Senior Data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information

Job Summary

We are seeking an accomplished and forward-thinking Data Scientist to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will play a crucial part in advancing our data analysis capabilities by merging and optimizing various data sources to enhance and automate reporting processes. Working closely with our research and development team, you will pioneer innovative artificial intelligence/machine learning approaches to revolutionize how we interpret and present data. Projects will involve working with US Navy customers to developing predictive analytic tools for a variety of data and real-world applications.

As with any position, additional expectations exist. Some of these are, but are not limited to, adhering to normal working hours, meeting deadlines, following company policies as outlined by the Employee Handbook, communicating regularly with assigned supervisor(s), and staying focused on the assigned tasks including company meetings, and completing other tasks as assigned.


  • Conduct research to identify and assess new technology solutions for automating existing reporting processes
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to design hardware and software architectures and system hosting strategies
  • Lead the development of interfaces and software code to efficiently retrieve, modify, and update data
  • Support the research and development of artificial intelligence/machine learning methods for advanced data analysis
  • Generate new or updated system documentation, including data dictionaries, user manuals, and software designs
  • Provide training sessions to personnel on newly implemented technologies and processes
  • Utilize programming languages and tools such as Angular, .NET, JavaScript, C#, PL SQL, Kubernetes, XML, Python, R, and MATLAB to develop solutions
  • Apply mathematical and statistical algorithms, artificial intelligence/machine learning techniques, natural language processing, and large language models for data analysis
  • Collaborate with colleagues to ensure software security guides and system configurations are maintained

Basic Qualifications

  • Proficiency in Python programming language is required
  • Proficiency in other programming languages such as Angular, .NET, JavaScript, C#, PL SQL, Kubernetes, XML, R, and Matlab
  • Demonstrated data wrangling capability including data cleaning, transformation, and feature engineering
  • Experience in developing interfaces and software code for data retrieval and manipulation
  • Familiarity with mathematical and statistical algorithms, artificial intelligence/machine learning, natural language processing, and large language model approaches
  • Experience in deploying machine learning models to production environments
  • Proficiency with Azure AI tools, particularly Azure ML Studio
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, ability to learn and understand very complex domain knowledge about Navy ship maintenance
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities to work within a team environment
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality results
  • Ability to provide clear and comprehensive technical documentation
  • Proven experience in providing training and knowledge transfer to team members
  • Secret Security Clearance (required to start, must be received before offer is made)
  • Ability to complete Microsoft Azure Data Scientist Associate (DP-100) Professional Certificate

Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ Years experience in research and development roles involving AI/ML technologies
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools and techniques
  • Experience with data mining and predictive modeling
  • Strong analytical skills and a passion for exploring complex data sets
  • Publications or contributions to the data science community
  • Familiarity with US Navy Ship Maintenance programs

Company Summary

Join the VSolvit Team! Founded in 2006, VSolvit (pronounced ‘We Solve It’) is a technology services provider that specializes in cybersecurity, cloud computing, geographic information systems (GIS), business intelligence (BI) systems, data warehousing, engineering services, and custom database and application development. VSolvit is an award winning WOSB, CA CDB, MBE, WBE, and CMMI Level 3 certified company. We offer a customizable health benefits program that best meets the needs of its employees. Offering may include: medical, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, long and short-term disability and other insurance products, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account, 401K Retirement Plan options, Tuition Reimbursement, and assorted voluntary benefits. Our goal is to grow together and enjoy the work that we do as a team.

VSolvit LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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