Computer Data Scientist Job



  Full Time   Employee

Newport News
United States

Computer Data Scientist (Job Number:421380)


SAIC has an opportunity available for a Data Scientist to join our team in Newport News, VA supporting NASA programs.

The data scientist shall provide the following services in support of scientific data mining to include:

Develop and implement statistical and machine learning algorithms and solutions for given aerospace data mining challenges, working closely with NASA scientists and engineers.

Follow and Implement scientific methodology for understanding the domain of the problem, intricacies of the data, formulating the algorithmic approaches, validating the algorithms with testing, and implementing the algorithms for subject expert’s use with good user interface.

Provide support for research and/or development projects that involve the continuing evolution of machine learning algorithms and techniques.

Perform independent analysis of various statistical and machine learning techniques and approaches and perform comparison studies of competing techniques to solve problems, and present the findings Maintain deep knowledge and expertise with various machine learning and statistical techniques and platforms, and languages. Utilize big data analytics tools and platforms such as Python, R, MATLAB, Java, Hadoop, Weka and IBM Watson Content Analytics (WCA).

Optimize the execution of the application, monitor the application for anomalies, and respond to customer trouble reports.

Maintain an electronic library of use cases, algorithms and application documentation.


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience. SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 26, 2016, 9:31:20 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-NEWPORT NEWS
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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