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Job #: R-00005954
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Intern Technical
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking applicants with strong software development skills, and a keen interest in machine learning, creative, self-starters to join our team for internship opportunities. In this role you will have opportunity to have hands-on experience working closely with our software and systems engineering teams.

Depending on your interest, the intern assists in the development and delivery of software solutions related to machine learning, web development, secure analytics and automation. The development of these solutions would include collaborating, researching, designing, documenting and developing or updating software. As an intern, you will get the opportunity to write, debug, and test (unit, functional, and performance) code. Following are the technologies you may have experience with - Python, Scikit-learn, AWS, .Net, SQL and No-SQL databases, D3, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and data visualization tools like Tableau or PowerBI.

Basic Qualifications

Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program for Computer, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field.

GPA of 3.0 or higher is required

Depending on interest:

• You have deep research focus in some or many of the following areas machine learning techniques including classification, clustering, munging raw data, building Chatbots etc.

• You are an adept programmer and can write high quality code (.Net preferred but not mandatory).

• You have a passion for researching and solving complex business problems and you want to see the work you do translate into protecting consumers.

• You are interested in cyber defense and collaborate with other analysts to investigate security events, contextualize them and identify potential threats.

Preferred Qualifications

Certifications in Data Science or Cloud technologies or Cyber Security

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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