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Job #: R-00007668
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Job Description:

The Homeland Security Solutions Group within Leidos is Group is currently seeking expertise to transform and build an end-to-end national-level security environment using DevOps to integrate, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and operate, multiple systems on traditional and cloud platforms in a high stress, fast paced & highly competitive work environment in Washington DC.


  • This role uses Data Science and engineering techniques to satisfy customer requirements.
  • Evaluates and uses algorithms for Natural Language Process (NLP), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML).
  • Uses large data sets to perform entity resolution and extraction for work products and creates models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action.
  • Collaborates across a team of Data Scientists, Data Administrators, and Data Engineers to produce work products.
  • Designs and develops methods, processes, and systems to consolidate and analyze structured and unstructured, diverse sources including "big data" sources.
  • Develops and uses advanced software programs, algorithms, query techniques, models complex business problems, and automated processes to cleanse, integrate, and evaluate datasets.
  • Analyzes the requirements and evaluates technologies for data science capabilities including Natural Language Processing, image understanding, facial similarity, geospatial/temporal analytics, speech to text processing, and keyframe extraction from video, Machine Learning, predictive modeling, statistical analysis, hypothesis testing
  • Works with cross-discipline teams to ensure connectivity between various data sources and business problems.
  • Identifies meaningful insights and interprets and communicates findings and recommendations.
  • Develops algorithms and analytical techniques to improve business performance. Maintains awareness of emerging analytics and big-data technologies.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a business or management-related field accompanied by experience managing technical requirements in complex programs.
Experience displaying expert domain knowledge in a technical field.
Experience negotiating complex scenarios and challenges and devising courses of action to resolve situations with predictable outcomes.
Experience leading critical objectives where decision making is of utmost concern to the outcome.
Experience supervising others.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with the following tools and applications:

- Apache Hive

- Apache Spark

- Apache Hadoop

- Logstash

- Apache Sqoop

- Elastic Search

- Kibana

- R/R Studio


- Spark/Scala

- Kinesis

- Databricks

- Sagemaker

- NeoJ4

- Tensorflow

- Tableau/Qlik

- Kibana

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years or prior relevant experience. Generally has 7+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects. .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

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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