Data Manager SME : TS/SCI with Poly required in McLean, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

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    McLean, VA
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    Greater than 15 years
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Job Description

Researches, designs, develops, and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. The data manager acquires, controls, and catalogs large scale, complex datasets for our customers 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 customers current dataset catalog to identify areas of weakness which will then drive additional targeted dataset acquisition technologies as appropriate.

1. Determines 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 requests.

13. Performs presentation at meetings.


BA/BS in Computer Science or a related discipline.


20+ years of data management experience.


For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.