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Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA

Fuel

Data Engineer (SME), McLean

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Create and maintain a data pipeline architecture
  • Assembling large, complex sets of data that meet mission requirements
  • Identify, design, and implement improvements including re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, optimizing data delivery, and automating manual processes
  • Build required infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data from various data sources using AWS, SQL, NiFi technologies
  • Build analytical tools to utilize the data pipeline, providing actionable insight into data performance including operational efficiency and customer acquisition
  • Working with mission stakeholders and assist them with data-related technical issues
  • Working with technology stakeholders to support their data infrastructure needs while assisting with data-related technical issues
 
Skills and Experience:
  • Ability to build and optimize data sets, 'big data' data pipelines and architectures
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis on external and internal processes and data to identify opportunities for improvement and answer questions
  • Excellent analytic skills associated with working on unstructured datasets
  • Ability to build processes that support data transformation, workload management, data structures, dependency and metadata
  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems, informatics, statistics, or computer science/software engineering
  • Minimum of five years of experience using some of the below software and tools:
    • Big data tools like Kafka, Spark and Hadoop
    • Relational NoSQL and SQL databases including Cassandra and PostgreSQL
    • Workflow management and pipeline tools such as Airflow, Luigi and Azkaban
    • AWS close services including Redshift, RDS, EMR and EC2
    • Stream-processing systems like Spark-Streaming and Storm
    • Object function/object-oriented scripting languages including Scala, C++, Java and Python.
    • Data workflow orchestration tools including Pentahoe or Apache NiFi
 
About Fuel  
 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA

Fuel

Linux Engineer (Expert), McLean

Fuel is looking for a Linux Engineer to join our growing team.
 
Duties may include:
  • Proactively maintain and develop all Linux infrastructure technology to maintain a 24x7x365 uptime service
  • Engineer systems administration-related solutions for various project and operational needs
  • Employ best practices on managing systems and services across all environments
  • Fault finding, analysis and of logging information for reporting of performance exceptions
  • Proactively monitoring system performance and capacity planning
  • Manage, coordinate, and implement software upgrades, patches on servers and workstations
  • Create and modify scripts or applications to perform tasks
  • Provide input on ways to improve the stability, security, efficiency, and scalability of the environment
  • Collaborate with team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes
 
Skills and Experience:
  • Ability to build and optimize Linux servers
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis on external and internal processes and data to identify opportunities for improvement and answer questions
  • Excellent analytic skills associated with troubleshoot Linux systems
  • Experience performing configuration management (e.g., package installation, starting of services, installing scripts or config files)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as code
  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems, informatics, statistics, or computer science/software engineering
  • Minimum of five years of experience using some of the below software and tools:
    • In depth knowledge of Linux: RedHat, CentOS, etc.
    • Experiences using Puppet, Ansible, and/or Chef
    • Experience with Terraform and auto-deploy software
    • Hands on experience with MySQL, Elastic search
    • Familiarity with VMware and AWS platforms
    • Expert in Shell and/or Python scripting
    • Solid knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP
    • Additional Linux certifications (RHCT, RHCE and LPIC) will be considered an advantage
    • Strong problem solving and communication skills
 
About Fuel  
 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. 
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA
Fuel
Network Engineer- Firewall Centric (Subject Matter Expert), McLean
Job Description
Fuel is looking for a Network Engineer. The Network Engineer is responsible for designing technical solutions for complex problems. The candidate will provide technical oversight of a project solution, including requirement interpretation and allocation of requirements to technical components. The candidate will define processes to support the implementation of requirements. The candidate will be responsible for ensuring that technical solutions leverage industry best practices, designing for security and excellence while minimizing the total cost of ownership. Candidate should be able to define internal and external customer IT infrastructure architecture needs and then design solutions to meet those needs to include: capacity planning, systems configuration and tuning, monitoring backups, and installations of hardware and software. Candidate will be required to work independently with little supervision and should be flexible to work and support IT Operations needs as requested.
Skills and Experience
  • 5+ years of experience configuring, designing, maintaining, and troubleshooting LAN/WAN devices
  • Thorough understanding of network routing concepts (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, IP MPLS)
  • 5+ years of experience configuring/maintaining Cisco ASA/Next Generation Firewall
  • Experience configuring/maintaining other (non-Cisco) hardware firewall devices such as Palo Alto Network, F5, or Juniper Next Generation Firewalls
  • Basic understanding of QoS concepts
  • Experience with network monitoring technologies
  • Ability to take ambiguous requirements or problems and convert them into technical solutions
  • Ability to partner with systems administrators, storage administrators, and application developers to solve complex problems
  • Complex problem management research and issue resolution
  • Ability to mentor junior network engineers
Desired Knowledge/Skills
  • Experience configuring, designing, and troubleshooting IP multicast streams
  • Experience configuring, designing, and troubleshooting QoS in LAN or WAN devices
  • Juniper, Palo Alto, or Cisco Next Generation Firewalls Certifications
About Fuel  
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. 
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA
Fuel
Data Engineer SME, McLean VA
Job Description

