**Type of Requisition:** Regular
**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** None
**Job Family:** Data Science
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Senior Data Scientist joining our team to support Veterans Administration large data analytic activities. As a Data Scientist, you will be trusted to collaborate with Subject Matter Experts and other Data Scientists to create and execute unique analytic and research methodologies within a large cloud-based analytic environment.
The Data Scientist will provide quality review on analyses and analytic programs to ensure consistency with specifications and collaborate with other team members to identify potential problems with data and/or processes and to take appropriate action to guide the resolution process. This position is within a multi-disciplinary team of Data Scientists, Statisticians, Data Analysts and Subject Matter Experts. Our team is largely remote and distributed throughout the country.
In this role, a typical day will include:
+ The Data Scientist will create production code in SAS, R or python in a cloud environment to support VA health care analytics.
+ This position will be responsible for creating, reviewing, and maintaining analytic documentation, providing data interpretation and generating reports in support of proposed research questions.
+ The Data Scientist will provide quality review on analyses and analytic programs to ensure consistency with specifications and collaborate with other team members to identify potential problems with data and/or processes and to take appropriate action to guide the resolution process.
+ This position is responsible for preparing timelines for analytic project management and performs and interprets basic and complex analyses.
+ The Data scientist may assist in developing statistical models and provide predictive analytic statistical support effectively communicating statistical and data-related concepts to non-statisticians (managers, researchers in other fields, etc.).
+ This position may participate in advanced analytic projects such as machine learning and artificial intelligence as required by the customer to support current contracts or new business opportunities.
+ 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.
+ Designs and develops highly advanced processes, which may result in new product/business opportunities for the company
+ Education: MS
+ 8+ years of experience
+ Knowledge of Veterans Affairs Health Care data and analytics
+ 5+ years of experience using SAS, R or Python, performing large data analyses and statistical modeling for healthcare research or analytics.
+ 5+ years client relation activities, ingesting and synthesizing customer specifications and effectively communicating complex healthcare analytic outcomes to client satisfaction.
**GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:**
+ 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
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.
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.
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.