Programme Name: LCST
Location: UK Home Worker
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We are in search of a Data Engineer to join the the Information Services (IS) Division within Leidos. This team is responsible for the Supply Chain Integration Platform (SCIP), the IT platform that enables the LCST contract. The Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) within SCIP provides the data platform for reporting and data analysis across the program.
This role sits within the EDW team helping to build the data platform and ensure the right information gets to the right people at the right time. Working with the Senior Data Engineer you will be developing ETL (Extract, Transform & Load) code to enable data pipelines, as well as monitoring and maintaining the existing platform.
This is a junior role and will provide great opportunities to learn and develop your skill set. Knowledge of specific programming languages or technologies is not a prerequisite for the role, but a aptitude for data engineering and a keen interest to learn is.
The current technology stack used is Datastage for ETL, Cognos for reporting & Oracle as the database itself. During 2024 SCIP will be moving into Amazon Web Services (AWS) bringing with it the opportunities to expand the technology stack we use into new toolsets as we improve our capabilities and offering.
- SQL Knowledge (preferably PL-SQL)
- Background in programming with a focus on data
- Degree (or higher) with a strong numeric content
- Keen interest to develop a career in the data engineering field
- IBM Datastage Developer (V11 or above)
- AWS cloud development experience
- Experience of other data pipeline and/or ETL building tools
- Clearance to Start BPSS
- Clearance for Role SC
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What we do for you:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
Who We Are:
The Logistics Commodities & Services Transformation (LCST) Programme for the UK Ministry of Defence is a critical effort to enhance and improve the UK’s defence supply chain. The programme provides essential services such as storage and distribution for the MOD's materiel, including a global freight service and the procurement and inventory management of 70,000 commodity NATO Stock Number (NSNs).
Working together as Team Leidos we are helping to transform the UK's defence supply chain by providing an integration of a complex mixture of services, at low risk, using a modern suite of systems that will deliver one version of the truth. For the first time, the MOD will see the whole picture, as it is happening.
What Makes Us Different:
Purpose: you can use your passion and abilities at Leidos to keep the people you care about safe. We are at the forefront of machine learning, AI, cyber security and solutions. Using your skills in the technology frontline by helping to build a safer world. You can inspire change.
Collaboration: having flexibility to do your job is one of our core benefits, enabling you to become part of our extraordinary team. We have been empowering our people to work flexibly for years. Whether you work from home, the office or on customer sites, we will give you the digital tools and the flexibility to work smarter and align your needs and ours.
People: Leidos empowers people from every background to be themselves and gives you the tools to learn new skills by enabling growth whilst developing. We believe that extraordinary people need opportunities to grow, to be inspired and to inspire others. At Leidos, we invest in technical academies, career rotations and a career development plans that enhance your future.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Original Posting Date:01/23/2024
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.