Fuel is seeking a Data Engineer to join our growing team.The Data Engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
Duties may include:
  1. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  2. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.
  3. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  4. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  5. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  6. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  7. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.
  8. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  10. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
 
 
Skills and Experience:
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 10+ years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho.
  4. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
 
Desired Skills:
  1. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, C, C++, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, Ruby on Rails, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  2. Knowledge of servers operating systems; Windows, Linux, Distributed Computing, Blade Centers, and cloud infrastructure
  3. Strong problem solving skills
  4. Ability to comprehend database methodologies
  5. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  6. Ability to follow directions and finish task 
About Fuel  
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. 
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA
Fuel
Data Engineer, Expert McLean
Job Description
Fuel is seeking a Data Engineer. The Data Engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
 
Duties may include:
  1. Research, design, develop and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or application software.
  2. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  3. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.
  4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  7. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  8. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.
  9. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  11. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
 
Skills and Experience:
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 8-10 years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho.
  4. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
  5. Familiarization with NoSQL datastores
  6. Familiarization executing jobs in Big Data Technologies (i.e., Hadoop or Spark)
  7. Top Secret clearance with FS Polygraph
 
Desired Skills:
  1. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, C, C++, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, Ruby on Rails, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  2. Knowledge of servers operating systems; Windows, Linux, Distributed Computing, Blade Centers, and cloud infrastructure
  3. Strong problem solving skills
  4. Ability to comprehend database methodologies
  5. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  6. Ability to follow directions and finish task
 
About Fuel  
 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area.
 
 
Category: none  |   Location: Chantilly, Virginia
Fuel
Data Engineer (Expert) Chantilly, VA
Job Description
Fuel is looking for an Expert Data Engineer. The Data Engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
Duties may include:
  1. Provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems
  2. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  3. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  7. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  9. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
 
Skills and Experience
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 8+ years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
  4. Active TS/SCI clearance with current FS Polygraph
 
Desired Skills
  1. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  2. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho
  3. Knowledge of servers operating systems: Linux, windows
  4. Strong problem solving skills
  5. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  6. Ability to follow directions and finish task
 
About Fuel  
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. 
 
Category: none  |   Location: Chantilly, VA
Fuel
Data Engineer (Subject Matter Expert) Chantilly, VA
Job Description
Fuel is looking for a Data Engineer to join our growing team. The Data Engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
Duties may include:
  1. Provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems
  2. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  3. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  7. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  9. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
 
Skills and Experience
 
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 10+ years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
  4. Active TS/SCI clearance with current FS Polygraph
 
Desired Skills
  1. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  2. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho
  3. Knowledge of servers operating systems: Linux, windows
  4. Strong problem solving skills
  5. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  6. Ability to follow directions and finish task
 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area.  
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA
Fuel
Data Manager- SME. McLean, VA
Job Description
Fuel is seeking a Data Manager that acquires, controls, and catalogs large scale, complex datasets for our customer’s mission.  The position requires a highly detail oriented individual who understands the complexities of data movement and curation.  The data manager will also be responsible for analyzing the customer’s current dataset catalog to identify gaps that will then drive additional targeted dataset acquisitions as appropriate.
 
Duties may include:
  1. Determine data that needs to be collected and resources to be used.
  2. Organizes, implements, and enforces correct data collection policies and procedures.
  3. Trains employees on proper data collection methods, tools and equipment.
  4. Establishes data collection quality standards and ensures they are met.
  5. Ensures that data management system is operating correctly.
  6. Troubleshoots for solutions in all data-related problems areas.
  7. Documents procedures for data management processes.
  8. Develops methodologies for data collection and evaluation relevant to each project.
  9. Performs analysis to determine adequacy of data collection and evaluation to each project.
  10. Ensures data management system is compliant with all relevant laws and regulations.
  11. Evaluates data management system to improve operational procedures.
  12. Develops and disseminates data catalog reports upon request.
  13. Performs presentation at meetings.
 
