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Data Scientist (Machine Learning) in Herndon, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 2/16/2019

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Job Description

Our client, a systems integration company based in northern VA, focuses primarily in data science, machine learning, correlation, deployment, performance testing, information technology security solutions, system integration, and test automation. They are looking for a Data Scientist (Machine Learning) to assist their clients with complex projects. This candidate will be working at the enterprise level and with one of the leading Fortune 500 companies in the nation focused in the next generation of advanced engineering.


  • Feature Engineering - review, analyze and compute data elements that contribute to predictions.
  • Model Development - train, develop and validate Machine Learning models that provide predictions with high confidence level /accuracy.
  • Documentation and presentation skill.


  • Expertise with Machine Learning model development that leverages TensorFlow, keras, and Python.
  • At least 3 years' experience building descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive models with data.
  • Experience working in a Linux computing environment.
  • Experience applying data mining and machine learning techniques in a professional context.
  • Strong familiarity with data preparation, processing, classification, and prediction.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience working with Big Data.
  • Occasional local travel required.

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