Data Scientist

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Data Scientist to join a diverse, highly-skilled team to create unique solutions for complex problems in security engineering and cyber domains. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective intelligence, engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Conducts data analytics, data engineering, data mining, exploratory analysis, predictive analysis, and statistical analysis, and uses scientific techniques to correlate data into graphical, written, visual and verbal narrative products. Support ongoing and future programs to advance the state of the art in research and advanced machine learning and data fusion applications in the areas of mission-focused big data analytics and predictive analytics. Support multiple simultaneous projects and take open-ended or high-level guidance. Independently and collaboratively make discoveries that are mission-relevant. Develop machine learning algorithms. Develop visualization strategies and capabilities to support mission and business objectives.

Interact with customers to ensure requirements are met and to develop new features. Should be able to find patterns in unstructured and semi-structured data. Work closely with software developers and program managers to meet timelines and goals. Must be able to deliver findings to a non-technical audience.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4 - 7 years of experience with machine learning and analysis with a significant portion of the experience within the last 3 years.
  • BS Degree in a quantitative or analytical field such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Physics, or Computational Social Science
  • Should have prior experience with large data analytics, machine learning, and automated predictive analytics.
  • Should be proficient with SQL databases.
  • Proficient in one or more big data programming languages, such as Python, C++ or JAVA and familiar with others.
  • Should have experience working with a hybrid team of analyst, engineers, and developers to conduct research, and build and deploy complex, but easy-to-use analytical platforms.
  • Should have knowledge of machine learning techniques including supervised and unsupervised learning.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Candidate must be a resident of Huntsville, Alabama or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, Alabama area.

Other Qualifications

Experience with any of the following is a plus - Python for AI, TensorFlow, Scikit Learn or Pytorch. Knowledge of Splunk, Nifi and Kafka or other big data pipeline architectures. Familiarity with the Elastic Search and Kibana for big data analysis and visualization. Additional skills in Data Analytics, SQL or specific military system domain knowledge a plus. Demonstrable proficiency with multiple languages for ML and advance ML techniques a plus.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Final Top Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

Effective January 4, 2022, in order to enter Leidos/Dynetics facilities in the US and to attend Leidos/Dynetics business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. All Leidos/Dynetics employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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