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1399- Data Scientist

Tysons, Virginia
TS/SCI with CI Polygraph


We are looking for a Data Scientist to support a fast-paced, challenging, and rewarding program within the Northern Virginia area. The Scientist will be expected to build statistical models, test hypotheses,
interpret, summarize, visualize, and succinctly report on data findings. The Data Scientist will perform research on various data sources, to include unstructured data using quantitative and qualitative
content analytics. The Scientist will construct and perform complex database search queries in multiple databases using SQL and API interfaces. The Scientist will perform web scraping and apply various
techniques for processing unstructured data. The Scientist will leverage automation and machine learning to manage data, predict scenarios and make recommendations. The Data Scientist will
contribute to building new analytical tools and packages across the enterprise and will be expected to collaborate with team members in a highly technical environment. The Data Scientist will be expected to
learn and leverage emerging technologies including AWS and Git.


  • Strong experience working with Python or R programming languages
  • Experience working with data manipulation, analytic/business insight tools, and data visualization experience
  • Experience with SciPy stack or Tidyverse packages
  • Experience constructing and performing complex database search queries
  • Experience/ knowledge of computer science concepts, data architecture, and experience/knowledge of statistics
  • Experience /familiarity with statistics and probability including predicative modeling
  • Experience with visualizing data using popular packages including Tableau, ggplot or Matplotlib
  • Ability to communicate technical findings to non-technical audiences
  • Bachelor’s degree in a highly quantitative subject or related field (for example, statistics, mathematics, economics, or related field)
  • Position requires a BS degree + 3 years of applicable experience OR a Master's degree + 1 year of applicable experience


  • TS/SCI with CI Polygraph