Data Scientist Apply Job ID 1685771 Location Plano, Texas, United States; Pontiac, Michigan, United States Clearance
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.
Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.
Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.
Perspecta has an immediate need in our US Public Sector group for a Data Analyst
Analysis of data and construction of models to evaluate policies, processes, and metrics, and develop algorithms and decision support capabilities using statistical analysis, simulation, and other operations research techniques.
Strong foundation in statistical data analysis, and experience using advanced capabilities in MS Excel and MS Access
4 years experience as a practicing analyst, OR a Masters degree in a relevant filed, OR relevant Navy experience
Ability to obtain a Public Trust or Secret Security clearance
Ability to travel up to 1 week every few months to the client site
Preferred Experience [Includes Any of the Following]:
Experience with data analysis using large data sets, in any tool/language
Experience in Operations Research, simulation, and/or modeling
Experience working with MS SQL Server database
Experience in coding in C# or VB.NET
Experience with statistical tools like SPSS, SAS, or R
Experience in modeling and building Data Visualization techniques to present large data sets.
Familiarity with SQL Server Analysis Services and/or Business Objects.
Knowledge of Navy veteran or Navy manpower, personnel, training, and education related business functions
Industrial Psychology or Psychometrics background
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