Data Scientist - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Data Scientist to join our team in Norfolk, Virginia.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Formulates and leads guided, multifaceted analytic studies against large volumes of data. 

  • Interprets and analyzes data using exploratory mathematic and statistical techniques based on the scientific method. 

  • Coordinates research and analytic activities utilizing various data points (unstructured and structured) and employ programming to clean, massage, and organize the data. 

  • Experiments against data points, provide information based on experiment results and provide previously undiscovered solutions to command data challenges. 

  • Develops methodology and processes for prioritization and scheduling of projects.  Analyzes problems and determines root causes. 

  • Works closely with all stakeholders to develop strategy for long term data platform architecture. 

  • Apply data science methods and techniques, such as machine learning, statistical modeling, and artificial intelligence to measure and improve results. 

  • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns; build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms; combine models through ensemble modeling; present information using data visualization techniques; propose solutions and strategies to business challenges; collaborate with engineering and product development teams. 



Basic Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science, or other relevant technical field. 

  • Minimum of five years of professional experience and be proficient with one or more programming languages (Java, C++, Python, R, etc.).       

Education Equivalency: As a substitute, ten years of industry experience in data science.  Education equivalency experience is in addition to the minimum experience of the labor


Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Secret


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%


For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

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