Data Scientist

DCS Corp
Dayton, Ohio
Apr 23, 2024
Apr 30, 2024
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Scientist, Data
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
DCS is seeking a skilled and motivated Researcher with advanced proficiency in statistical modeling to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a Master degree or higher in a related field and a strong background in statistical analysis techniques. The primary responsibilities will include assisting with research, analyzing data, and providing valuable insights to support customer research initiatives. This is a hybrid position with the option to work remotely part time.

Essential Job Functions:

In this role, you will be asked to use your advanced knowledge of statistical techniques to analyze complex data sets. This may include using mixed effects modeling, Item Response Theory (IRT), Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), and multinomial processing. You will also be asked to collaborate with cross-functional teams to assist in designing research studies and collect data.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

At least a Master degree or higher in Statistics, Mathematics, Data Science, or a related field with 4 years of related experience.

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information: eligible to attain at least a Secret level U.S. DoD security clearance.

Advanced proficiency in statistical modeling techniques, including mixed effects modeling, IRT, SEM, and multinomial processing.

Demonstrated experience in analyzing large and complex data sets.

Experience in programming languages such as Python and R.

Familiarity with cloud-based data storage solutions.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment.

Proven ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.

Ability to travel, as needed.

Desired Skills:

Prior experience working with military and/or government contracts.

Expertise in human-machine teams; integration of natural language processing; autonomy; modeling, simulation and analysis.

Demonstrated ability to provide strong customer support, with the ability to grow current contracts, write or contribute to new proposals a plus.

Ability to formulate and execute strategies to grow new business.

Hold an active Secret or higher level clearance.

DCS is an employee owned organization that performs challenging state-of-the-art research and technological development to strengthen our nation's defense and security. We conduct research and development projects in partnership with our Department of Defense customers in a variety of high demand application areas such as Autonomy, Manned-Unmanned Teaming, Artificial Intelligence, Human Systems Engineering and Modeling, Simulation &Analysis.

DCS has a reputation for agile and efficient development of technology solutions for U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets. We continue to provide innovative solutions with our multidisciplinary teams formed with exceptional employees.