Forensic Science Statistical Analyst & Researcher

Noblis - Reston, VA4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $79,000 - $100,000 a year
As a statistical analyst and researcher with our team, you will be working with our clients to design and conduct scientific research studies, perform data and statistical analyses, and disseminate results of the team's work through conference and client presentations and in peer-reviewed publications and journals.

In our forensic science work we are leaders in extensive high-profile studies evaluating the accuracy and reliability of forensic examination, in disciplines including latent fingerprint examination, forensic footwear examination, forensic handwriting/document examination, forensic firearms examination, and blood spatter analysis. Today our team consists of scientists, engineers, researchers, developers, and analysts that have served federal, state, and local government clients on high-consequence problems in forensic science, biometrics, computer vision, media analytics, and AI/machine learning for over 20 years.


Required Qualifications:
You have MS or PhD in statistics, data science, forensic science, or other scientific discipline
You have at least 3 years of hands-on experience in scientific research
You have at least 3 years of hands-on experience with data analysis / statistical analysis
You have very strong writing skills
You want to work in an agile and cross functional team environment, understand team goals and generate appropriate, innovative analytical insights to drive process and experience improvement
You challenge the status quo, are hungry to explore, evaluate, and understand new technologies, and wish to share insights and mentor your peers

Desired Qualifications:
Has experience with designing, conducting, and publishing scientific/engineering research
Has hands-on experience in forensic science research
Complements our existing team, likes solving problems, and is comfortable with ambiguity
Strives for excellence, is eager to explore new technologies, and develop new skills
Can self manage, has strong self-organization skills, and is eager to contribute
Has hands-on experience developing image processing and/or pattern recognition code
Has strong presentation / oral communication skills

Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, are solving difficult problems that help our government and our country. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering. Learn more at Noblis -About Us

Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public.

Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race.

  • Begin developing relationships one level up and two levels down. Identify and support opportunities to expand project scope beyond current deliverable and actively share information about clients’ emerging support needs and trends with team members and management.
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