BAE Systems is looking for a motivated Data Scientist for a newly awarded contract for the Bolling customer with a 5 year performance period. Candidate will be able to work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging data to drive business solutions. Mines and analyzes data from databases to drive optimization and improvement of the customer missions and business strategies. Assesses the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques. Develops custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets. Uses predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences, efficiencies, process improvements, and other business outcomes. Develops organizational A/B testing framework and tests model quality. Coordinates with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes. Develops processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Data Scientist are responsible to analyze Enterprise Infrastructure data. The ideal candidate is skilled at using large data sets to find opportunities for process optimization and using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. They must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, building and implementing models, using/creating algorithms and creating/running simulations.
The requisite languages for Data Science are Python, R, and/or Scala to name a few. One can also use low level language such as C+ but most Data Science work is done using high level language. However, given the customers heavy use of Splunk, familiarity with Splunk's ITSI analytic platform will likely be key. Training will be provided for ITSI since it is low density skill.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Education and Experience
• High School Diploma + 8 years
• Associate's Degree + 6 years
• Bachelor's Degree + 4 years
• Master's Degree + 2 years
• PhD + 0 years
• DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
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