Data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information

About NFF

Networking for Future, Inc. (NFF) is a Washington, DC based company offering a performance-focused approach to delivering transformational IT business solutions. We take pride in keeping users productive and engaged by providing business and IT teams with the solutions they need to improve their performance in a dynamic, connected world.

NFF is the only Cisco Gold Partner headquartered in the District of Columbia with Advanced Specializations in all major IT disciplines. In addition to Cisco, NFF holds key strategic partnerships with VMware, NetApp, Microsoft, Riverbed, Splunk and many System Integrators. NFF is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company and has been ranked in Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies list since 2007.

We offer expert solutions relevant to: Network Infrastructures, Data Center & Cloud, Cyber Security, SMART/IoT Technolgies, Collaboration & Mobility and Workforce Augmentation.

About this Position / Responsibilities NFF is looking for a Data Scientist to support a Washington DC based Human Services client. Hybrid work environment.


  1. Data analysis and modeling, including: Designing and developing machine learning and predictive models and algorithms.
  • Performing exploratory data analysis to identify patterns and trends.
  • Developing and maintaining database and data systems to support business needs.
  • Interpreting and communicating data analysis results to stakeholders.
  • Collaborating with other teams to develop and implement data-driven solutions.
  1. Data management and governance, including: Ensuring compliance with data privacy regulations and company data governance policies.
  • Developing and implementing data access and security controls.
  • Identifying and resolving data quality issues.
  • Managing data migration and integration projects.
  1. Provide subject matter expertise on data-related topics, including: Providing guidance and support to other teams on data-related issues.
  • Developing and delivering training and education materials related to data analysis and modeling.
  • Employing data science tools to improve data collection and accuracy.
  • Identifying opportunities to utilize data science tools to streamline business processes and increase efficiency.
  • Using data science tools to improve technical reports and the effectiveness of reporting databases and platforms.
  1. Collaborate with stakeholders to identify and prioritize data-related initiatives, including: Partnering with business leaders to understand their data needs and goals.
  • Contributing to the development of data strategies and roadmaps.
  • Providing recommendations for data-related investments and initiatives.
  • Leading or participating in cross-functional teams to execute data-related initiatives.



  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in data analysis/science and modeling, with a focus on machine learning and/or predictive analytics.
  • Strong knowledge of data science tools, including data quality, governance, and security.
  • Strong proficiency in data science tools such as R or Python. Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau or Power BI. Experience with SQL and other database technologies.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

NFF Disclosures

NFF offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and flexible paid time off options, for eligible employees:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account
  • STD, LTD, Supplemental life insurance and ADD&D
  • Comprehensive 401k plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • NFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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