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Maximus Inc.

Data Scientist

Remote/Mclean, VA / Full Time

October 25

The Remote Data Scientist is an accomplished technical leader and a team player with substantial software engineering experience. The candidate must have hands-on experience with enterprise-level software development, integration, and implementation using advanced data science or big data technologies.

The candidate must demonstrate a willingness to learn new cutting-edge technologies and overcome technical challenges in a fast-paced environment. Provide design and implementation expertise to a cross-functional software development team. Play a key role in developing next generation data analytics platform leveraging the latest data science technologies.

Primary Responsibilities:


  • Architect, design, code, and implement next-generation data analytics platform using software engineering best practices in the latest technologies
  • Machine Learning
  • Python, JavaScript
  • Data integration with Spark, Big Data, Pentaho
  • Data Lake and/or Data warehouse
  • Provide software expertise in these areas: Spark based applications, Java application integration, web services, Cloud computing
  • Develop solutions to enable metadata/rules engine driven data analytics application leveraging open source and/or cloud native components
  • Passion for learning, growing, and mentor team members on the fine art of data engineering and advanced data science technologies
  • Develop solutions in a highly collaborative and agile environment


Education and Experience:


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field; additional experience would be considered in lieu of degree
  • At least 12 years of technical experience
  • 3 to 4 years of experience in statistical modelling
  • 3+ years of combined experience with Python or Java

Technical Skills:


  • Excellent knowledge of core java, collection framework, generics and multithreading
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux commands especially in processing data files
  • Preferred experience with Spring Framework (Boot, Cloud, Security, Data)

Additional Requirements:


  • U.S. citizen or legal right to work in the United States without sponsorship

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