Skills and Experience:
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  2. 10+ years of data management experience
  3. Proven ability to multi-task, independent, self-starter
  4. Possesses excellent mathematical abilities and organizational skills
  5. Demonstrates excellent analytical and critical thinking skills and pays close attention to detail
  6. Displays strong management and leadership skills
  7. Effectively communicate (verbal and written) with technical and non-technical personnel
  8. Top Secret clearance with FS Polygraph
 
About Fuel 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VIRGINIA
Fuel
Data Engineer – SME McLean, VA
Job Description
Fuel is seeking a Data Engineer that will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
Duties may include:
 
  1. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  2. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.
  3. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  4. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  5. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  6. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  7. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.
  8. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  10. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
 
Skills and Experience
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 10+ years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho.
  4. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
  5. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, C, C++, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, Ruby on Rails, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  6. Knowledge of servers operating systems; Windows, Linux, Distributed Computing, Blade Centers, and cloud infrastructure
  7. Strong problem solving skills
  8. Ability to comprehend database methodologies
  9. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  10. Ability to follow directions and finish task
  11. Top Secret Clearance with FS Polygraph
 
About Fuel 
Fuel Consulting LLC helps clients create the path to their future.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VA
Fuel is seeking a Systems Integrator (SI) to support a customer with maturing a newly established cross-organization portfolio management office for technical and mission programs.   The ideal candidate should be: proactive, forward-leaning self-starter able to work in a dynamic organization; knowledgeable in advanced technologies that support intelligence collection and analysis systems; experience identifying and gathering requirements; managing and integrating Project Management Review (PMR) information from multiple, diverse projects and customers.
 
Major Responsibilities
  • Create, draft and review program documentation and develop processes that can include planning documents, tracking action items, developing briefings, and coordinating project events.
  • Establish a knowledge management structure that identifies, collects, synthesizes, organizes and manages knowledge in support of the customer’s office. 
  • Analyze initiatives and activities and catalog them into focused areas to determine commonalities and differences to create a structure for seamless transparency and sharing of knowledge/content.   
  • Create and maintain a MS SharePoint site to serve as a central repository of the customer’s working documents and finished products.
  • Maintain customer’s TalkAbout website to include working with graphic artists to evolve the site as well as identifying and posting new content to the site as necessary
  • Respond to quick turnaround taskers in the form of a quick analysis working with MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
   
Required Qualifications
  • 5-10 years of experience specific to this position
  • Hands-on experience with MS SharePoint, preferably a Site Collection Administrator (SCA)
  • Experience evaluating and/or developing project documentation and working with others to monitor technical efforts and capture technical requirements
  • Familiarity with project management
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication, organizational, and administrative skills required.
  • Ability and skill at pivoting to act on quick turn-around needs
  • Graphics experience and website development are a plus
  • Top Secret Clearance with polygraph
 
 
About Fuel
Fuel Consulting LLC transforms organizations and capabilities.  Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help clients achieve their vision and leave a legacy.  If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel.   Fuel offers competitive benefits package.  Fuel is a woman-owned small business serving intelligence community and commercial clients in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area.  
 
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VA
Fuel is seeking an experienced training instructor with a background in advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning to work in McLean, VA.  The instructor will teach machine learning concepts and capabilities (software product) to a wide audience including executives; managers; analysts; technologists; and data scientists.  The instructor should have experience developing curriculum and measuring learning.  The goal of the training curriculum is to enhance the AIML acumen and appreciation and prepare the workforce for the future.  Ideally, this unicorn of an instructor would have: classroom experience + curriculum development experience + analytic or targeting systems/tools experience + experience with machine learning capabilities.   While the latter is desired, the candidate’s capacity to learn about machine learning will suffice. 
 
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Lead and manage all aspects of a multi-faceted curriculum
  • Update training materials as needed
  • Recommend improvements to both training materials and software based on course feedback and observations
  • Develop ideas for new courses as appropriate
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: 
  • 10 years of classroom instruction experience
  • 5 years of curriculum development experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of intelligence community foundation capabilities including analysis; targeting; collection and operations
  • Training intelligence community audiences in any or all of these disciplines
  • Very strong communication skills
  • Upbeat, energetic, confident personal presence
  • Top Secret with Polygraph clearance clearance required
EXTRA CREDIT FOR UNICORN-LIKE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
  • Exposure to and understanding of data science or hard sciences
  • Coding skills in Python and/or R 
Category: none  |   Location: Chantilly, VA
Data Manager 
JOB DESCRIPTION
Fuel Consulting is seeking two data managers to work in a high tempo, operational environment.  The positions can be based in either Chantilly, Warrenton or McLean, VA, depending on the experience level of the selected candidate.

