Data Scientist (Secret Clearance)

washington, District Of Columbia


Full Time

$100k - $150k

A National Defense provider is seeking a Data Engineer to join their team. You would be solving complex problems by being a systems-level thinker, all the while transforming the nation’s defense and national security.

Some of your responsibilities would include discovering datasets that could help in solution development; curating data, analyzing, and performing quantitative modeling; validating the quality of data, models, and results; deploying and implementing solutions in collaboration with product team; and interacting with the product team on current and upcoming user requirements.

Required Skills & Experience
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in a Data Scientist position
  • Python (pandas, numpy, scipy, sci-kit learn, etc)
  • SQL / MySQL
  • Cloud computing, preferably in an AWS environment
  • Large-scale data processing and implementing batch processing pipelines in HPC or cloud architecture
  • Active government clearance (secret, top secret, ts/sci)

What You Will Be Doing

Daily Responsibilities

  • 70% Hands On
  • 30% Team Collaboration
The Offer
  • Bonus eligible

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Full medical, dental, vision coverage for employee and dependents 
  • 401k matching program 
  • PTO and Holidays 
  • Bonus and other incentive programs
  • Access to mental health program
  • Access to Flexible Spending Accounts for Health Care, Dependent and Commuter

**Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future. Possession of at minimum a Secret Clearance is required.**


Posted by: Derek Progin