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Principal Data Scientist

Data Scientist – McLean, VA – Top Secret

Are you a Senior Data Scientist with a passion for learning new technologies? Do you hold Top Secret Security Clearance at present? And would you thrive in an environment where you can also speak with customers/stakeholders?

My client, founded by Database Administrators – specialise in the Cyber Security, Big Data & Software Development space; are looking for already Top Secret Senior Data Scientists to join their team in Virginia to ensure all aspects of the Data Science solution is completed & meets the needs to a high standard. Your role will entail you acting as a customer-facing point-of-contact for all technical aspects of the solution being implemented.

As a Data Scientist, your role will involve:

  • Interfacing with customers & be able to translate technical terms into non-technical terms
  • Design Data Science solutions
  • Get involved with the development of architecture and implementation of large-scale Data Analytics projects
  • Through the use of Machine Learning techniques, you will help & support the design of predictive analytical models
  • Review existing Data & Analytics capabilities

As well as being able to possess active Security Clearance to be eligible for this role, you will also require other skills to qualify. Such as;

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 15 + years total work experience
  • Experience working with R, Python and/or Scala
  • Experience using Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms
  • As a Data Scientist, you will also can develop Data Analytics & Machine Learning algorithms & perform statistical analysis

This role will enable you to work on some of the most exciting projects this organisation has in its pipeline, as well as upskilling yourself in all areas of Big Data, Software Development & Cyber Security. You will be working on some of the most highly sensitive complex projects; making the role even more rewarding!

In return, you can expect to receive;

  • A competitive salary – up to $185,000 (negotiable)
  • Generous paid time off
  • Complete insurance coverage
  • 401 (K) with company contribution

If you thrive working in a highly-complex environment & would like the chance to work with Cloud technologies & like to be rewarded – do apply for this role & someone from the team at KDR will be in touch to discuss the role further.

Job Title: Principal Data Scientist

Location: McLean, Virginia VA, America

Salary: $160,000 – $185,000 per year


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