The data manager acquires, controls, and catalogs large scale, complex datasets for our customer’s mission.  The position requires a highly detail oriented individual who understands the complexities of data movement and curation.  The data manager will also be responsible for analyzing the customer’s current dataset catalog to identify areas of weakness which will then drive additional targeted dataset acquisition technologies as appropriate.
 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: 
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  2. Experience
    1. Position #1 - A subject matter expert with 10-15 years of data management experience
    2. Position #2 -  A full performance officer with 5-10 years of experience
  3. Proven ability to multi-task, independent, self-starter
  4. Possesses excellent mathematical abilities and organizational skills
  5. Demonstrates excellent analytical and critical thinking skills and pays close attention to detail
  6. Displays strong management and leadership skills
  7. Effectively communicate (verbal and written) with technical and non-technical personnel
  8. TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance is required
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  1. Determine data that needs to be collected and resources to be used.
  2. Organizes, implements, and enforces correct data collection policies and procedures.
  3. Trains employees on proper data collection methods, tools and equipment.
  4. Establishes data collection quality standards and ensures they are met.
  5. Ensures that data management system is operating correctly.
  6. Troubleshoots for solutions in all data-related problems areas.
  7. Documents procedures for data management processes.
  8. Develops methodologies for data collection and evaluation relevant to each project.
  9. Performs analysis to determine adequacy of data collection and evaluation to each project.
  10. Ensures data management system is compliant with all relevant laws and regulations.
  11. Evaluates data management system to improve operational procedures.
  12. Develops and disseminates data catalog reports upon request.
  13. Performs presentation at meetings.
Category: none  |   Location: McLean, VA
Fuel Consulting is seeking a data engineer/ETL subject matter expert to work in a high tempo, operational environment in McLean, VA.  The data engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, data extraction, analytical support, operational support, database support, and maintenance support of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation.
 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  2. 10+ years of related software engineering and ETL experience.
  3. Experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho.
  4. Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills.
  5. TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance is required.
 
DESIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:
  1. Experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, C, C++, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, Ruby on Rails, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON
  2. Knowledge of servers operating systems; Windows, Linux, Distributed Computing, Blade Centers, and cloud infrastructure
  3. Strong problem solving skills
  4. Ability to comprehend database methodologies
  5. Focus on continual process improvement with a proactive approach to problem solving
  6. Ability to follow directions and finish task
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Research, design, develop and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or application software.
  2. Develop complex data flows, or makes significant enhancements to existing pipelines.
  3. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.
  4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.
  6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation.
  7. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for the ETL process
  8. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.
  9. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.
  10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.
  11. May serve as a technical team or task leader.
Category: none  |   Location: Reston, VA
Fuel is seeking a subject matter expert engineer in AWS Dev/Ops to assist in the deployment and management of various cloud environments within the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). This position is located in Reston, VA and Washington, DC.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop AWS infrastructure for Dev, Test and Ops.
  • Standup, automate, and manage AWS environments for multiple projects and programs.
  • Lead service delivery and support functions and work with tech team to manage production uptime and availability.
  • Ensure application and/or infrastructure security with industry best practices and tools.
  • Maintain monitoring of environments, generate and analyze cloud metrics, and developing standard reports for the government.
  • Excellent communication skills with customer, team, and leadership.
  • Manage and implement Configuration Management and Risk Management Framework.
  • Other tasks as required.
 
Qualifications: 
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance with ability to pass CI Poly.
  • Must have at least 10 years’ experience in cloud engineering or related field.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent training and/or experience with a Master's degree or advanced training in information technology.
  • Experience setting up AWS infrastructure, VCPs, and security user groups and roles.
  • Strong experiences with multiple AWS services IIAM, Cloud Formation/Formation Templates, CloudWatch, ECS, Lamda, etc.).
  • Familiarity with containers and container management frameworks such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Experiences with CI tools
  • Relevant technical Skills (e.g. scripting, Python, etc.)
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • AWS Certifications or other cloud certifications
  • Deep understanding of AWS architecture
  • Experience working within DIA.
 
Travel Requirements: 
  • Travel may be required both inside and outside the Washington National Capital Region (NCR).
Category: none  |   Location: Washington, DC
Fuel is seeking a Systems Architect to work in either Reston, VA or Washington, DC. 

