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Herndon, VA

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Job Description

Vaxcom Services, Inc.

Vaxcom Services Inc. (an Xator Corporation National Security Solutions Company) is a niche provider of intelligence related support services. We are recognized experts in Intelligence Community with subject matter expertise in the areas of Technical/IT Services, Operations, and Intelligence Services.

Clearance Requirement:

Active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph is preferred.

Data Scientist Herndon, Virginia

Vaxcon is seeking a Data Scientist to develop, enhance, and maintain enterprise / departmental machine learning systems.

Must have experience in both the machine learning world as well as being an excellent developer as this position will require both skillsets. This position requires working in a team environment where customer focus, cooperation, communication, and continual tradecraft improvements are the norm. Must have excellent debugging skills, work independently, and interact well with others.

Required Skills:

BS/BA in Software Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or similar OR equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience search architecture (ex - Solr, ElasticSearch)

Big Data Frameworks such as Spark or Hadoop

Data Science frameworks such as Keras, Tensorflow, or Theano

Experience with building querying ontologies such as Zeno, OWL, RDF, SparQL

Experience with GPU processing

Experience with word2vec or doc2vec algorithms

Proficient in Java

Proficient in Python

Experience with web services (REST) and service oriented architecture (SOA) - Spring Boot, Tomcat

Vaxcom is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

For additional information about Vaxcom Services Inc., Xator Corporation or the position, please email John at

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