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Job #: R-00108131
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Data Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5,000
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Are you ready to work on a program that supports mission focused projects? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will enjoy great benefits such as paid time off (PTO), flexible schedules, discounted stock purchase plans, career growth, unlimited education and training support, parental paid leave and more! You will have the opportunity to work under the best leadership in the industry at all levels; where supporting their employees and what they do-is what matters.

On this program we work super hard but also has fun.  We have chili cooks offs, Pi Day with Pies, lunches brought in for the teams and program, end of year celebrations, recognition awards and much, much more.

This is a high profile program supporting projects working on highly visible applications AND building the next generation of these applications.

In this role as a Program Data Analyst will coordinate and compile data across the teams using the services tools and to ensure that data addresses business questions for senior leadership's reporting and analysis needs. Will provide data using monitoring tools to evaluate event-based operational responses, real-time system checks and track service response times. These tools will assist the program to tactically and strategically assess established metrics for effectiveness and, if necessary, create optimized metrics response times that more accurately reflect system availability across all platforms. This position is located in Reston, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Polygraph in order to be considered. 


This position, at time, may provide the ability to work remote.

Primary Responsibilities:

·       Documents reporting requirements and processes and validates data components as required.

·       Designs, tests, and documents processes to extract data via Splunk, Elk, and SQL queries.

·       Experience with relational databases and knowledge of query tools and/or statistical software.

·       Performs data collection, analysis, validation and reporting.

·       Experience with Tableau reporting

·       Extracts and analyzes data from various sources, including databases, manual files, and external websites.

·       Responds to data inquiries from various groups within an organization.

·       Creates and publishes regularly scheduled and ad hoc reports.

·       Strong analytical and organizational skills

·       Works to achieve key project/program objectives and deliverables

·       Coordinates with the Sponsor, understands the Sponsor’s technical and mission intent and operationalizing technical solutions that enact their intent

·       Coordinates across technical and organizational boundaries

·       Establishes and maintains an inclusive work environment consistent with Leidos values

·       Regularly employs ingenuity and creativity to develop new technical solutions and systems in order to achieve functional objectives.

·       Communicates with internal team members across multiple areas and client team members to convey new practices and approaches

·       Recommends and develops new technical solutions, products, and/or standards in support of functions strategy and operations.

·       Provide highly sensitive ad-hoc reports using Power Query/Power BI

Required Qualifications

·       Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

·       Typically requires BS degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience of prior relevant, additional experience in lieu of degree

·       Experience providing technical oversight within a team and throughout the organization

·       Influences development of solutions that impact strategic project/program goals and business results.

·       Recommends and develops new technical solutions, products, and/or standards in support of functions strategy and operations.

·       5 years of experience as a Data Analyst with strong SQL expertise.

·       Experience querying data from Splunk and Elk.

·       Documents reporting requirements and processes and validates data components as required.  Provide special reports and analyses to support the business as necessary.

·       Conduct regular audits to ensure data integrity.

·       Identifies issues, analyzes available data and information and recommends changes to management.

·       Creates and maintains multiple operational reporting tools.

·       Provides analytical support of actual results against budget and feasibility of proposed business strategies.

·       Consolidates data reports and delivers to help drive data-based strategic decision making.

·       Provides analysis prior to and following any recommended changes.

·       Ensures accuracy of data through partnerships with team members. Provides day-to-day validation and spot checks.

·       Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

·       Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance. 


Pay Range:

Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.  For more information, visit

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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