POTFF Data Scientist I
Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group anticipates several openings for Data Scientist I's at various locations to support the Protection of the Force and Family (POTFF) Contract.
The Data Scientist shall be responsible for entering, cleaning, and conducting basic data manipulation and analysis. Operating in consultation with POTFF program staff and the Government’s POTFF biostatistician, the data scientist shall build and disseminate databases and spreadsheets designed to record POTFF related programmatic data. Provide consultation and assistance to supported units and POTFF staff to identify opportunities and methods for capturing data relating to POTFF programs and initiatives. Prepare reports and presentations that accurately convey data trends and associated analysis. The contractor will be granted access to Government systems to enter and analyze data.
Bachelor’s degree in quantitative science, social science or related discipline. Proficient with the suite of Microsoft Office programs, including Word, Excel and Access. Basic proficiency with commonly used statistical software application (e.g. SPSS, SAS, and R). e
Excellent communication skills and shall be highly detail oriented and organized. Proficiency may be demonstrated through work history or a history of publications or a combination thereof.
US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a government secret security clearance.
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.