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Intelligence Data Scientist

  • Metis Solutions
  • Charlottesville, VA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

METIS is a venture capital-backed government services provider of strategic solutions to the defense, homeland security, and the Intelligence Community. METIS provides intelligence analysis and security, training and education, and intelligence support strategy and policy support, intelligence and operations support, program management, and international business development services to U.S. government and commercial clients around the globe. Our Senior Leaders, Subject Matter Experts, and Operational Specialists have direct, on-the-ground expertise in planning and executing the most critical missions our country and business sectors have faced ? with current operations ongoing in every region in the US, to include heavy support to the Washington, DC metro area and Tampa, FL area along with the Middle East, South Asia, Afghanistan, Latin America, Europe, or Africa. We offer experience in addressing today?s hardest problems.Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. ACTIVE TS/SCI clearance is required.**This position is contingent upon contract award**Responsibilities:+ Conducts data analytics, data engineering, data mining, exploratory analysis, predictive analysis, and statistical analysis, and uses scientific techniques to correlate data into graphical, written, visual and verbal narrative products, enabling more informed analytic decisions+ Proactively retrieves information from various sources, analyzes it for better understanding about the data set, and builds artificial intelligence (AI) tools that automate certain processes+ Creates various machine learning (ML) based tools or processes, such as recommendation engines or automated lead scoring systems+ Performs statistical analysis, applies data mining techniques, and builds high quality prediction systemsRequirements:+ ACTIVE TS/SCI clearance required+ Possess skills in data visualization and use of graphical applications, including Microsoft Office (Power BI) and Tableau; major data science languages, such as R and Python; managing and merging of disparate data sources, preferably through R, Python, or SQL; statistical analysis; and data mining algorithms+ Prior experience with large data Multi-INT analytics, ML, and automated predictive analytics.+ Demonstrates in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Intelligence Data Scientist activities required to meet mission requirements+ Demonstrates mastery of qualitative and quantitative analytic methodologies and pursue developments in academia or other fields that affect tradecraft methodology+ Demonstrates ability to define comprehensive, new, or unique research approaches that enable rigorous assessments to address and contribute to high-level tasks+ Demonstrates in-depth analysis of analytic operations and knowledge management issues across organizational and intra-IC boundaries and clearly articulates key findings+ Demonstrates ability to work independently and with minimal to no oversight+ Demonstrated ability to review analytic products for cogent arguments, tradecraft standards, and adequate support for conclusions; routinely tests analytic rigor of analytic productsPreferred:+ Desired Experience: Minimum 20 years of experience conducting analysis relevant to the specific labor category with at least a portion of the experience within the last 2 years+ Desired Education: Master?s Degree in an area related to the labor category from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education: or have a Bachelor?s degree related to the labor category from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and an additional 5 years of related Senior experience for a total of 17 years, as a substitute to the Master?s Degree+ Demonstrates ability to define problems, supervise studies and lead surveys to collect and analyze data to provide advice and recommended solutions+ Demonstrates analytic leadership and expertise in identifying, planning, developing, and executing analytic production methodologies, tradecraft and techniques aligned with labor category mission+ Demonstrates extensive ability to provide strategic advice, technical guidance and expertise to Military Commander, Senior Government Staff (GG-15 and above), Defense Planners and policymakers (e.g. Undersecretary Level or Higher)METIS Solutions, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
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