Data Engineer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

ManTech is seeking a Data Engineer (Palantir) to join our team in supporting SOCOM in Washington, DC

This position requires an active DoD Secret, TS/ SCI security clearance preferred

ManTech International Corporation provides innovative engineering and systems integration services that help our customers solve their toughest, most intractable problems. National defense and homeland security clients depend on our rapid, cost-effective development of adaptable, interoperable, integrated solutions that provide high performance in quick-response scenarios.

General Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with engineers on the team as well as interfacing with the Product Development team.
  • Support Palantir production footprint and work with Palantir Dev to troubleshoot issues,
  • Write and maintain enterprise data integration pipelines and manage large technical projects, including scoping work, interfacing with other teams, and delegating to other engineers.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Mandatory Required Skills:

  • Active Secret clearance required but TS/SCI clearance preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years’ experience (5 years’ experience w/o degree)
  • Strong engineering background, preferred in fields such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Physics, and Data Science
  • Experience or interest in working with and using large scale data to solve valuable business problems.
  • Proficiency with one or more programming languages, such as Python, Java, C++, TypeScript/JavaScript, or similar.
  • Do proactive outreach and engagement with user groups
  • Provide clear and consistent communications both externally and internally with ability to communicate user feedback and onsite signal back to leadership
  • Troubleshoot technical issues onsite and communicate with engineering team/NOC

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with either Palantir, Gotham or Foundry preferred, but not necessary

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

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