Data Scientist

Notice: This position requires a TS/SCI

EXPERIENCE

Any

KEY SKILLS

  • Statistics
  • Machine Learning
  • Advanced Mathematics
  • Algorithm Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Java
  • Scala
  • Python
  • R
  • SQL
  • Data Analysis / Design / Modeling / Visualization

Data Scientist in Herndon, VA

We are looking to hire a handful of data scientists for a small team that is working on an important, high-impact, big data program in the Intelligence Community.

Our ideal candidate has a firm grounding in data science and is a strong communicator, comfortable interacting with fellow data scientists, the customer, and analysts.

Required:

  • Mastery of statistics, machine learning, algorithms, and advanced mathematics
  • Hands-on software development skills in one of the following programming languages Java, Scala, Python, R, SQL, or similar
  • Firm grounding in data science / analytics - building and vetting complex data sets, performing statistical modeling, building strong data studies, experiments, models and visualizations, generating algorithms
  • Experience with predictive modeling a plus
  • Ability to design data processes, discover novel uses for data, vet data sources, discover “stories”
  • Creative thinking, excellent analytic and research skills, sharp written and verbal communication
  • Ability to act as bridge between data scientists and analysts