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Data Scientist

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Washington, DC
  • Expired: November 06, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are seeking a Data Scientist to support the daily operations of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). In this role, an applicant should expect to perform research from data collected from a variety of data sources, including unstructured data accrued through quantitative and qualitative content analytics. The applicant will also be responsible for shifting through data found in a variety of databases using SQL and API interfaces. Data is expected to be managed through leverage automation and machine learning. An ideal candidate should be prepared to travel up to 10% annually for this position.


  • DoD TS, DOE Q clearance or the ability to obtain one within 3 months of award
  • Bachelor's degree in a highly quantitative subject or related field (for example, statistics, mathematics, economics, or related field) and 12 years of experience
  • DoD 8570 IAT or IAM Level III certification
  • Strong experience working with Python or R programming languages
  • Experience working with data manipulation, analytic/business insight tools, and data visualization experience
  • Experience with SciPy stack or Tidyverse packages
  • Experience constructing and performing complex database search queries
  • Experience/ knowledge of computer science concepts, data architecture, and experience/knowledge of statistics
  • Demonstrated experience using statistical and machine learning techniques including supervised and unsupervised learning and natural language processing
  • Experience /familiarity with frequentist statistics and probability including predicative modeling
  • Experience with visualizing data using popular packages including Tableau, ggplot or Matplotlib
  • Ability to communicate technical findings to non-technical audiences

  • CISSP Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of start
  • DOE and/or NNSA site experience strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of DOE and/or NNSA security policies and procedures
  • Experience working in both Classified and Unclassified operations
  • Experience working within Security Operation Center (SOC) environments
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with SD 205.1
  • Experience/knowledge of social network and link analysis tools is desired (e.g., Palantir, i2 Analyst's Notebook, or Proton)
  • Experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) is desired
  • Experience with front end web development is desired but not required
  • Experience designing and implementing neural network architectures

  • This role offers a competitive benefits package.

Contact Government Services, LLC


Washington, DC
20022 USA