Job ID: 195501
Location: OFFUTT AFB, NE, United States
Date Posted: Dec 20, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Data Scientist
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking a team member to support the Technology Application, Development and Sustainment (TADS) program under the Air Force Weather (AFW) Systems Program Office. The TADS program supports the development, delivery, and sustainment of an integrated system of weather enterprise hardware and software that provides accurate, consistent, relevant, and timely environmental intelligence to the Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and other countries.
Job Description: Works in cross-functional teams with data at all stages of the analysis lifecycle to derive actionable insight. Translates mission needs into an end-to-end analytical approach to achieve results. Performs the pre-analytics areas of data collection and understanding, data cleansing and integration, and data storage and retrieval. Determines the appropriate analytics based on the data and the desired outcomes, using techniques including feature detection, statistics, data mining, predictive modeling, machine learning, natural language processing, and business intelligence. Interprets the validity of results and communicates the meaning of those results. Has familiarity with data wrangling, analytics, and visualization software and programming languages, including analytics methods for big data. Follows a scientific approach to generate value from data, verifying results at each step.
Typical Education and Experience: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience. In lieu of a degree 4 years of additional experience is required. Secret security clearance required.
The selected candidate will have experiences / skills with the following tools / systems:
Required: Experience with a variety of tools/software used to perform tasks related to data science roles
Desired: Nifi, Kafka, Neo4, Hadoop, Tika, Spark, Scientific Algorithm development, Weather forecasting
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability