Data Science Application Development

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Posting title
Data Science Application Development

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Estimated duration of 18 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Some travel may be required. 

Job Description:
Provide a Data Scientist I who will be supporting a suite of data analytics web and mobile applications.  Will support and develop software for a wide array of institutional tools and applications including the Visitor Management System, Affiliate Management System, and various internal and external facing apps and web-based, cloud-based engineering sites.  Will join and contribute to a technical team using agile development methodologies in order to write, test, and deploy data intensive applications, and provide supporting documentation and/or procedures for development and operations.  Will utilize extensive knowledge of scalable and modular systems to develop system architectures and help steer technical planning and decision making. 

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Typically requires a Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline
• Three years’ experience developing highly performant data applications on distributed system environments
• Knowledge building and architecting scalable enterprise applications, load balanced systems, and/or MapReduce functions
• Knowledge and experience programming in Python, Javascript, SQL, HTML/CSS
• Knowledge of python web development frameworks such as Python-Django
• Knowledge of web front end frameworks such as React or Angular
• Knowledge in utilizing Restful web services frameworks
• Experience with Git/GitHub use and integration
• Working knowledge of Software and Systems Engineering practices and artifacts

Desired Skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• People leadership experience is a plus
• Experience with Amazon cloud and related products: Amazon Web Services, GovCloud, EC2, S3, lambda, SQS, RDS, Route 53, ELB, etc.
• Demonstrable work experience developing in Python Django framework
• Demonstrable technical writing and presentation skills and shall have generated technical documents in

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