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Data Scientist - 2067

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Fort Meade, MD, US, 20755

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 2067 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ CI Poly 

Level of Experience: Senior 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: [[filter10]]

Job Description


Come join our Cyber and Intelligence team!  Our cyber professionals are defining the future of cybersecurity, providing the most effective prevention, detection, and responses to the broad spectrum and constant evolution of threat actors.  Our experts provide actionable, timely intelligence that protects our nation from adversaries intent on disrupting our freedoms and harming our nation. Together, we are an integral part of an important mission -- we go to work every day with the knowledge and pride that our accomplishments make a difference.


HII - Cyber & Electronic Warfare is currently seeking a Data Scientist with a background in digital networking to work out of their Ft Meade, Maryland office.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Performs data analysis of network and computer systems and/or integrates existing system  frameworks, performance models and algorithms, threat models and command and control models. Foundation may include Statistical analysis, Modeling/machine learning , graph theory and algorithm design.   Develops, integrates and uses graphical user interfaces and visualization tools. Models operational environments, performs trade studies via computer simulation and provides decision support for alternative architectures. Performs operational analysis and mission effectiveness analysis. May build and design ML training models.  The following competencies are needed in the job.

  • Analysis
  • Process automation
  • Data Normalization
  • Data Visualization
  • Machine Learning
  • Statistics
  • Cloud Analytics
  • Scripting
  • Prototyping Analytics


Minimum Qualifications

  • 15 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field or High School Diploma or equivalent and 19 years relevant experience.
  • Shall have a minimum of 13 years in Computer Science Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering. Also experience in network analysis or target analysis with domain experience at least two of the following.
  1. Mathematics/Statistics
  2. Computer Science
  3. Data Mining
  4. Data visualization
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain an active TS/SCI w/poly

Preferred Requirements

  • At least two years’ experience leading a data science project or team.

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC