Data Scientist - TS/SCI with Poly

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Job Category:
Statistics / Mathematics
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Exciting new position for a Data Scientist here with Leidos. Our new role will work in a Cloud and Target Analysis environment and will focus on the following disciplines:


- Analysis
- Process automation
- Data Normalization
- Data Visualization
- Machine Learning
- Statistics
- Cloud Analytics
- Scripting
- Prototyping Analytics


This new position will be responsible for using advanced mathematical and statistical concepts and theories to analyze and collect data and construct solutions to business problems. Performs complex statistical analysis on experimental or business data to validate and quantify trends or patterns identified by business analysts. Constructs predictive models, algorithms and probability engines to support data analysis or product functions; verifies model and algorithm effectiveness based on real-world results. Designs experiments and methodologies to generate and collect data for business use. Projects may include a focus on “quantitative finance” or help identify new business opportunities. 


This position will develops technical solutions that require collaboration with internal experts, deep analyses and understanding of impact on end-product/solution. Develops solutions to technical problems and issues that are unclear and require deep technical knowledge.


The Data Scientist requires:

- BS and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.


Shall have five years’ experience and demonstrated, in-depth experience in at least two skill areas in at least three of the following categories:

o Statistical Analysis
o Modeling/Machine Learning
o Graph Theory
o Algorithm Design

Computer Science
o Scripting
o Databases
oCloud Computing
o Object-Oriented Programming

Domain Expertise/Analysis
o Current agency analytic tools and databases
o SIGINT Collection Systems
o Metadata Analysis
o Data Mining

o Data Visualization
o Business Intelligence
o Presentation Skills

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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