Responsibilities:
·        Provide oversight and strategic direction in the development enterprise and system Architecture practices, principles, documentation, and governance.
·        Provide Subject Matter Expertise (SME) in system architectures support across the enterprise’s IT disciplines (i.e. Virtual & Physical Servers, Cloud technologies, Network, etc).
·        Evaluate and validate multiple systems architecture across the enterprise and determine interdependencies, overlaps, and or gaps.
·        Assist in strategy planning, guidance, programmatic review and validation of enterprise IT enclaves and suites.
·        Engage with internal and external stakeholders, participate in technical exchanges, and support briefings to senior leadership in an effort to facilitate the development of the enterprise architecture, artifacts, standards, and governance.
·        Prepare graphic, textual presentations, and diagrams in support of briefings, whitepapers, technical exchanges, and reviews.
·        Integrate current and future enterprise architectures with industry best practices and frameworks.
·        Other tasks as required.
Qualifications:
·        Must have an active/current TS/SCI and ability to pass a Polygraph.
·        At least 7 or more years of specialized experience with enterprise & systems architecture.
·        Bachelor's degree or equivalent training and/or experience.  
·        Experience with instrumentation of architectures frameworks processes, and software suites such as DoDAF, ServiceNow, Microsoft Visio, and TBM.
·        Ability to work comfortably with mid- and senior-level civilian/military personnel.
·        Ability to work independently, demonstrated flexibility and adaptability to quickly adjust to changing priorities and support tasks as assigned by leadership
·        Detail oriented, strong analysis and organizational skills, forward-thinking skills to anticipate and proactively provide recommendations to customers and team.
·        Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Strong public speaking skills required. Ability to create original documentation.
Travel Requirements:
·        Travel may be required both inside and outside the Washington National Capital Region (NCR).

 
Candidates can apply on our website at https://www.fuelconsultingllc.com/company/careers-with-fuelor email info@fuelconsultingllc.com. Follow us on Twitter: @FuelConsult.
 
About Fuel
Fuel Consulting, LLC helps clients create the path to their future. Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy. If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel. Fuel offers a competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving the Intelligence Community and commercial clients in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
 
Category: Customer Service  |   Location: McLean, VA
Job Description
Fuel is seeking a Performance Management Consultant to help deliver actionable, prioritized performance-oriented statements; improve an existing performance management (processes and measurements) into the client’s new business plan; identify and optimize key processes; address gaps between desired results and baselined measures; suggest resources and processes to close the gaps; and establish and facilitate a management review program.  Underpinning these activities, the consultant will need to help the customer evolve from a mostly manual “dashboard” capability to an automated process using Tableau.
 
Major Responsibilities
  • Facilitate and lead working sessions with stakeholders to identify goals and values
  • Identify and develop benchmarks; research and apply best practices
  • Conduct capability assessment and gap analysis
  • Support the preparation of senior-level corporate briefings, rolling up detailed data into impact statements and framing that insight for senior decision-makers
  • Prepare, manage and review high-level communications and correspondence to include briefings, reports, submissions and notes that ensure completeness, accuracy, and timeliness
  • Conduct cross-team analysis of performance data and then improving processes to help improve performance
  • Integrate client’s workflow data from JIRA to Service Now and Primavera P6
  • Utilize Tableau to visualize the data analytics
  • Coordinate with senior leadership to understand their data to expand budget planning
Leverage Agile and PMF to look for ways to improve
 
Desired Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years’ of experience providing a combination of both strategic planning and  performance management services for Intelligence Community customers
  • Demonstrated experience standing up and evolving Tableau services
  • Exhibited experience coordinating with senior leadership to finalize strategic documents and products
  • Possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to help execute the intelligence mission and convey progress to key stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience managing or standing up performance management programs
  • Demonstrated process improvement experience to include analytical and problem solving skills that facilitate analyzing mission processes, functions, requirements, existing capabilities and identifying shortfalls
Candidates can apply on our website at https://www.fuelconsultingllc.com/company/careers-with-fuelor email info@fuelconsultingllc.com. Follow us on Twitter: @FuelConsult.
 
About Fuel
Fuel Consulting, LLC helps clients create the path to their future. Clients get expertise that needs no ramp-up time to deliver the best practices, customized tools, and methodologies to help them achieve their vision and leave a legacy. If helping others and working with a team of exceptionally talented individuals excites you, then look no further than Fuel. Fuel offers a competitive benefits package and is a woman-owned small business serving the Intelligence Community and commercial clients in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.