Data Scientist (Secret Clearance)

Location: Alexandria, VA
Date Posted: 11-20-2018
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry. We are a leading IT services provider headquartered in Reston, VA with offices in Richmond, VA Birmingham, AL and Columbia, MD that service clients throughout the United States. The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business. We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement. In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team. 

Title:  Data Scientist
Location:  Alexandria, VA
Employment Type: Full Time 
Compensation: Very Competitive
Clearance: Secret

Job Description:
Lead a team of analysts and participate in a wide range of analysis tasks including: descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytical projects; optimization and related modeling activities; model development and formulation; model implementation and operations; model and model use documentation, team collaboration, and analysis integration and reporting.
• Bachelor Degree in Operations Research, Engineering, Data Science.
• 10-20 years of experience. 
• 10+ years in defense or national security related programs. 
• Must have demonstrated experience leading teams of analysts and leading projects.
• Experience using an optimization solver, such as CPLEX, Gurobi, or LP_Solve.
• Experience in any of the following programming languages: Python, R, MATLAB, Java, C++, et al.
• Proficient in using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Proven ability to prioritize and execute workload to meet requirements and deadlines.
• Experience developing written and visual communications that are clear, concise, and suited to the audience.
• Must be comfortable working in a fast paced environment conducting analysis with uncertainties or incomplete data.
• Must be capable of breaking down complex issues into simplified problem statements and laying out objective approaches to identify and compare the merits of competing solutions.
• Top Secret Clearance. 

Preferred Qualifications
• Master’s Degree in a field related to modeling and simulation. 
• Experience with DOD acquisition programs. 
• Experience in strategic planning and risk assessment/management. 
• Preference for experience working with PyCharm, git, BitBucket, Jira, and Confluence.
• Demonstrated experience in any of the following technologies: Numpy, SciPy, matplotlib, scikit-learn, PyMC, Bokeh,, CPLEX, Tableau, Qlik, Palisade Decision Tools (e.g. @Risk), SAS’s JMP.
• Final SECRET or TOP SECRET security clearance is a significant factor in selection of candidates.
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