Data Scientist

  Dahlgren, VA         Mid Level

Zekiah Technologies is seeking a currently cleared Data Scientist to join our staff! This position supports an established contract with Naval Support Facility Dahlgren.

Our teams are made up of staff with various levels of experience. We share technical knowledge and mentor each other based on technical skills and task roles. We are focused on providing opportunities to job seekers who are searching for a position to grow their technical expertise and pursue innovative concepts.

We are looking for motivated, independent, self-starters who are able to think out of the box and use a creative approach to problem-solving. We reward forward-thinking and ambition.

Position Requirements


  • Using an enterprise source control service (Git/GitHub is preferred).
  • Agile DevOps, including operations and development engineers participating together in the entire service lifecycle, from design, Test Driven Development (IDD), build and test automation, release configuration, is preferred.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience with administering Linux-based workstations and/or servers.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience applying Hadoop Ecosystem technologies within the last five (5) years.
  • Minimum one (1) year experience working with:
    • Data science applications (e.g., R, Jupyter, big data analytics, visualization).
    • Linux configuration management for provisioning and automation (Puppet, Docker preferred).
    • Scripting (e.g., PERL, PowerShell, Scala, Ruby).
    • ETL technologies (to include at least one: Storm, Kafka, NiFi, Spark).
    • Cloud services (Amazon Web Services preferred).
    • NoSQL search engine technologies ( e.g. Solr, Lucene, HBASE, ElasticSearch).


  • Bachelor in Science (BS) in computer science or computer engineering discipline with minimum three (3) years’ full-time experience. The years of experience must be in all of the following: code writing, debugging, documenting, and testing, for software creation.

Work Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must currently hold an active Secret clearance. Candidates without an active Secret-level clearance will not be considered.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Zekiah Technologies, Inc. does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), ethnicity, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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