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Data Scientist

McLean Intelligent Workforce McLean, VA
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Data Scientist to join the team in Washington, DC.

The Data Scientist is responsible for executing the quality management plan, managing user stories, coordinating capture of user requirements, and supervision of acceptance testing to meet customer experience and performance goals. The Data Scientist will work with the Program Manager and team to ensure user requirements are understood and performance standards are met. The Data Scientist will also engage the user communities to understand the technical and functional needs and ensure the program team adequately plans for them.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as primary point of contact for user communities of the platform.

  • Support the program manager in executing the quality management program, e.g. peer reviews, issue escalation, quality assurance, validation and verification of migrations, etc.

  • Coordinate and maintain user stories.

  • Serve as primary point of contact for vendors of off-the-shelf analytic applications, as well as represent the open source analytics community (Python/Spark, R, etc, and their associated notebook/integrated development environment capabilities)

  • Develop and deliver internal analytics required to support cost estimation and forecasts, performance metrics, data management scripts, etc.

  • Supervise acceptance testing.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience on Machine Learning and building/testing prediction models

  • Familiar with Cloudera Science Workbench

  • Hands-on coding experience in programming languages such as Java, Python, Scala, R etc for assembling diverse datasets

  • Bachelor's degree in an analytics discipline; masters preferred

  • Experience with the development of business intelligence products using industry leading commercial BI applications

  • Experience with the development of predictive analytics models

  • Knowledge of and experience with public cloud providers Amazon Web Services architecture, tools, and cloud methodologies

  • Experience with performing analytics from a cloud platform

Interested apply here: https://bit.ly/2W35jB1