The MITRE Corporation Data Scientist 00047505 in Tampa, Florida

Data Scientist 00047505


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MITRE's Tampa, FL site is looking for a Data Scientist. In this role, you will work on a cutting-edge program focused on some of the most challenging technical issues facing our sponsors. A successful candidate will enjoy working as part of a team and be motivated, self-directed and excited to learn new skills.

Apply system/software development principles to implement data sciences techniques that automate data exploitation workflows.

Key functions to this role include: identifying technical implementation options and issues; enacting solutions for data management; developing automated methods for ingesting large datasets into an enterprise-scale system; conducting data analysis research and data modeling; and rapid prototyping for experimentations.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field. Candidate should possess the ability to be responsible for deliverables or parts of deliverables to MITRE customers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in one or more languages (e.g., Python or Java or R)

  • Understanding of Big Data tools (e.g., NoSQL DB, Hadoop, Mongo DB, ElasticSearch).

  • Knowledge of SOA, IaaS, and Cloud Computing technologies

  • Experience with applied data sciences techniques, including but not limited to, machine learning approaches, data visualization, and statistical modeling.

  • Experience in agile software development paradigm (e.g., Scrum, Lean), Scaled Agile/SAFe

  • The ability to work within a dynamic programmatic environment with evolving requirements and capability goals.

  • Strong written and verbal communication.

Preferred Qualifications:

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Florida-Tampa

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Job Posting Feb 7, 2018, 12:00:00 AM

Req ID: 00047505