Harris Corporation Sr. Data Science Librarian in Herndon, Virginia

Sr. Data Science Librarian 4/10/18--Software, --Systems, EngineeringUSA - VA - Herndon




Job ID: SIS20181004-24230


Sr. Data Science Librarian

Job Code: SIS20181004-24230

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Job Description:

The Data Science Librarian will provide support to the technical teams building the DAP and associated API by explaining cataloging and metadata concepts to help streamline access to the data independent of the data type or source. Data Science Librarian will support Systems Engineering to develop the information packages which identify the content store, ‘owner’ point-of-contact, metadata fields, service specifications, volumetrics, and standards.

  • Select and support datasets and statistical software to meet program needs

  • Provide in-depth research consultations on discovering and analyzing datasets, software development, analytic tools, and data management best practices

  • Collaborate with subject librarians, Information Technology Services, and researchers to identify, evaluate, and test data science applications and hardware in support of the research data lifecycle (obtaining, analyzing, and communicating findings)

  • Provide project leadership or participate in projects related to data services


  • Bachelor’s Degree with 6+ years of experience or equivalent

  • TS/SCI Clearance Required

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Degree in Systems Engineering or Software Engineering preferred

  • Full Scope Poly Clearance preferred

  • 6+ years of data science librarian experience

  • NGA, IC or DoD IT experience strongly preferred.

  • Experience working with Government customer strongly desired

  • Knowledge and/or experience with data management, transformation, visualization, analysis, metadata standards, and organization techniques and tools

  • Ability to categorize the data and metadata in order to build the metadata application profile

  • Knowledge and/or experience of Search tools, Search results organization and the implications of metadata organization, indexing and catalog content

  • Knowledge and/or experience with GIS-related applications and tools.

  • Ability to deliver high quality work on tight schedules in a dynamic, agile product environment

  • Good oral and written communications skills with experience in delivering/presenting to customer

  • Team player able to work in a large program environment


Please be aware this position requires a TS/SCI clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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Expertise--Systems, --Software, Engineering

LocationUSA - VA - Herndon