Data Scientist, Journeyman

Fort Belvoir, Virginia

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Posted 1 month ago

Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success. Novetta is committed to cultivating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture, embracing our differences and perspectives to build a stronger, more successful company.

Job Description: 

Novetta is seeking a Data Scientist (Journeyman) in the role of the Maritime Safety Office. This position is to provide both digital
and hardcopy maritime products, services, and data to support worldwide Safety of Navigation. Without accurate and up-to-date nautical products, military platforms are at increased risk when they conduct operations, transport personnel and deliver material. The U.S. Navy has made it clear to NGA that it will continue to require both digital and hard copy maritime products for the foreseeable future. Services procured under this contract will primarily support the production and maintenance of Maritime GEOINT at NCE facilities. THIS IS A SECOND SHIFT POSITION

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of python
  • Strong data management skills, including SQL, NoSQL (MongoDB), and triplestore/graph databases
  • Experience creating and managing ETL processes using Ni-Fi or similar software using both structured and
    unstructured data
  • Experience with data visualization tools including Tableau
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and present results in a clear manner

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with combining digital cartography, computer technology, GIS, cartographic and geospatial
    production techniques, remote sensing, photogrammetry, and digital data formats.
  • Ability to clean / prune data to discard irrelevant information
  • Ability to examine data from a variety of angles to determine hidden value, weaknesses, trends, and / or
  • Advanced knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS and ArcServer.

Security Clearance: 

TS/SCI with Poly

Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,300 employees across the U.S. 

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality, and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job tags: Data Analytics Engineering ETL Machine Learning MongoDB NoSQL Open Source Python Security SQL Tableau
Job region(s): North America
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