Data Scientist - Reston, Virginia United States - 22219



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22219
Title: Data Scientist
Job Location: Reston, Virginia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $140,000.00 - $190,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: plus benefits & 401K
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


As a Data Scientist you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and analyzing the results of innovative solutions to clients’ challenging machine learning and data mining problems.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our Advanced Data Analytics division is seeking a talented Data Scientist for R&D projects with large amounts of complex data.
As a Data Scientist you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and analyzing the results of innovative solutions to clients’ challenging machine learning and data mining problems.
Project teams are small, typically 2-5 people including Data Scientists, Mathematicians, and Software Developers.
Each person is involved in the project’s entire process, from concept through design and implementation to demonstration.
Our management structure gives you the freedom to create innovative designs and products.
The ideal candidate will have experience writing well-documented, maintainable, and extensible software and APIs.

Desired Qualifications:

 

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Machine Learning, Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field

• Significant experience developing and knowledge of best practices for evaluating innovative, scalable anomaly detection, classification, recommendation, and related algorithms

• Significant programming experience in Python, Java, Scala, or R

• Experience with machine learning software libraries such as scikit-learn and Weka

• Understanding of deep learning algorithms and experience with related libraries such as TensorFlow, Torch, and Deeplearning4j a plus

• Experience with big data tools such as Apache Spark, Mahout, or Storm a plus

• Experience with NLP (Natural Language Processing) a plus

• Ability to communicate algorithm design, performance metrics, and data analyses in written and oral reports

QUALIFICATIONS

YOU MUST BE A US CITIZEN TO BE ELIGIBLE

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Machine Learning, Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field

• Significant experience developing and knowledge of best practices for evaluating innovative, scalable anomaly detection, classification, recommendation, and related algorithms

• Significant programming experience in Python, Java, Scala, or R

• Experience with machine learning software libraries such as scikit-learn and Weka

• Understanding of deep learning algorithms and experience with related libraries such as TensorFlow, Torch, and Deeplearning4j a plus

• Experience with big data tools such as Apache Spark, Mahout, or Storm a plus

• Experience with NLP (Natural Language Processing) a plus

• Ability to communicate algorithm design, performance metrics, and data analyses in written and oral reports

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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