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Data Scientist, Lead

ManTech | Alexandria VA 22336 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/07/2020

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Each day U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) oversees the massive flow of people, capital, and products that enter and depart the United States via air, land, sea, and cyberspace. The volume and complexity of both physical and virtual border crossings require the application of solutions to promote efficient trade and travel. Further, effective solutions help CBP ensure the movement of people, capital, and products is legal, safe, and secure.

In response to this challenge, ManTech, as a trusted mission partner of CBP, seeks capable, qualified, and versatile Data Scientist to help lead the development and delivery of high-quality predictive modelling solutions.

Required Qualifications

  • Proficiency with Unsupervised Machine Learning methods including Cluster Analysis (e.g., K-means, K-nearest Neighbor, Hierarchical, Deep Belief Networks, Principal Component Analysis), Segmentation, etc.
  • Experience in developing machine learning models and applying advanced analytics solutions to solve complex business problems
  • Experience with programming languages including: R, Python, Scala, Java.
  • Proficiency with SQL programming
  • Experience constructing and executing queries to extract data in support of EDA and model development
  • Proficiency with statistical software packages including: SAS, SPSS Modeler, R, WEKA, or equivalent
  • Experience with unsupervised and supervised machine learning techniques and methods
  • Experience working with large-scale (e.g., terabyte and petabyte) unstructured and structured data sets and databases
  • Experience performing data mining, analysis, and training set construction
  • Bachelor’s Degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science/engineering, or other related technical fields with equivalent practical experience

Desired Qualifications

  • Proficiency with Supervised Machine Learning methods including Decision Trees, Support Vector Machines, Logistic Regression, Random/Rotation Forests, Categorization/Classification, Neural Nets, Bayesian Networks, etc.
  • Experience with pattern recognition and extraction, automated classification, categorization, and entity resolution (e.g., record linking, named-entity matching, deduplication/ disambiguation)
  • Experience with visualization tools and techniques (e.g., Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot, Tableau, SAS Visual Analytics, PowerBI)
  • Experience with big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, HIVE, HDFS, HBase, MapReduce, Spark, Kafka, Sqoop)
  • Master’s Degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science/engineering, or other related technical fields with equivalent practical experience
  • Active Top Secret

Clearance

Selected applicants must be a US Citizen and able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) suitability.

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ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Location Alexandria, VA, 22336, United States
Categories Professional
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