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Parsons Corporation Senior Data Scientist in Saint Louis, Missouri

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI

Job Description:

Senior Data Scientist

Position Overview:

  • Provide statistical and mathematical support to analyze and interpret a wide range of data in order to provide customer solutions.

  • Works with various stakeholders to present and operationalize data to achieve actionable insights to drive customer strategy and decisions.

  • Applies advanced analytic capabilities to solve complex business problems from a combination of unstructured, semi-structured, and structured data.

Education/ Experience :

  • Active TS/SCI Security Clearance is required.

  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in statistics, mathematics, image science, remote sensing, earth science, physical science or related technical or scientific field; or similar course of study at an accredited school (or substituted education and experience) and 7 - 10 years of related experience.

  • Advanced level proficiency with MS Office, data mining, ability to develop and manipulate, and maintain databases.

  • Demonstrated experience using ArcGIS, Apache, Spark, Python, R Programming, and/or Kibana. Experience with COTS statistical software (SPSS, SAS, MatLab etc.), COTS desktop software (MS Office and Access), and the Windows operating environment.

  • Required experience with software packages used for advanced statistical analysis of operational data and tools for data visualization.

Skills/ Competencies:

  • Ability to develop mathematical algorithms and applications in response to complex requirements.

  • Ability to leverage a range of data sources (e.g., Web traffic, customer requests for information, survey responses, production databases, etc.) to gain an understanding of what drives a positive customer experience.

  • Ability to identify systems enhancements and new capabilities, concept demonstrators, capability business cases.

  • Ability to provide training as new systems and capabilities move into operational use. Must be able to take leadership roles on technical teams or consortiums.

  • Demonstrated participation in and/or directing the activities of highly skilled technical and analytical teams responsible for developing solutions to highly complex analytical/intelligence problems.

  • Understanding of customer Policies like International Policy, Co-Production, and dissemination of data desired

  • Strength in collaboration and teamwork within, between, and across organizational boundaries.

  • Must demonstrate good oral and written communication skills, along with good interpersonal skills and an ability to work cooperatively and effectively as a team member. #CJ

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.