Senior Data Scientist - Clearance Required

Job Locations US-VA-Tysons
Posted Date 2 months ago(12/1/2021 2:43 PM)
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LMI is a consultancy dedicated to powering a future-ready, high-performing government, drawing from expertise in digital and analytic solutions, logistics, and management advisory services. We deliver integrated capabilities that incorporate emerging technologies and are tailored to customers’ unique mission needs, backed by objective research and data analysis. Founded in 1961 to help the Department of Defense resolve complex logistics management challenges, LMI continues to enable growth and transformation, enhance operational readiness and resiliency, and ensure mission success for federal civilian and defense agencies.


This position requires an active DoD Secret Clearance and is based out of the Washington, DC area but open to remote applicants! 


This senior data scientist will work as part of a team of data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts to support advanced analytics projects for various Army customers. Responsibilities include:

  • Engage technical and non-technical stakeholders to understand business processes, analytical requirements, key data elements, etc.
  • Support Agile project management over data activities.
  • Define and execute techniques to integrate, consolidate, and structure data for analytical use.
  • Understand and analyze complex and organization-specific datasets.
  • Research, analyze, and document various technical approaches.
  • Transform data and analysis into informative visualizations and interactive dashboards using open-source and commercially available visualization and dashboard tools.
  • Develop briefing packages to communicate complex ideas to non-technical customers
  • Propose alternative designs and processes to manage various types of data using both standard and custom tables and fields.

Travel: Minimal, less than 10%



  • DoD Secret clearance required. Must have, at a minimum, an active Interim Secret Clearance.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or related field.
  • 10+ years of related work experience.
  • Experience with big data and big data technologies.
  • Experience with data visualizations and interactive dashboards.
  • Experience working with data analysis tools (Python, Java), computational analysis tools (R, MATLAB), and associated data science libraries (scikit-learn).
  • Experience developing and implementing statistical, machine learning, and heuristic techniques to create descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics.
  • Superior communication skills, both oral and written.


  • Graduate degree in computer science, engineering, or related field.
  • Experience with Palantir’s Foundry platform.
  • Experience with US Army Logistics data.



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LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, protected veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

As required by Executive Order 14042, Federal contractors (including all LMI employees) must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 regardless of the employee’s duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination before your first day with LMI.

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