We are looking for a skilled Data Scientist to join our growing client in Alexandria, VA! This is a full-time, permanent role responsible for supporting data operations for the development and integration of artificial intelligence and cloud solutions. Work closely with the software development team in a collaborative, Agile environment to manage, manipulate, store and parse data of computer vision and other applications. Job Responsibilities: Extract, transform and standardize data to prepare for ingest into machine learning development environments. Design and develop data services and/or pipelines. Support continuous process automation for data ingest. Support the development and integration of Machine Learning (ML) algorithms for testing and operational deployment. Support Data enterprise for ML development. Job Requirements: Must be a US Citizen and have an active Secret Clearance. 3-5 years of hands-on work experience in one of the related areas: Data Science or Computer Science. Experience parsing / ETL-ing data into a variety of formats for ML applications, Test & Validation, metrics derivation. Strong knowledge of Machine Learning and statistics as they apply to Data Science. Proficiency with Python programming language to extract and manipulate data. Strong experience in a Linux environment. Experience with cloud technologies is a plus. Experience with R or Shell scripting is a plus.