Data Scientist (Sr.) - U.S. Citizenship Required

Fairfax, VA

Data Scientist (Sr.) - U.S. Citizenship Required

Category: Cyber Security

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J0224-0941

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is one of the top 5 largest global IT companies spread across 40 countries with endless opportunities to expand and grow. As a CGI Federal Member, you have the opportunity to be a shareholder at CGI and join a family of 90,000 members strong.

CGI Federal is hiring a Sr. Data Scientist to work with a skilled and motivated team of professionals on a high-visibility Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) cyber security program. You will support a dynamic, fast-paced project focused on improving the cyber security posture of civilian government agencies through the implementation and enhancement of a cybersecurity platform, providing integration services, and developing, securing and maintaining cybersecurity dashboards. You will work closely with a variety of agency stakeholders, supporting their mission, priorities, organization and unique challenges. You will also support the development of additional cyber security offerings focused on next generation security solutions and technologies.

The successful candidate for this position is a motivated individual, a self-starter who works effectively in a dynamic environment. This is a great opportunity with room to grow both on the program and within CGI Federal!

This position is located in our Fairfax, VA office; however a hybrid working model is acceptable. You will be required to be in our Fairfax, VA office two days per week.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Develop, implement and test components using Java/Python/R of financial models, algorithms, cash flow simulations and pricing/risk metrics calculations in end-user or production computing systems for use in business decisions, financial and regulatory reporting and risk management.

• Use advanced analytics and data science techniques to efficiently translate complex mathematical, business and financial modeling logic into software code.

• Design and execute test cases for modeling and analytical software applications to ensure they meet business needs and model requirements.

• Design and execute modeling application systems via distributed computing both on premise and on external cloud.

• Monitor emerging technologies and industry best practices of model and analytical system implementation, evaluate and propose adoption of such technologies or best practices.

• Execute model application runs, process/validate model outputs and produce/review quantitative reports for business use.

• Support Requirement Engineers to determine qualitative baselines and objective criteria for large data sets.

• Support test and technical teams involved in developing requirements and software design artifacts to ensure familiarity with the requirements and expected functionality of the system.

• Support the delivery of client expectations and involvement in the various reporting activities.

• Assist with managing the development of reports on project progress, risks and issues.

• Automate data analysis to improve and enhance data.

• Adept at picking up new tools and technologies.

• Manage large complex projects involving diverse datasets.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearance requirements, US citizenship is required as well as successful passing of CGI background check prior to beginning work. In addition, candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a DHS CISA EOD/Public Trust clearance.

• Bachelor’s degree and 5-8 years of experience.

• Experience with econometric modeling and statistical analysis.

• Experience with the implementation and creation of various models and algorithms including regression and statistical models. Knowledge of AI or machine learning techniques is desirable.

• Strong programming experience in Java and Python/R. Familiarity with SAS and with tools available in the AWS/Cloud environment. Proficiency in Unix/Linux environment.

• Effective communication and writing skills to communicate to customers and internal team members.

• Exceptional organizational skills to work with a vast array of information.

• Ability to maintain own workload and meet deadlines.

Desired qualifications

• Cybersecurity experience.

• Experience with CISA’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $108,600 - $209,100.

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Skills:

  • Data Analysis

  • Data Architecture

  • Data Mapping

  • Data Modeling

  • Data Monitoring

  • Data Quality Management

  • Data Validation

  • Data Visualisation

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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