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Job #: TR-662298
Location: McLean, VA
Category: Data Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Defense & Intel

Job Description:
We are seeking a
Data/Quantitative Behavioral Scientist. The position requires an active TS/SCI
with Polygraph security clearance. The Scientist will be expected to build
statistical models, test hypotheses, interpret, summarize, visualize, and
succinctly report on data holdings. The Scientist will perform research on
various data sources, to include unstructured data using quantitative and
qualitative content analytics. The Data Scientist will plan, organize, arrange,
and implement training and outreach activities for various projects and
programs across the larger data science community within the customer's space.
The Scientist will construct and perform complex database search queries
in multiple databases. The Scientist will leverage automation, cognitive and
science-based techniques to manage data, predict scenarios and prescribe
actions. The Scientist will drive operational efficiency by maintaining their
data ecosystems, sourcing analytics expertise and providing offerings for
continuous insights and improvements

• Data manipulation,
analytic/business insight tools, and data visualization experience
• Experience constructing and performing complex database
search queries
• Experience/ knowledge of computer science concepts, data
architecture, and experience/knowledge of statistics
• Demonstrated ability using statistical analysis, text
analytics, and/or analysis of survey or interview-based data
• Experience working with statistical packages (e.g. SPSS, R,
or SAS) is preferred
• Experience/knowledge of social network and link analysis
tools is preferred (e.g. Palantir, i2 Analyst's Notebook, or Proton)
• Experience working with visual analytics (Tableau) is
required
• Experience working and successfully collaborating with IC
all source analysts
• Ability to communicate technical findings to non-technical
audiences
• TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph

"External
Referral Eligible"
• This is
a Senior level position. At a minimum, candidates must have a BS degree + 8
years of relevant work experience, or a Master's degree + 7 years of relevant
work experience or a Doctorate + 6 years of relevant experience. A Master's
Degree within social science research field: psychology, sociology, economics,
anthropology, consumer sciences, market research, or organizational behavior is
preferred.

External Referral Bonus:
Yes

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Data Scientist

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Defense & Intel
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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