Data Scientist

  • ALC, Inc.
  • Springfield, VA, USA
  • 10/26/2018
Top Secret SSBI SCI Intelligence / CounterIntelligence Science / Technology Development

Job Description

AllWorld Language Consultants, Inc. is searching for a Data Scientist in support the mission of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), The Data Scientist will offer support to the NGA providing the analysis of GEONIT data and information to meet the intelligence needs of the United States if America.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Determine the most appropriate research projects, data collection and methodologies.
  • Identify, retrieve, manipulate, relate and/or exploit multiple structured and unstructured data sets from various sources, including building or generating new data sets as appropriate. 
  • Interpret and evaluate the results of data science community's methods models and/or algorithms, understanding the meaning, limitations and scope of the results, translating into insightful output for data science and/or mission and identifying other applications for use.
  • Initiate the efficient implementation of methods, tools, algorithms, including preliminary data exploration, data visualization and preparation, model calibration, specification or estimation: and algorithm validation and verification using a comprehensive range of technologies (e.g. software packages, programming languages, computational environments).
  • Educate managers, senior internal officers and the IC through mediums such as presentations, documentation and discussions.
  • Lead work unit proactively addressing and responding to the most difficult data science-related challenges in a timely manner while effectively balancing competing priorities. Coordinate sub tasks for successful project task integration.
  • Demonstrated strong writing and briefing skills consistent with national-level performance.

***Candidate must hold an active TS/SCI clearance***

  • Senior: 10+ years' relevant experience with High School diploma and specialized training
  • Journeyman: 3+ years' relevant experience with High School diploma and specialized training
  • Bachelor's degree in related field can be included for up to 4 years of experience
  • Master's degree in related field can be included for an additional two years of experience