Data Scientist

Clearance Level
Data Science
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ138434

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Regular

This position is not yet funded.

GDIT is currently looking to hire a Data Scientist for a Defense Threat Reduction Agency Data Science Program. the Program Manager performs day-to-day management of data science teams involved in designing, developing, integrating, training, testing, documenting, implementing, and maintaining complex systems. Organizes, directs, and coordinates planning, and production of all activities associated with the PWS.

The Data Scientist

Contributes to the completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role. Develops data-driven solutions to complex business challenges. Utilizes advanced tools and computational skills to interpret, connect, predict and make discoveries in complex data and deliver recommendations for business and analytic decisions. Uses predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences, efficiencies, process improvements, and other business outcomes. Works with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions. Performs additional duties as assigned. May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals. May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager). Designs, researches and develops highly advanced processes, which may result in new product/business opportunities for the company. GDIT is seeking candidates at the junior, mid and senior level


BA/BS (or equivalent), 2+ years of experience (junior)

BA/BS (or equivalent), 5+ years of experience (mid)

MS (or equivalent experience), 8+ years of experience (senior)

Secret Clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI

Expertise in an open source language such as R or Python

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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.