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Systems Engineer Technical Specialist

St Louis, MO 63103
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


Database Engineers partner with Software Product Teams and end users to understand needs, make recommendations for database architectures. Once recommendations are approved, the Database Engineer implements leveraging modern, database technologies such as PostGRES and NOSQL database technologies. The Database Engineer is proficient in modern, cloud offerings and cloud database services, how to work with them, and how they fit in modern, cloud native applications that leverage the twelve factors found at https://12factor.net. This includes how to build and deploy modern cloud native data architectures, data processing and analytics pipelines and being able to make appropriate tradeoff decisions in data architectures between stable, structured, persistent data and dynamic, streaming, perishable data.

Duties include:

  • Conditioning software for inclusion in a database.
  • Leverages software-, platform- and infrastructure- as-a-service to deliver GEOINT solutions.
  • Ensures optimum efficiencies for the utilization of cloud native or cloud enabled databases.
  • Creates and maintains data architecture using automated software deployment pipelines with Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) tools.



  • Bachelors degree of higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program, or equivalent Senior Level work experience as a Data Engineer.
  • Senior-level working experience in government or industry supporting or leading cloud-based systems engineering efforts.
  • Demonstrated experience using the following technologies:
    • PostGRES/PostGIS
    • NoSQL
    • Amazon Web-Services
    • Cloud Foundry


  • Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-12-04 Expires: 2021-01-03

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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