, data governance, data warehousing and analytics, business analytics and intelligence, and predictive analytics. This segment also provides Tivoli software for cloud and datacenter management, enterprise endpoint and mobile device management, asset and facilities management, storage management, and security systems; Rational software that supports software development; and Mobile Software for platform and application development, mobile security, and mobile device management. The company’s Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology, products, and packaging solutions. Its Global Financing segment provides lease and loan financing to end users; commercial financing to dealers and remarketers of IT products; and remanufacturing and remarketing services for equipment. The company was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. and changed its name to International Business Machines Corporation in 1924. International Business Machines Corporation was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.