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Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries.
Leidos is seeking a Data Scientist, a significant leadership position as part of a team supporting the Defense Information Security Agency (DISA) in Columbia, MD.
This is a full time position that must work in Columbia, MD. No full time telework is allowed.
The Data Scientist will coordinate support tasks for all related Data Science efforts including, but not limited to the application of Data Analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in support of the DISA Defensive Cyber Mission.Primary Responsibilities
- Provides expert support, analysis and research into exceptionally complex problems, and processes relating to Data Science.
- Serves as technical expert on executive-level project teams providing technical direction, interpretation and alternatives.
- Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills.
- Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts.
- Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.
- Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.
- Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives.
- Assignments are often self-initiated.
- Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results.
- Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product.
- Demonstrated expertise in Federal Government Data Science is absolutely necessary.
- Prior experience in leading large organizations with complex requirements and needs for the practical application of Data Science.
- Leadership of technical teams with similar skills.
- MA/MS with at least 15 years of experience
- Qualified IA personnel IAW DoDD 8570 and DoDD 8140, IAT II or higher.
- Active Secret Clearance Required
External Referral Bonus:
- Experience with Defensive Cyber Systems and Operations
- Experience with DISA Defensive Cyber Platforms
EligiblePotential for Telework:
NoClearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:
Data ScientistPay Range:
Leidos is a Fortune 500 ® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com
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