Data Architect Lead

Washington, District of Columbia
Delivery – Data Science
About U.Group
U.Group is an advanced technology and creative design company radically focused on using customer-centric innovation to create new opportunities in the public and private sectors. Working collaboratively out of offices in Arlington, VA, Washington, DC, Portland, OR, and in the heart of the action at client sites—U.Group delivers best-in-class digital services, powerful data platforms, augmented reality solutions, integrated marketing strategies, bundled services, and more. To learn more, visit www.U.Group.

Data Architect/Scientist Lead
U.Group is looking for a Data Architect or Data Science Lead to help us stand up and operate a $100+ mil program supporting a large scale effort with a government agency. Our team will be operating and modernizing complex, legacy, large-scale, Internet facing websites and IT systems in the cloud using forward-thinking, modern, open source technologies and backend systems with heavy customer engagement. In this role, you would help run operational leadership of the production function of the Data science across numerous pods of teams delivery on this project over the next three years. You will also be one of the main client facing points of contact for discussing progress and needs around your functional teams. We are looking for leads with experience managing work in a large scale government contract.

What you need:
Shall have a minimum of ten (10) years of IT experience, focusing on data architecture or data services inclusive of the following:
Shall have three (3) years of experience leading data teams in such efforts as: data migration, transformation, data lake implementation/support as well as O&M.
Shall have at least five (5) years of proven expertise in Relational and Dimensional Data Modeling
Must have experience of cloud architecture, specifically AWS, as it relates to data processing (i.e., EC2, S3, Redshift, etc.)
Shall have experience briefing the benefits and constraints of technology solutions to technology partners, stakeholders, team members, and senior levels of management
Shall have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in data science, engineering, statistics
Life at U.Group
We encourage our colleagues to lead balanced lives. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flexible spending, 20 days paid time off, and paid holidays. We also offer:
Flex Time and Remote Work Options
Education reimbursement program
Fitness Reimbursement
Transit/parking subsidy program
Parental Leave Policy
Professional Development Program
401(k) with Company Match

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

U.Group shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.