The MITRE Corporation Lead Data Scientist (Polygrpah Clearance) in McLean, Virginia

Lead Data Scientist (Polygrpah Clearance)


Candidate must be proficient in predictive data analytics, analytic visualization and data processing to:

  • Provide guidance to the Sponsor in the areas of data analytics and data science

  • Derive, document and track big data requirements from Sponsor management

  • Assess contractor work products for compliance

  • Advise Sponsor on contractor progress


Candidate must have the following skills:

  • Knowledge of R or Python and a database querying language like SQL

  • A good understanding of statistics, familiar with statistical tests, distributions, and maximum likelihood estimators

  • Knowledge of Machine Learning

  • Knowledge of how to deal with imperfect data

  • Data visualization

  • Must be able to communicate findings in non-technical language

  • Be a problem solver

  • Capable of understanding the needs of the sponsor

Minimum requirements: BS Degree, Polygraph clearance, and 8 years' related experience.

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Jun 11, 2018, 1:06:32 PM

Req ID: 00050430