General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on TS/SCI level cleared Junior Data Scientist joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in Springfield, VA
Performs data analysis, interpretation, and management duties. Develops rules and methodologies for data collection and analysis
Work as part of a small team of data engineers, database developers and visualization specialists to analyze large sets of structured data, looking for anomalies and undiscovered correlations. Combining analytic, Python, and R skills to discover and solve data problems obscured to the layman by the sheer volume of data. Apply fuzzy matching and statistical analysis to find and deal with inaccurate data points or missing data, and work with data providers to correct their input feeds. You will use a variety of tools to profile and visualize data, developing reports, dashboards, and repeatable analyses for leadership.
Perform deep dive analysis into data sets and reports to identify problems or suspected issues with collected data.
Analyze business operations requirements for data, evaluate existing data quality, and recommend improvement opportunities
Analyze output products to assure data quality and conformance to requirements
Participate in continuous improvement efforts to increase available data quality and speed of delivery
Participate on an Agile development team, using Scrum techniques, as a contributing development team member
Collaborate with peers and provide professional assessments of project tasks
Bachelor's Degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
Agile development certifications preferred.
"We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.