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Data Scientist

The Data Scientist is responsible for utilizing data science and development skills to apply Machine Learning techniques to automate manual analytic processes, generate analytic models, and enable analysts to exploit IC data holdings. The Data Scientist shall establish a machine learning environment and capability and apply advanced analysis and data visualization methodologies, models, and tools to derive intelligence outcomes and impacts.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Establish machine-assisted data visualization concepts to better represent insights
Establish capability to examine multiple, interrelated big data sources
Apply innovative and big data-driven problem solving skills to analytic and operational elements of the IC
Provide services related to data analysis, visualization and communication of complex quantitative concepts to non-technical audiences
Assist with mission data projects
Apply specialized experience in statistics and machine learning algorithms (how to gather, clean, and appropriately use data in models that address mission needs) as well as coding and data visualization skills
Provide tailored communications to innovation stakeholders in meetings, demos, and other customer engagements
Support analytic innovation, development, and data analytics activities to customers
Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements
Bachelor's Degree and/or 8 years of experience (years of experience can replace degree requirements)
Must possess an active secret clearance and the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
Superior problem solving and quantitative analytics skills with a demonstrated ability to extract meaning from and interpret data using a variety of tools and methods from statistics and machine learning
Experience with various industry-standard statistical techniques and tools
Expertise with Machine Learning programming languages such as, Python, R, SAS, MatLab, SQL
Experience working with and exploiting big data; distributed computing; predictive modeling; mathematics; statistics; machine learning; story-telling; and visualization
Ability to collect, clean, and mine data in a timely manner as part of a cross-functional team in an intelligence, or related, environment
Excellent communication and teaming skills

Desired Requirements
Master's Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math or equivalent
Proficiency in using R, Matlab, Python Scikit-learn or other statistical modeling packages, with a focus on machine learning.
Experience with reservoir computing is a plus
Proficiency in developing production systems for processing large volumes of structured and unstructured data in Java, Python or similar technology stack
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong team player, capable of working collaboratively in customer teams
Certification through any of the following or equivalent:
Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) – The Cap Program
Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics (CSPA) – The CAS Institute
SAS Academy for Data Science – SAS Institute
SAS Certified Big Data Professional/Data Scientist – SAS Institute

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate all of the following:
Expertise in machine learning and statistics, with an emphasis on decision optimization
Expertise in Python, TensorFlow and MatLab.
Ability to transform and manage large data sets
Proven ability to apply the skills above to real-world business problems
Ability to evaluate model performance and tune it accordingly

Company Description

IMT’s very competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, 401K, paid time off, disability coverage, 10 paid holidays, company paid life insurance.

Company Description:
IMT LLC is a small business which provides a fulfilling work environment fostering the opportunity for team and personal success. Becoming a key member of IMT positions you to impact a critical global mission and positively influence the direction of the company.

IMT is a premier service provider for Information Management Solutions for complex, mission-critical needs. Since 2006, IMT has evolved into a leading provider of Information Management system engineering, software development, information assurance, system sustainment and is the lead provider of technical support for the Integrated Broadcast Service (IBS) enterprise. IBS is the worldwide Department of Defense (DoD) standard network for transmitting tactical and strategic intelligence and targeting data to all levels of Joint Service operational users. IMT has earned a reputation as an innovator and pioneer in complex information management solutions. Headquartered in Fairfax, VA IMT employs professionals in offices located throughout the United States and around the world.

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IMT LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC
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Occasional travel
Minimum Experience Required:
2+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Data Science
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