Data Scientist w/Polygraph
Analyzes user needs and performs research and functional analysis on a variety of projects. Location: McLean Hours: TBD. Support effort to structure financial data for use by analysts. Act as a consultant to team and help shape big data ingest process. Demonstrated experience with patching data sets together for analysis so that they can be searched against each set. Demonstrated experience working with structured data sets. Familiar with working with unstructured data sets. Demonstrated experience with HTML, JSON and XML. Ability to apply JSON API queries between systems. Experience with AWS cloud architecture. Experience with manipulating data from Oracle and SQL servers. Demonstrated programming experience with Java and Python. 1. Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects. 2. Performs technical assessments aimed at improving client systems. 3. Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships. 4. Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion. 5. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis. 6. Develops new systems or updates existing systems to meet client needs. 7. Serves as technical advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation. 8. Generates recommendations in the form of technical briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel. 9. Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects. 10. Identifies emerging relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes and systems. 11. Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials. 12. Directs functional testing of various systems. 13. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities. 14. Serves as technical team or task lead. 15. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas. 16. Participates in special projects as required. Education 1. Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline. 2. Master's Degree preferred.#CJPOST#DJPOST#SH2017 Qualifications 10-15 years of related experience. As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.