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Job #: R-00018529
Location: Reston, 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: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Requisition:

Data Scientist TS/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Data Scientist for a position in the Northern Virginia area. This position requires a TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance. 

We are looking for a data scientist to grow its existing automation efforts by enhancing its data analysis and data architecture practices. The data scientist will establish working data sets, configurations, and profiles in support of metric analysis. The data scientist will have proven data architecture experience and have an interest in taking on project-management responsibilities. Candidate must understand and analyze structured and unstructured data.

Mandatory Skills:

  • Requires a BS Degree or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience establishing initial working data sets, configurations, and profiles to support metrics analysis
  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing advanced design configurations for complex data sets
  • Demonstrated experience using SQL Developer for data analysis
  • Demonstrated experience using Piwik data to meet analysis and reporting needs
  • Demonstrated experience producing monthly reports to evaluate usage of programs and applications
  • Demonstrated experience producing reports/metrics to answer immediate needs
  • Demonstrated experience implementing coordination processes
  • Demonstrated experience updating key project stakeholders on project status and convey technical issues
  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Excel in data manipulation
  • Demonstrated experience with relational databases in Oracle using SQL

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with developing data visualizations in Tableau
  • Demonstrated experience with Project Management Framework and implementation of project management processes

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Data Scientist




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

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