Senior Data Scientist

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Jan 30, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is a fortune 500 technology integration company providing premier solutions and services to solve our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets.  Our robust portfolio includes high-end engineering and information technology solutions and deep expertise in existing and emerging technologies resulting in delivery of innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.  Ingenuity is approached from every angle.  As a result of the community’s demand for our expertise and services, we have new opportunities in the Chantilly, VA area that we are seeking to fill in the areas of Senior Data Scientist. This position will require a  minimum TS SCI DoD issued security clearance with a ability to obtain CI poly clearance status. This will allow you the opportunity to work on a critical mission requirement that will ultimately enable a more comprehensive, scalable, flexible data environment, and rigorous Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) ready analytic data environment for a key player in the IC.


  • Provides insights into advanced Big Data Analytics technologies like Big Data engineering, architecture, and integration, Cloud architecture and implementation. 
  • Works with  Team Lead and the team to identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes.  Undertakes preprocessing of structured and unstructured data.  
  • Supports ETL, data warehousing, reporting, data exploration and visualization, analytics and data provisioning.
  • Supports ingestion of diverse data sources, including preprocessing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data to develop data warehouse for data science use cases and machine learning applications.
  • Presents information using data visualization techniques and applies experience in the areas of Big Data design and implementation for data intensive problems (high Volume-Velocity-Variety scenarios) using platforms like Hadoop-based infrastructure and services, AWS and AZURE etc.



  • Bachelors or equivalent preferred
  • 8 or more years of experience 
  • Active DoD issued TS / SCI security clearance required. TS / SCI W / Poly highly desired.