Data Modeler

Company Name:
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is a provider of end-to-end Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) solutions to help ensure our customers have the right information when they need it to act with confidence in their high stakes missions. As a business unit within General Dynamics' Information Systems and Technology group, we are dedicated to solving our customer''s tough problems and providing the expertise and technical innovation required to transform data into actionable intelligence.
From undersea sensors to border surveillance systems to space electronics, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems designs and develops high-performance solutions to gather and organize data from across the cyber, space, air, land and sea domains. This is your opportunity to join a company with more than 50 years proven experience helping our customers be mission ready.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.
Data Modeler
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS) has an immediate opening for a Data Modeler to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDAIS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to design, develop and manage a variety of equipment and systems solutions for GDAIS and its clients. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Data Modeler will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
Key Responsibilities
Extract data from existing databases and merge with new additional data
Assist in the design and implementation of data and analysis studies to guide metrics development
Assist in the application of Statistical and Computational Techniques to identify and analyze patterns in data
Advise data managers on best ways to ingest and integrate data into existing data store
Assist in the identification of data quality issues
Assist in the design, development, testing, and validation of statistical, mathematical, and simulation models
Assist in the design, development, and testing of new visualizations to support end-user decisions
Apply agile software development methodologies such as Scrum in the performance of tasks
Additional Responsibilities
Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance.
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers' changing business needs.
Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the GDAIS culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures.
Follow industry trends and pursue technology innovation to ensure GDAIS's services are cost competitive and superior to industry best practices.
Job Requirements
Typically requires bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or the equivalent, and 0 to 2 years of related experience.
Department of Defense security clearance is . Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
2+ years of experience with SAS, SPSS, R or similar data programming language/environment
3+ years of experience in Data and Text Mining, Database Development and Management
Experience with analysis of Systems, Data
Experience with or knowledge of Mathematical and Statistical Decision Support Models
Experience building Decision Support Visualizations for complex multi-dimensional data
Experience using agile software development methodologies
Date: 2014-05-08
Country: US
State: VA
City: Chantilly
Postal Code: 20151
Category: Cyber

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