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Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2102990

Data Scientist

ICF’s Information Insights (I2) team is comprised of experienced professionals with the skills required to unlock the power of governed data discovery.  Our staff provides deep technical and business support for data acquisition, data analysis/data science, and interactive data visualizations. 

We are looking for a candidate with strong data engineering, statistics, machine learning, and predictive modeling skills to join our team. In addition, you will perform data analyses summarizing trends and modeling impacts for both internal and external clients. 

While these roles are currently remote, once restrictions are lifted, reporting to our corporate offices may be an option. We would prefer to hire someone within the Metro DC area.

 What you’ll be doing:

  • Design and develop statistical analyses, visualize the output of statistical models, present and interpret the output of predictive models, and perform quality assurance tasks on model code and output.

  • Identify important and interesting questions about large datasets, then translate those questions into concrete analytical tasks.

  • Build quantitative models with data, and communicate the results of those models to stakeholders

  • Help conceptualize, as well as perform, data analyses to summarize trends

  • Develop and execute database queries that in turn support developing/formatting modeling inputs

What you must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field: Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline

  • US Citizenship or Green Card. Employment must be compliant with eligibility for Public Trust due to Government Contract

  • 3 or more years’ experience with modeling and quantitative analysis using standard statistical software such as R, Python, SAS

  • 2 or more years’ experience working with any major cloud services (AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • 2 or more years’ working with raw data preparation (structured, unstructured, and mixed datasets), exploratory data analysis, processing, classification, and prediction.

  • 2 or more years’ experience working with and exploiting big data, distributed computing, predictive modeling, mathematics, statistics, data mining and machine learning algorithms, theories, principles and practices.

  • 3 or more years’ experience in SQL and procedural programming

What we’d like you to have:

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Experience with Deep Learning capabilities

  • Experience with data warehouse design and development as well as data modeling for both relational and dimensional data models

  • Experience in reporting, story-telling and data visualization technologies such as Tableau, Shiny, Bokeh

  • Demonstrated experience showing strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills paired with a desire to take initiative

  • Excellent listening, written, and oral communication skills

  • Ability to exercise independent judgment while effectively prioritizing and executing tasks while under pressure

  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

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Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

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Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.
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