Leidos is hiring a Data Scientist at Ft. Meade. All work is on site; an active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph is required!
Leidos is hiring a Data Scientist at Fort Meade, MD. This position is part of a large program supporting Air Combat Command’s (ACC) Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission. A candidate must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph to be considered for the role.
The Data Scientist candidate will provide a host of services to the Air Force which includes but is not limited to:
Data mining analyzing data from AF and NSA databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development and manpower and personnel strategies.
Developing custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets and use predictive modeling to increase and optimize 70ISRW outcomes.
Developing testing framework and test model quality.
Developing processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.
Identifying and customizing, if necessary, COTS tools for administration and data collection, or to leverage, support, and integrate the process with tools built for the AF and/or its component elements.
Providing an advanced capability for data analysis of relevant information from disparate data types, promoting visualization and storytelling to discover insights that help guide business decisions.
Coordinating and facilitating Community of Practice (COP) and working group meetings, to include meeting logistics, agenda development and presenter coordination, day-of execution and facilitation, documentation and distribution of meeting minutes and presentations.
Active TS/SCI with a polygraph
MA/MS in Computer Science, Math, Data Science, Information Systems or related discipline and 10+ yrs of experience in data modeling, data analysis and/or data science experience
10+ years in the intelligence community
1+ yrs with Tableau
Ability to translate complex, technical, or analytic findings into an easily understood narrative- tell a story with the data in graphical, verbal, or written form.
Experience performing research in Data Analytics or big data.
Experience supporting the ACC ISR enterprise and/or the Air Force
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Data Scientist
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