Sr Data Scientist

Location: Washington, DC

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Type of Requisition:


Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:


Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



No Suitability Required

Public Trust/Other Required:


Job Family:

Data Science

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking a Data Scientist responsible for working with both unstructured and structured data with advanced problems and modeling on projects. Responsible for interpreting results from multiple sources using techniques ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining independently. Candidate will work with project managers, consultants, programmers, data scientists, analysts, and customers to design, develop and implement the most valuable solutions for the organization.

Candidate will prepare big data for analysis, implement data models and develop database to support the business solutions. Candidate will work on advanced, complex technical projects or DoD issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Depending on experience and skill level, the candidate may provide a leadership role for the work group through their knowledge in the area of specialization.

Familiarity with the manipulation of unstructured data in a data analytics environment, and the use of open-source tools, cloud computing, machine learning and data visualization. Ability to use/code in a language applicable to the project such as Apache, Hadoop, Python, and advanced knowledge of machine learning.

Education/Required Experience: (Multiple Levels Available)

Bachelor's Degree in Data Analytics & 5+ years in Data Analytics or related field. Senior positions require an advanced degree (Master's or PhD) in a relevant field of Data Analytics such as data science, statistics, or operational research and 9+ years of experience

Clearance: Secret with ability to obtain TS


  • 401k with company match
  • Diverse, Highly collaborative teams
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Internal Mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

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The likely salary range for this position is $115,329 - $192,600, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Travel Required:


Telecommuting Options:

Telecommuting 100%

Work Location:

USA DC Washington

Additional Work Locations:

Any Location / Remote

Total Rewards at GDIT:

Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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