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Job #: R-00032629
Location: Atlanta, GA
Category: Data Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has an immediate opening for an R Shiny Developer to contribute to various data science projects working within a cross-functional team for the National Center of Immunization and Respiratory Disease (NCIRD) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA.

The R Shiny Developer would analyze various datasets (both unstructured and structured) to determine data relationships, model datasets for loading/storing in relational databases, create new data pipelines and ETL processes, and create R Shiny dashboards and R Markdown documents working closely with the team and NCIRD staff. This position requires an entrepreneurial mindset while working within the CDC’s guidelines and mandates.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Data wrangling experience in SQL
  • Works well individually as well as in a cross-functional team.
  • Willingness to learn new skills in R
  • Hands on experience in SQL Server Database / SQL Server Management Studio
  • Familiarity with Relational Databases
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a team environment
  • Ability to work remotely and largely unsupervised, but meet deliverable timeframes under pressure
  • Familiarity with the Agile Development methodologies and SCRUM.
  • Familiarity with GitLab / GitHub Desktop
  • Ability to create intuitive and camera-ready visualizations using R packages such as ggplot, ggplot2, lattice, and plotly
  • Familiarity with R packages such as tidyverse, dplyr, maggrittr, rshiny, ggplot2, stringr, purr, and tidyr. 

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and five (5) years of general experience. Six (6) years of general experience is considered equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree. With a Master’s degree, three (3) years of general experience is acceptable. With a PhD, one (1) year of general experience is required.

Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in working on Data Science projects
  • 4-5 years of experience in R development
  • 1-2 years of experience in R Shiny front-end development and R Markdown reports

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Data Scientist

Leidos

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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