The Defense Group (DG) at Leidos currently has an opening for a
Data Scientist/Statistician to work in our Alexandria,
VA office supporting our Air Force Research Laboratory
This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your mathematical and
data skills for Joint Service missions where warfighters are or may
be exposed to chemical, biological, or radiological hazards. The
challenges our customer faces require a multidisciplinary approach
to providing sound scientifically defensible solutions and
Review existing information on warfighter performance in a
compromised operational environment, such as one contaminated with
chemical or biological weapons or radiation.
Generate and analyze data and construct models from data to
develop an overall methodology for determining performance
deficit(s) in a compromised environment.
Collect data and review data from performance tests.
Perform statistical analyses on multiple data sets.
Review other statistical data from operational performance tests
Prepare briefings and give presentations.
Prepare detailed technical reports.
Bachelor’s Degree in mathematics or statistics; chemistry,
biochemistry, physics but with evidence of statistical analysis
capability/training with 4 or more years of related experience
Must be able to obtain and maintain at least a SECRET Security
Basic programming experience necessary for statistical analyses
Experience with LINUX and virtual machines
Good technical writing skills required
Master’s Degree or 3 years of experience in lieu of Master’s
Able to maintain a TOP SECRET Security Clearance
Familiarity with the Hazard Prediction and Assessment Capability
JAVA programming experience
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours: