Data SME

Data SME

Are you a data professional ready to join a dynamic team cracking the government’s most exhilarating data puzzles? Does the idea of using data to justify the adoption of business transformation excite you? Do you enjoy partnering with decision-makers to understand data insights and develop solutions that help them better control costs, ensure basic accountability, anticipate the future, measure performance, and maintain optimal operations? If so, IVERTIX is the place for you!  

IVERTIX is seeking experienced Data Subject Matter Experts (SME) to join our team. As a Data Subject Matter Experts (SME), your expertise in Data Science, Data Visualization, and Data Engineering will be pivotal in shaping the future of our data-driven capabilities. 


  • Support data initiatives by guiding the development of automations, improving data quality, and creating visually compelling data analytics. 
  • Provide actionable insights to defense leadership and decision-makers.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to deliver multi-phased digital enterprise solutions through a focus on process analysis, data transformation, and pragmatic change management.
  • Lead data driven decision making utilizing data analysis and statistical modeling techniques to support evidence-based decision-making.
  • Leverage historical and predictive analytics to anticipate trends, identify potential cost-saving opportunities and optimize resource allocation.
  • Conduct scenario analysis to assess the impact of different courses of action and identify effective strategies to achieve organizational goals.
  • Implement performance metrics that align to PSA objectives, enabling continuous evaluation of executive effectiveness.
  • Lead the coordination of requirements meetings or conduct requirements workshops and sessions, with business and stakeholders. 


  • Secret clearance is required; TS/SCI clearance is preferred. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Data Subject Matter Expert or related role, with demonstrated experience with digital strategy, IT project management, enterprise architecture, SDLC, or transformation.
  • High level of proficiency in Python, DataBricks, SQL, Spark, and other Data Engineering and Data Science tools.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams. 
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a commitment to delivering high-quality results. 
  • Must be in the DC Metro area and available to work onsite (Crystal City, VA and Alexandria, VA) 2-3 days per week. 


Nice to Have: 

  • Knowledge of Qlik/Qlik Sense, QVD/QlikView, and Qlik Production Application Standards (QPAS) is a significant plus.  
  • Recent DoD or IC-related experience. 

If you are passionate about leveraging your data subject matter expert skills and working with cutting-edge technologies to enable efficient data analysis, we encourage you to apply. Join our team and be a part of our mission to provide streamlined and rapid access to critical information.

Interview Requirements:

  • Video Interview – Yes (may include technical assessment)

Interview Prep:

  • Candidates should be prepared to clearly articulate their experience creating data-related software applications from scratch (Recent evidence of this should be easily identifiable in their resume). 
  • Candidates should be prepared to clearly articulate data problems that their applications have solved in their past.
  • Candidates should be prepared to discuss what technologies they have hands-on experience with and demonstrate in-depth understanding of those technologies during the technical assessment. 
  • Candidates should be prepared to clearly articulate their experience working with very large data sets/Big Data, like that of large federal agency. 
  • Candidates should be prepared to clearly articulate their proficiency with data and software-related programming languages and explain their thought processes related to problem solving. 
  • Candidates should be prepared to discuss their onsite availability.

Fully Remote Option:

  • Fully remote work schedules are not currently available.

Clearance Sponsorship:

  • We will only consider candidates that currently possess an active interim Secret security clearance or higher at this time. 

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