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Our team provides decision-based analytical solutions to help organizations prosper by reducing costs, increasing efficiencies, detecting fraud, mitigating risk, and meeting regulatory compliance needs. We are looking for:

 

  • Expertise in Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), and financial regulatory requirements.

  • TS/SCI-level cleared intelligence analysts with terrorist financing and banking backgrounds.

  • Machine learning, text analytics and other advanced machine learning techniques to generate statistical models that can be slotted into existing systems.

  • End-to-end information management capabilities with the skills to enable enhanced decision making and insight discovery using high volume, high velocity, and high variety (3Vs) information​.

2. Senior Data Scientist

Type: Full Time

Location: Alexandria, VA

Travel: None

Security Clearance: Active TS is preferred

 

We are looking for data scientists for projects with large amounts of complex data. The candidate should have five-seven years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models, hold a Master’s or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field, and be familiar with the following software/tools:

  • Coding knowledge and experience with several languages: C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, etc.

  • Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages: SQL, R, Python, etc.

  • Experience creating and using advanced machine learning algorithms and statistics: regression, simulation, scenario analysis, predictive modeling, clustering, decision trees, neural networks, deep learning, etc.

  • Experience with distributed data/computing tools: Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Spark, Impala, MySQL, etc.

  • Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot, etc.

 

The ideal candidate is adept at using large data sets to find anomalies and queries identified as data of interest. They must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods and data tools, building and implementing models, using/creating algorithms and creating/running simulations. They must have a proven ability to drive business results with their data-based insights. They must be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams. The right candidate will have a passion for discovering solutions hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes.

Responsibilities

  • Mine and analyze databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development, analytics techniques and business strategies.

  • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.

  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets.

  • Use predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experience.

  • Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.

 

Qualifications

  • Strong problem solving skills with an emphasis on product development.

  • Experience working with and creating data architectures.

  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams.

  • A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques.

  • Active Top Secret Clearance preferred.

 

Education

  •  Master’s or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field.

Current Opportunities
Updated March 18, 2020

1. Full Stack Developer

Type: Full Time

Location: Alexandria, VA

Travel: None

Security Clearance: Active TS is preferred

 

We are looking for full stack developers for a variety of government clients. The candidate should have 6 -10 years of full stack software development experience. Code and writing samples may be requested.

 

Responsibilities

  • Design, implement and maintain modern Single Page Application user interfaces with modern JavaScript frameworks.

  • Design, implement and maintain REST APIs using Java programming language and frameworks.

  • Work with customers and team members in an Agile development environment. 

  • Follow Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) best practices for code build and deployments.

  • Present the solution at formal and informal design reviews, and document the design according to the Government’s system lifecycle methodology. 

 

Qualifications

  • Experience working with users to define requirements and demonstrate solutions.

  • Experience designing and delivering complex, highly-scalable software components. 

  • Minimum 3+ years of modern JavaScript UI development experience using frameworks like AngularJS, React, etc.

  • Minimum 3+ years of Java Enterprise (J2EE) application development and implementation experience.

  • Demonstrated expertise with Java and strong knowledge of Spring Framework (Spring Core, Spring MVC, Spring, Spring Security, Spring Boot, etc.).

  • Demonstrated expertise with User Interface technologies like HTML5, CSS/SCSS (experience using Bootstrap is a plus).

  • Demonstrated experience with Java Application Servers (preferably Apache Tomcat).

  • Demonstrated experience with relational databases (preferably Oracle) and intermediate SQL knowledge.

  • Demonstrated experience in software engineering practices (e.g., reading/generating software specs, design patterns, continuous integration). 

  • First-hand experience working with large project teams (prior working experience with the Federal Government a strong plus). 

  • Demonstrated ability to think critically and creatively to develop innovative solutions to software problems. 

  • Demonstrated leadership of large-scale software engineering projects a strong plus. 

  • Agile development experience a plus. 

 

Education:

   Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field.

 

How to Apply

Send a resume with contact information to

Karen Carver at recruiting@ninja-analytics.com 

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