Data Curator
Herndon, VA 
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Job Title
Data Curator
Job Description

Founded in 2007, Markon Solutions is a nationally recognized consulting firm headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia. With employees in seven states and overseas, we support the intelligence community, defense and civilian sectors, as well as commercial clients. Markon is committed to advancing clients through project management and business improvement services offered in a premiere, highly personal environment.

Join our winning team! We empower our employees to make decisions and encourage them to take on leadership roles. New ideas from employees are also encouraged. Markon is a place where you can truly demonstrate your capabilities to your full potential. We are consistently named a Washington Post Top Workplace and Best Place to Work in Virginia because we put our employees first. Markon offers an exceptional benefits package that ranks in the top tier of our industry.

Markon Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Markon Solutions is actively looking for a Data Curator. The Data Curator ensures best practices, consistency, and well-articulated standard operating procedures in the cataloging/curation of mission data assets, as well as input to updated training offerings. While specific experience in client curation tasks or tools is not required, some level of expertise in the discipline or foundational concepts associated with curation is required.

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as Computer Science, Philosophy, or Library Sciences (or another field with relevant curation experience); advanced degree preferred
  • Familiarity with Sponsor data compliance requirements
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Experience working in a Sponsor mission center highly desired
  • Experience using a proprietary or commercial data cataloging tool or platform (e.g. Omni, Collibra, Informatica, Alation) highly desired

Proof of COVID vaccination may be a requirement for employment.

Travel
0 - 10%
Location
Herndon, VA - Herndon, VA US (Primary)
Education
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Full-time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Category
Information Technology
Exemption Type
Exempt
Date Needed By
6/10/2021
Security Clearance
TS/SCI with a Full Scope Polygraph

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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