Data Scientist and Ops Researcher, Senior

The Challenge:

Explores and exploits data sources through the use and creation of scientific processes and technologies to uncover and communicate business insights. Applies leading-edge principles, theories, and concepts, and contributes to the development of new principles and concepts. Works on unusually complex problems and provides highly innovative solutions. Operates with substantial latitude for unreviewed action or decision, and mentors or supervises employees in both firm and technical competencies.

You Have:

  • Experience with quantitative analysis or modeling

  • Experience with developing requirements and building statistical or simulation models

  • Experience with scripting or scientific languages and software, including Python, R, MATLAB, @RISK, ARENA, or SAS

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Free Open Source Software and Commercial Off-The Self Software products in statistics, Monte Carlo or discrete event simulation, extract, transform, and load Extract, Transform, Load processes, and quantitative workflow automation

  • Experience with working in Windows and Linux OS environments

  • Ability to consult with non-technical audiences on technical problems, work in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment, and balance long- and short-term tasking

  • Ability to take poorly defined problems and convert them into questions for which practical quantitative solutions can be defined

  • Ability to be flexible, take initiative, and innovate to succeed in an ambiguous and fast-paced environment, composing client deliverable quality documentation, analysis, and reports

  • Ability to be detail-oriented and organized

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Master's degree preferred; PhD degree a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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