Data Scientist - TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Engineering
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ70297

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The Data Scientist will develop algorithms, write scripts, build predictive analytics, use automation, apply machine learning and use the right combination of tools and frameworks to turn a set of data points into objective answers to help senior leadership make informed decisions. The Data Scientist will apply data mining techniques perform statistical analysis, and build high-quality prediction models. The Data Scientist’s ability to obtain data through advanced computerized models and extrapolation of data patterns through advanced algorithms to explain how the information will influence the specific project will be an essential function to providing customers a better comprehension of the data.


BS/BA in Software Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or similar OR equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience with search architecture tools (ex - Solr, ElasticSearch)

Big Data Frameworks such as Spark or Hadoop

Data Science frameworks such as Keras, Tensorflow, or Theano

Experience with building querying ontologies such as Zeno, OWL, RDF, SparQL

Experience with GPU processing

Experience with word2vec or doc2vec algorithms

Proficient in Java and Python

Must know to use an IDE to code (ex - IntelliJ, Eclipse, NetBeans)

Experience with interacting in a Linux environment (ex - Bash scripting, VI)

Intrapersonal communication skills

Ability to work well in a constantly evolving work environment


Familiarity with Source code management and integration (ex - GitHub/GitLab, Jenkins)

Hands on experience with cloud technology (AWS / C2S)

Experience in an Agile environment

Experience with testing frameworks (ex - Junit, Mockito, Swagger, Postman)

Experience with relational databases (ex - Oracle / MySql)

Experience with JavaScript / Typescript

Experience with front end development (ex - Angular 2+, React, HTML, CSS, JQuery)

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.