Data Scientist in Arlington, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/19/2021

Job Description

**Remote opportunity!

Our industry-leading government integrator client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Data Scientist to leverage predictive modeling expertise to drive business objectives. 

Due to federal security contract requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen. This role requires a two month background clearing.

Responsibilities of the Data Scientist:
  • Perform predictive modeling with Machine Learning
  • Leverage non-traditional approaches to large-scale analysis of unstructured data
  • Leverage strong technical and computational skills to code design, develop, and deploy applications
  • Deliver recommendations for business and analytic decisions
Requirements of the Data Scientist:
  • Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of experience; Master's and 6 years; PhD and 3 years
  • Experience in the full analytics life cycle: preparation, modeling, testing, and evaluation
  • Experience using tools like R, Python, and MatLab to develop statistical modeling and data scoring
  • Experience with ML and building models to support predictive analytics; algorithm analysis and data clustering
  • Experience developing custom database functions using Java, C++, and/or R
  • Experience manipulating and analyzing large, complex data sets from structured databases
  • Strong knowledge of statistical methods, particularly modeling and simulation
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
Keywords: Data Scientist, R, Python, MatLab, Machine Learning, Java, C++, Remote

Job ID: 349119

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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