Data Scientist - TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Data Science
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Python (Programming Language)

Python Numpy


REQ#: RQ172634
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Deliver insights to help our clients turn data into action as a Data Scientist at GDIT. Your work will provide transformative solutions to our clients’ big-data obstacles and help advance the mission. Here, you can make a meaningful impact on our clients’ mission and on your career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Data Scientist you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Data Scientist joining our team who will be hands on and provide oversight for overall Data Scientist Team.


  • Education: BA/BS in Information Technology or related field
  • Experience: 10+ years
  • Technical skills:
  • Demonstrated experience generating ideas for revolutionary technologies supporting operations in the hard target mission space.
  • Demonstrated experience with entrepreneurial leadership in developing, pitching, selling, and deploying new technologies to solve operational problems.
  • Demonstrated experience in Python development with expertise in Python data analytics packages such as pandas, numpy, scipy, gensim, and scikit-learn.
  • Demonstrated experience with AI/ML technologies and packages, such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, and scikit-learn.
  • Demonstrated experience with ML model development on text data, including NLP, and structured datasets.
  • Demonstrated experience with data visualization technologies and packages, such as Kibana, Bokeh, Leaflet/Folium, and Tableau.
  • Demonstrated experience handling restricted data sets, both at the individual and system level.
  • Demonstrated experience working with data spread across multiple enclaves.
  • Demonstrated experience documenting and editing the results of technical analysis for publication to non-technical audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience solving tough problems by developing repeatable methodologies.
  • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Polygraph.
  • Location: McLean, On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required




  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $152,737 - $206,645. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.