Data Scientist with active TS/SCI and poly
At a glance
Location: US-MD-Bethesda Map
Posted: 10/19/2019
Closing: 11/18/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description


Job Requisition:

Data Scientist with active TS/SCI and poly

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Data Scientist to support a large customer organization. Position is located in Bethesda, MD. Candidates must currently possess a TS/SCI Polygraph security clearance.

Primary Responsibilities

List daily duties and/or specific job responsibilities.

Responsibilities and tasks may include some or all of the following:

-Analyze data related to IT system planning and investment

-Assist with data and information collection needs to facilitate decision making regarding IC IT investment processes

-Support IT performance measure development and evaluation

-Support analysis of programs to monitor, forecast, evaluate and assess programmatic trends and relationships

-Gather data and manage analytical processes to predict, understand, and constructively influence the time and cost outcomes of a program/project

-Develop recommendations for measuring the value and effectiveness of Domain/Portfolio processes

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • Requires 15 years’ experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst in the Intelligence Community.
  • Strong understanding of enterprise-level data analysis, machine-learning, operations research, modeling, and business/mission intelligence tools.  Developing, implementing, integrating, and evaluating IC data architecture-related projects
  • Strong understanding of preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
  • Superior oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or Data Mining is desired.
  • Experience collaborating with diverse IC stakeholders to drive consensus and forward progress.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Data Scientist



Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

Data Scientist with active TS/SCI and poly