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Data Scientist
Alexandria
VA
Computer Services
IT
5/8/2019

Seeking a US Military Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist and/or Military Spouse to work as a Data Scientist. Join a team responsible for modernizing Army analytics processes used in the cost analysis and budgeting processes. A BS/BA in Data Analytics, Operations Research, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, 5+ - 7 years professional work providing data analytics services are required.
 
Responsibilities: Veteran Military
  • Lead a small data team in data collection, modeling, analysis and product generation
  • Organize and translate data into useful automated information
  • Conduct analyses including defining parameters of requested data output and analysis
  • Assist in preparation of reports, briefings and documentation deliverables.
  • Provide significant input on how to create new sources of data-driven innovation through technology and analytics that would add value for our customers.
  • Explore new ways to analyze data using statistical methods, machine learning and predictive models.
  • Help others solve problems, gain insight and make decisions using data.
  • Role may include serving as a subject matter resource on project, updating project databases, and researching/analyzing program management matters.
 
Requirements: Veteran Military
  • US Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist or Military Spouse
  • Must have or able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance
  • BS/BA in Data Analytics, Operations Research, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics. MS preferred.
  • 5+ - 7 years professional work providing data analytics services.
  • Experience developing forecasting models
  • Experience using SQL and with data visualization tools such as Tableau or QLIK
  • Strong qualitative and quantitative analysis skills
  • Ability in one or more programming languages for data analysis such as R or Python
  • Experience with data cleaning, model testing, results presentation and documentation
  • Passion for solving problems with data and a high level of curiosity
  • Be willing to train others on software and reporting systems
  • Support requirements and metrics development, definition, data quality assessment, and strategic analysis.
  • Collect and analyze data to produce forecasts, assessments, recommendations, and reports. 
 
Preferred:
  • Experience in budgeting or cost-analysis
  • Experience with Army Acquisition costing, Army Logistics, Army enterprise data and PPBE process
  • CAP, CDFM, CCEA, DAWIA or other relevant certification a plus.
 
Key Words: Data, data science, data scientist, research, modeling, analysis, collection, technology, tech, cost analysis, budgeting, Army
 

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