Data Scientist in Atlanta, GA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

**Remote opportunity; qualified applicants will be local to the Atlanta area.

Our leading client is seeking a dedicated Data Scientist to support a key federal agency.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

Contract Length: 10 months

Responsibilities of the Data Scientist:
  • Work in a cross-functional team to analyze datasets
  • Model datasets for relational databases
  • Create new data pipelines and ETL processes
  • Create R Shiny dashboards and R Markdown documents
  • Support development of ETL scripts in both SQL Server and R
  • Leverage R, Python, or SAS to prepare data 
Requirements of the Data Scientist:
  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 7 years of related experience
  • At least 4 years of R development experience; data visualization: Power BI, R Shiny, R Markdown
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, connecting to on-premise and Azure Synapse cloud database
  • Hands-on experience in SQL Server database/SQL Server Management Studio
  • Experience leveraging Power BI to build data visualizations
  • Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodologies
  • Experience with GitHub or equivalent
  • Experience with source control software such as GitHub
Keywords: Data Scientist, Analyst, ETL, R Shiny, R Markdown, Power BI, Azure, SQL, Agile, Scrum, Public Trust

Job ID: 349202

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

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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