Job ID: 1923765
Location: COLUMBIA, MD, United States
Date Posted: Dec 3, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Data Scientist
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking candidates for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), a Combat Support Agency, who engineers and provides command and control capabilities and enterprise infrastructure, to continuously operate and assure a global net-centric enterprise which directly supports joint warfighters, national level leaders, and other mission and coalition partners across the full spectrum of operations.
The SAIC team will help provide software development support and expertise for the unclassified and classified portals DISA Store Front (DSF) in NIPRNet and SIPRNet hosted environments. This includes providing support and expertise for: DISA Service Catalog, order entry and management capabilities for DISA services, process workflow automation, SDE automation, System Integrations, transactions occurring between systems, notifications, and reporting capabilities. DSF employs an Agile development methodology and will use JIRA to support their efforts.
The candidate for this position provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors through imaginative, thorough, and practicable solutions, consistent with organization objectives, possesses complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field, has general knowledge of other related disciplines, and provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance.
The Data Integration Analyst:
Analyzes and studies complex system requirements.
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.
Designs software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and domain analyses and manages their implementation.
Manages software development and support using formal specifications, data flow diagrams, other accepted design techniques and Computer-Aided Software Engineering (CASE) tools.
Estimates software development costs and schedule.
Reviews existing programs and assists in making refinements, reducing operating time and improving current techniques.
Experience implementing XML based interfaces following complex pre-defined schemas such as PRDS.
Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years experience
Government exchange experience using predefined schemas such as PRDS
Familiarity with Agile and or SAFe practices. Experience with JIRA. Any equivalent IAT-II certification; if not the certification listed above.
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