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Job #: R-00014971
Location: Aurora, CO
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Description

Job Requisition:

Applied Mathematician / Statistician with active TS/SCI clearance

Job Description:

The Integrated Solutions Division is seeking an Applied Mathematician/ Statistician in Aurora, Colorado to support maintenance and development for the CEGS system, a real-time operational SIGINT processor. The system applications are implemented in C++ and Java, with development managed by an established and successful software development team with good customer visibility. The candidate must possess an active TS security clearance at a minimum, or ideally an active TS/SCI security clearance with a CI polygraph.

The candidate will be responsible for supporting software development on a backend system that utilizes statistical models, 3D coordinate systems, algorithm design and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) related to software baseline changes. The candidate will analyze statistical models, 3D coordinate systems and GIS in order to update algorithms and increase accuracy of existing capabilities. The candidate will be a full-time applied mathematician/statistician analyst working in the factory development environment. Familiarity with comparative analysis, BASH/UNIX/LINUX, and automated regression testing approaches is highly desirable. In addition to working with other SIGINT analysts and software developers, the candidate will interface with project managers, systems engineers, and customers on a regular basis, so good communications skills are a must.

  

Primary Responsibilities

Support development on backend system which utilizes statistical models, 3D coordinate systems, algorithm design and GIS

  • Attend weekly developer meetings to participate in software ticket prioritization and assignment
  • Communicate status via software ticket tracking tool (currently Trac)
  • Evaluate data at macro/micro levels and trend historical performance using various statistical applications

Basic Qualifications

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below

  • BS Degree in Mathematics or Statistics with a strong focus in statistics/math or equivalent with 0-10 years of statistics/math experience using C++, Machine Learning, Matlab, Mathematica, Python programming, etc.
  • Linux (RedHat / CentOS or equivalent)
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are required, as well as the ability to maintain professionalism in a diverse customer environment
  • Currently hold an active TS/SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

  • Software development experience in any language
  • Experience with GIS or SIGINT processing
  • MS degree in Applied Math

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Software Engineering

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Intelligence

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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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