Data Scientist

Location: Reston, VA
Date Posted: 09-05-2018 #11330459

Deadline for resume Submission:10/19/18 12:00 AM

(U) The customer requires a Data Scientist to support analytic innovation within the customers environments and enable the customer to transition methodologies for data analysis into production analytic processes. Data scientists combine applied mathematics, programming skills, analytical techniques, and data to provide unique insights for decision makers. Each individual typically only has depth in one of these areas, so effective data science efforts require teaming of complementary skill sets. Skill sets include
- Applied mathematics (e.g., probability and statistics, data modeling, computational social sciences)
- Computer programming (e.g., programming languages, math/statistics packages, computer science, machine learning, scientific computing)
- Social Networking and Linguistics (e.g. natural language processing, social network analysis, entity resolution, human language technology)

OPTIONAL SKILLS: 1. Demonstrated experience working collaboratively and effectively in a team environment on multi-disciplinary challenges (collection, ETL, database, infrastructure, application).
2. Demonstrated experience creating and automating analyses and reports.
3. Demonstrated experience building or modifying data sets to enhance exploratory analysis.
4. Demonstrated experience understanding user behavior and trends on social media platforms.
5. Demonstrated experience supporting operational and strategic requirements against hard target missions.
6. Demonstrated experience with collection methods, capabilities, and tasking processes.
7. Demonstrated experience working with data sets from Chinese or Russian social media platforms and mobile applications.

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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