Data Analyst - Scientist

Reston Consulting Group Washington , DC 20319

Posted 4 months ago

RCG is seeking a Database Analyst/Scientist for a full-time position as part of an ongoing contract in Washington DC near Farragut West metro station. RCG is a growing federal contracting company looking for strong, energetic people to help support our clients.

Please note: Due to the secure nature of this government agency, all candidates must be U.S. citizens and MUST hold a current, active Secret clearance.

The successful candidate will receive a contingent offer based on the outcome of a government background check. This will take several weeks, and the candidate cannot begin actual employment until the background check is successfully completed.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Apply complex analysis of data in support of agency challenges; apply expertise in problem solving, scripting in multiple languages, as well as the creation and/or implementation of tools and processes that aid in advanced analytics, testing and quality assurance, and operations development. Use and develop statistical analysis, modeling, simulation, and machine learning methods. Use complex mathematical concepts and models for data collection and data management services; perform enterprise-wide data collection, storage, and manipulation. Develop and implement automated testing frameworks.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must hold a current and active Secret Clearance

  • BS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and minimum of 5+ years of progressive experience. Higher degree(s) may be substituted for up to 3 years of experience

  • Experience with the following tools/languages: Python, R, SQL, PostgreSQL, MSSQL,

  • Experience with Agile Methodology/Scrum Development

  • Familiar with TFS (Team Foundation Server)

  • Knowledge of consolidating disparate datasets using data analytic methods; experience analyzing unstructured or poorly structured datasets to answer specific analytic needs

  • Experience serving as a process expert for integrating new data analytic solutions into existing, non-data centric, workflows

  • Experience working with multiple stakeholders, gathering requirements, analysis and integration resulting in informed decision making; explaining highly technical concepts to a non-technical audience

Desirable Qualifications or Exceptional Candidate:

  • MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline

Physical Demands: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

RCG, Inc. does not discriminate against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibits discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, or national origin.


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Data Analyst - Scientist

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