The MITRE Corporation Data Scientist - must be software savvy in McLean, Virginia
Data Scientist - must be software savvy
MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world.
Join the Data Analytics team where you will provide software development, algorithm development, and data analytics (to include big data analytics, data mining, and data science) to enable data-driven decisions and insights.
Experience with analytic techniques and methods (e.g., supervised and unsupervised machine learning, link analysis, and text mining) as well as software languages is a must.
Software languages and big data technologies needed include: Java, Python, R, C#, C, SAS, analytic engines, Hadoop, parallelized analytic algorithms, and NoSQL and massively parallel processing databases.
The successful candidate will have the ability to formulate problems, prototype solutions, and to analyze results.
Formulate data analytic problems
Get and cleanse data
Employ analytic methods and techniques
Develop analytic algorithms
Must be a US citizen able to obtain and maintain a DoD clearance
Completed BS degree in Computer Science, Data Science, or similar technical degree. New grads must have strong academic record of 3.0 GPA.
Experience will include:
Capture and cleansing data raw data, data storage and retrieval (relational and NoSQL), data analytics and visualization, and cloud-based technologies.
Proficiency with the Map Reduce programming model and technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, and Pig is a plus.
Preference given to candidates with active clearances.
Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics
Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean
Other Locations United States-Massachusetts-Bedford
This requisition requires a clearance of Secret
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job Posting Aug 9, 2018, 11:05:43 AM
Req ID: 00050915