Data Scientist / Analyst

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Aug 27, 2021

Job Description


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Bring on Tomorrow!

We are seeking an experienced, results-oriented, mission-driven Data Scientist/Analyst to support and operate our data engineering platform in support of national security objectives.  You’ll be part of agile teams responsible for increasing innovation capacity and driving the velocity of development of data ingestion and data analysis.  You will synchronize efforts with other tasks in assembling data technologies to control the flow of data from source to value, with the goal of speeding up the process of deriving value and insight. The ideal candidate will have a passion for unlocking the secrets held by a dataset and solid understanding and experience with analyzing structured and unstructured data to organize the data in the most efficient way of optimizing mission analytics. You will join the data engineering team to summarize and synthesize massive amounts of data and to create visual representations of data to communicate information in a way that leads to insights. Join SAIC to support this three year contract, and stay with SAIC for the rest of your career!


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Information Technology field, Operations Research or years of experience in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience within data science or analysis. Experience to include:
    • 3 + years programming with Java, Javascript, Python.
    • 3 + years of experience using and ingesting data into SQL and NoSQL database systems
    • 3 + years of experience developing data models
  • Experience developing and maintaining data processing flows using NiFi
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience working with Linux OS
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence, and the rest of the Atlassian suite

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) tools (e.g., Git, Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, etc.)

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.