Mid Level - Data Scientist

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Job Description:

Mid-Level Data Scientist

Bolling AFB or Reston, VA

Top Secret/SCI with Poly

Parsons seeks to hire a Data Scientist to use statistical techniques to analyze and extract relevant information from large amounts of data. The Data Scientist will optimize and automate data extraction, cleaning, processing and analysis functions. Will also develop, validate and implement data models to solve problems/answer questions and develop & implement novel statistical approaches to address complex issues. Will perform data science engineering with little guidance and independently write reports detailing methods impacts results and methods to assigned issues. Will also provide support in the acquisition of systems software and data science related capabilities.

Required Qualifications:
  • Top Secret SCI with ability to obtain Poly
  • Masters' Degree in Math or Statistics, Operations Research, Engineering, Science, or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience performing data science engineering work and writing reports based on the resulting work and accomplishments.
  • -Must be proficient in statistics packages such as SPSS, SAS, S-PLUS and R.
  • Must have programming skills sufficient to extract, transform and clean multi-terabyte databases - significant current experience within last 2 years in data science and engineering work.
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.