Novetta is seeking a Data Scientist for a fast-paced software development team addressing mission-critical threat assessment needs throughout the DoD. This data-driven team player will be an exceptional problem solver with demonstrated proficiency in critical analysis and abstract reasoning, with the ability to translate observations into technical solutions. They will be well versed in the Agile development methodologies and have a demonstrated proficiency developing high performing scalable systems leveraging open source technologies while adhering to all DoD standards, regulations, policies, and directives.
- Ability to collect large volumes of data for processing
- Working directly with the customer on vast amounts of disparate data
- Create strategies for analyzing data feeds
- Design and develop data ingestion techniques within Apache NiFi and ELK
- Work with the development team to prototype application ETL processes
- Ability to learn and perform exceptional work within new data platforms
- Developing data scripting and clustering techniques
- Assist the DBA with data analysis and solutions
- Providing guidance and consulting pertaining to data related issues
- Ability to multitask on various client requests
- Attend data-oriented meetings as needed/as directed
- Remain abreast of Agile development methodologies
- Adhere to all DoD standards, regulations, policies, and directives
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Related Technical Field or Equivalent Experience
- Strong grasp of data ingestion techniques
- Demonstrated Proficiency in ETL, Design, Debugging, Scripting, Analysis, and Problem Solving
- Experience producing quality work for team consumption
- Minimum 3 years’ experience with data manipulation and analysis
- Experience writing elegant, readable, maintainable code
- Prior experience in any of the techniques:
- Data mining
- Machine Learning
- Data Discovery
- Data Analysis
- Willingness and drive to follow and keep abreast of industry best practices, patterns, and methodologies
- Passion for delivering high quality work, to constantly strive for improvement, and take ownership in the product
- Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills to include regularly and proactively collaborating with teammates
- Ability to excel in an agile environment
- Interaction directly with data owner and customer
- Familiarity with NLP and AI
- ETL expertise
- Ability to answer big data questions
- Eclectic automation background
- Active TS/SCI clearance
Novetta, from complexity to clarity.
Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,300 employees across the U.S.
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