Data Scientist

11/10/17
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

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  Full Time   Employee   Contractor


Alexandria
Virginia
United States

ManTech International Corporation is looking for a Data Science-Machine Learning Specialist for our client location in Springfield, VA or Sterling, VA or Washington, DC.

General Responsibilities:
We are seeking highly-qualified Data scientists to lead the development and delivery of advanced, machine learning and predictive modelling solutions. Individuals experienced with large, structured and unstructured datasets are needed to transform, analyze, and model Data for more effective decision support. Many analytical approaches are needed to support current and future work, including: Data mining, clustering analysis, pattern recognition and extraction, automated classification and categorization, and entity resolution. These and many other techniques will be needed to implement risk-based targeting models of national security concern.

? Lead projects with hands-on analysis and modeling, leveraging Data analysis and analytical techniques and methods to solve complex business problems.
? Perform problem domain definition, including Data identification and analysis.
? Extract, aggregate, manipulate, categorize, clean, and transform Data associated within an identified problem space for use in predictive modeling.
? Perform exploratory Data analysis and feature generation
? Identify patterns and/or anomalies in large datasets
? Perform automated text/Data classification and categorization as well as entity recognition, resolution and extraction.
? Develop algorithms; train, evaluate, and deploy predictive analytics models using machine learning methods.

Qualifications:
? Bachelor?s Degree (required), Master?s or Ph.D. degree (preferred) in operations research, industrial engineering, mathematics, statistics, computer science/engineering, and other related technical fields or equivalent practical experience
? Significant experience in developing machine learning models and applying advanced analytics solutions to solve complex business problems
? Experience with unsupervised and supervised machine learning methods
? Experience processing large-scale Data sets (using Hadoop, HBase, Pig, etc.)

Skills:
? Object-oriented programming languages: Java, Scala
? Experience working in a team and deploying solutions in an iterative or agile software development environment is a plus
? Database and Data Management - working with large unstructured

Clearance Requirements:
? TS/SCI with ability to obtain CBP Suitability OR TS with ability to obtain CBP Suitability

Location: Alexandria, VA or Sterling, VA or Washington DC

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