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Computer Scientist
Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

Job Title

Computer Scientist

Job Description

As a Computer Scientist, you’ll use your skills to automate and enrich a variety of data in support of analytical questions. Successful candidates in this role will be able to bridge the gap between non-computer scientist analysts and other technical professions such as data scientists and software developers. A strong candidate is someone with a desire for continual learning and strong problem-solving, analytic and interpersonal skills who communicate and collaborate effectively.


  • No telecommuting
  • Agencies are OK


Basic Qualifications:

  • Understanding of TCP/IP and common protocols such as SSH, HTTP/S, SMTP, DNS, BGP, DHCP.
  • Experience with intelligence analysis skills (e.g., traffic analysis) mixed with detailed knowledge of network architectures, protocols, and communications.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with writing, compiling, and debugging a variety of programming languages
  • Containerization
  • Jupyter
  • Spark
  • NoSQL

Special consideration given for the following skills:

  • Machine Learning
  • High Powered Computing
  • Any of a number of active Cyber Certifications including but not limited to: GPEN, GXPN, GCFE, GCFA, and OSCP.
  • C++
  • SIGINT experience

Security Clearance Requirements: Active TS/SCI with favorable polygraph

About the Company

Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,000 employees across the US.

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