CACI International Data Scientist in Portsmouth, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Data Insight Enabler (Data Scientist ) to support our program in Portsmouth, VA.

What You'll Get to Do:

  • Assess potential data sources (internal and external), design a plan to integrate, centralize, and maintain them to ensure users have access to critical information in the right place, at the right time

  • Provide business analytics services such as business intelligence consulting, development of enterprise analytics architecture, market research and analysis, dashboards and scorecards creation, provisioning of structured and disparate data, to our client

  • Support senior leadership with insights, management reports, and analysis for decision-making

  • Create a fluid, end-to-end vision for how data will flow through our customer's organization

  • Develop data models for database structures

  • Design, document, construct and deploy database architectures and applications (e.g. large relational databases)

  • Integrate technical functionality (e.g. scalability, security, performance, data recovery, reliability, etc.)

  • Translate business needs into analytics/reporting requirements to support executive decisions and workflows with required information.

  • Coordinate with process owners and decision makers to understand their information needs and identify ways to visualize and present information in a user-friendly manner.

  • Extract huge volumes of data from multiple internal and external sources.

  • Design Analyses that translate business requirements into a technical analytic plan.

  • Explicitly plan the analyses including scoping, checkpoints and milestones

  • Anticipate and address competing explanations by incorporating assumptions and checks that anticipate vulnerabilities.

  • Explore and examine data from a variety of angles to determine hidden weaknesses, trends and/or opportunities

  • Determine best way to evaluate results and use them to optimize processes and business value.

  • Explore data appropriately to identify and mitigate idiosyncrasies. Build and apply algorithms to ensure the technical solution is appropriate for the problem. Clearly document findings with visualization and technical communication

  • Employ sophisticated analytics programs, machine learning and statistical methods to prepare data for use in predictive and prescriptive modeling

  • Thoroughly clean and provision data to discard irrelevant information for use in Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) tools

  • Communicate conclusions and findings to management through effective data visualizations and reports

  • Recommend cost-effective changes to existing procedures and strategies

  • Proactively mine large amounts of data to identify trends and patterns and generates insights for business units and senior leadership

  • Interact with Information Architects to develop strategy for information storage, modeling, and tagging

  • Support end-users and information architects to enhance information visualization through development of dashboards and user interfaces

  • Work closely with information managers, architects, source system specialists, business process owners and data analysts for knowledge sharing, mentoring, and training

Qualifications You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, finance, statistics, or related fields. Master's preferred

  • Min 10 years of experience as a data analyst, business intelligence analyst, market research analyst, financial analyst, statistician, or equivalent roles

  • Experience with consumer-level data for the purposes of analysis, reporting, and/or marketing

  • Demonstrated experience deploying database architectures and applications

  • Expert in data mining, aggregation and unstructured information analysis

  • Ability to generate insights from information

  • Competent in information taxonomy creation, information visualization, information modeling, and data warehousing techniques

  • Ability to perform functional requirements analysis and business domain analysis

  • Ability to build new tools to automate work

  • Familiarity with Project Management Methods desired

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.