Data Scientist w/Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Data Science
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ130436

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Own the opportunity as a Data Scientist and help ensure the mission is never interrupted. At GDIT, we deliver clarity with our cloud solutions and provide meaningful work. Your work will be an important part of transforming our clients for the modern age and help them face any obstacle

Ensure the safety and security of our nation as data scientist at GDIT. You’ll apply the latest technology and provide operational support to deliver actionable intelligence for the Intelligence Community. Here, your work will have meaning and impact as you deliver your best every day.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As data scientist supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service.


The Sponsor provides data-driven, business analysis to support senior organizational leaders.  The Sponsor requires support specializing in data analysis including data graphics and dashboards that help identify challenges and opportunities for the Sponsor’s customers.  The Sponsor needs experienced SQL and Tableau skills to transform the Sponsor’s often unstructured data into clear and supported analytic takeaways to help customers with decision making related to production, resources and personnel.  The work may be performed independently or within a team environment.


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Required Experience:
  • Demonstrated professional experience with SQL in Oracle to include using common table expressions, set operations, aggregated functions and nested subqueries.
  • Demonstrated professional experience working with time-series data and the use of date and time expressions in Oracle.
  • Demonstrated professional experience using pivots to create new SQL tables.
  • Demonstrated professional experience using Tableau to create time-based calculations to include date and time functions, aggregated measures and percentages, level of detail expressions and custom table calculators.
  • Demonstrated professional experience creating and customizing customer-facing Tableau dashboards.
  • Demonstrated professional experience with version control systems such as Github.
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Demonstrated professional experience with Tableau Prep.
  • Demonstrated experience writing Python scripts that pull data from web-based APIs and relational databases.
  • Demonstrated professional experience using Python natural language processing (NLP) packages such as Spacy, Gensim, and NLTK to analyze or process collections of documents.

  • Location: MCLEAN, VA Customer site


  • 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





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.