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Job #: R-00061204
Location: Albany, US
Category: Research Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

Your greatest work is ahead!

The Leidos Research Support Team supporting the National Energy Technology Laboratory is seeking a Geological  Data Scientist to join our Team in Albany, OR as part of our Workforce Development Program. This opportunity will allow side by side execution of research with world-class scientists and engineers using state of the art equipment to contribute to new areas of basic and applied research.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading! Leidos Civil Group helps modernize infrastructure, systems, and security. We are a trusted partner to both government and highly-regulated commercial customers looking for transformative solutions in mission IT, security, software, engineering, and operations. We work with our customers including the FAA, DOE, NASA, National Science Foundation, Transportation Security Administration, Custom and Border Protection, airports, and electric utilities to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient. To learn more, click here: http://https://www.leidos.com/company/our-business/civil

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) is a multi-disciplinary, scientific, and technical-oriented national laboratory. NETL produces technological solutions for America’s energy challenges. From developing creative innovations and efficient energy systems that make coal more competitive, to advancing technologies that enhance oil and natural gas extraction and transmission processes, NETL research is providing breakthroughs and discoveries that support home-grown energy initiatives, stimulate a growing economy, and improve the health, safety, and security of all Americans. Highly skilled men and women at three NETL research sites – Albany, Ore., Morgantown, W.Va., and Pittsburgh, Pa. – conduct a broad range of research activities that support DOE’s mission to advance the national, economic, and energy security of the United States.

The employee will participate in studies relating to a variety of geologic data sources and involve data management, curation, collection, organization, parsing, and production of training data sets.  These studies will have larger applications that enhance access to critical data and advance carbon storage.  This work will involve a multidisciplinary team participation alongside other data scientists, engineers, geologists and computer scientists to support the priorities of the DOE Fossil Energy and Carbon Management mission space.

Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your resume with us today!

Primary Responsibilities

•           Producing training dataset for SmartParse image recognition/extraction

•           Use and build upon existing python tools to extract and label images

•           Build upon work using python, LabelIMG, YOLO (you only look once) model, and tensor flow 

•           Produce additional labeling data to refine and build on current classification capabilities

•           Collaborating with geologists and other science researchers to assist each other in accomplishing project-related tasks.

•           Building relationships with internal and external clients.

Basic Qualifications

•           Bachelor’s degree with a degree in computer science, geology, geochemistry, geo-data, environmental science, with less than two years of experience. 

•           Background in working with a variety of different types of data and large data

•           Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

•           Familiarity with geologic data, geologic systems, and geohazards is strongly preferred

•           Evidence of substantive participation in the geospatial scientific community. 

•           Awareness and/or willingness to learn ArcGIS and other types of software and techniques for data management in a geologic context.  

  This research position is intended to be a term position, with varying levels of commitment that are not expected to last longer than 2 years. You will be informed prior to applying what length of commitment is anticipated. Also, those who successfully fill a term position, may be invited to apply for an additional term. Nothing in this paragraph is intended to create an employment contract. Employment will remain at will.    

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External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

College

Job Family:

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About 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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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