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Data Scientist (Early/Mid-Career)
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


Data analytics will be performed using a variety of techniques including math/statistics, analytic modeling software, and data visualization tools\. Research related to COTS or developed solutions/models will be completed to determine what tools will be deployed to meet customer requirements for data integration and use\. New analytic solutions will be architected to integrate with existing capabilities\. The goal is to deliver data centric solutions in response to corporate/business concerns and mission challenges\.


+ Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics/Statistics, Data Sciences, Analytics, or related STEM degree\. The requirement for a STEM Master's degree can be waived for candidates with a Bachelor's in a relevant STEM discipline and engineering or scientific experience and/or achievements that demonstrate the knowledge, skills and ability to perform independent research and development\.
+ Demonstrated experience with Data Analytics and Data Science tools and techniques\.
+ Requirements analysis and system design experience\.
+ Demonstrated ability to participate in large complex projects\.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q Clearance\.


+ Understanding and use of multiple technologies such as: relational databases, Hadoop/MongoDB, Python, Data Virtualization, R programming, BI toolsets\.
+ Ability to apply Mathematics and Probability/Statistics to real\-world data and issues\.
+ Data Mining/Machine Learning/Visualization/Data Wrangling skills\.
+ Passion for deriving greater value/insight from data\.
+ Demonstrated Software Engineering/Development skills\.

Department Description:

The primary mission of the Data Sciences Department is to increase the value that Sandia obtains from information assets\. In order to accomplish this mission, the Department focuses on streamlining data access with governance, integrating and federating data, data quality issues, data virtualization, and the creation of a scalable data service architecture\. Data Sciences also provides data analytics, data mining and visualization, and data reporting services\. The goal is to enable Sandia to obtain actionable insights from data and make high\-confidence data\-driven decisions\. We are dedicated to creating quality data and analytics products that have positive mission/corporate impact\. New data analytics technologies and techniques are persistently evaluated for inclusion within the portfolio of Data Science services the Department offers\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.