Enterprise Data and Analytics Principal Engineer

Location: Cambridge, MA

Req#: 474259
Company Information
Job Description

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work with some of the smartest and most accomplished people you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits, and it’s an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!


Octo is currently seeking an Enterprise Data and Analytics Principal Engineer to join a growing team on an exciting and highly visible project for a DoD customer.


The Octo team is seeking an Enterprise Data and Analytics Principal Engineer that will provide support to develop a macro-level architectural solutions of a multi-region cloud based infrastructure, a cross-cutting application and integration architecture, and a data management and analytics architecture, and provide specialized training to our product teams building on the enterprise platform.

This effort will feature strategic team members co-located with the product teams, primarily in the Boston, MA Area, to support a culture of continuous improvement across the teams.


The successful candidate will have senior knowledge and senior hands-on experience building a data management convention that provide product teams with scalable and isolated data management framework.


Skills & Requirements

Required Skills:

  • Experience with agile and lean philosophies
  • Experience in full stack development to include Java, Web services, Database, and web application development.  
  • Experience with Application Programming Interface (API) development using the REST architectural style.
  • Experience with large scale system, databased and data modeling techniques.
  • Experience working in SQL and Oracle
  • Experience working with data visualization tools
  • At least one (1) example of successfully leading any (DoD or non-DoD) large-scale, complex, and distributed system into the cloud.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience developing APIs based on evolving business capabilities using techniques from
    • Domain-Driven Design (DDD) through patterns like the Bounded Context,
    • Following the ideas behind consumer-driven contracts and the principle of YAGNI,
    • Understanding the communication patterns,
    • Data architectures,
    • Correlated patterns of change involving business functions.
  • Resume must include at least two (2) example of successfully leading any (DoD or non-DoD) large-scale, complex, and distributed system into the cloud.
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery and Continuous Integration techniques  


Education: Bachelors in a Technical Discipline – Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent technical degree or equivalent industry experience.

Years of Experience:

8+ years of experience or more

Clearance: Secret