Senior Physicist / Lead
Title Senior Physicist Lead Location Tyson's Corner
Falls Church, VA Work Requirements , GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the US Overview TekPartners has some of the most sought after Information Technology positions available. As a reputable company in the IT staffing industry, you can trust us to place you in the right position. We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Physicist Lead in Tyson's Corner
Falls Church, VA. Description Looking for a highly resourceful and motivated candidate who is hands-on in three areas low energy nuclear physics, data scientist, and development SME on program in providing services to DHSCBP. The candidate will have experience working on and managing small projects in a research group, hands on with building equipment and software, electronics, and mechanical design. The candidate will serve as project(s) leader and mentor to assigned scientists and developers, determines project scope, timelines, and implementation details. Qualifications bull Understanding of common modes of nuclear detection, particularly scintillation, proportional counting, and multi-channel analysis. bull Understanding of modes of nuclear decay and spectral signatures of each type. bull Knowledge of nuclear technology, including reactors and threats. bull Knowledge of X-ray (MeV energy) imaging of large objects is plus. bull Mastery of Python, including software design, implementation in built in classes and data structures. bull Experience with common scientific toolsets using PandasNumPySciPySci-Kit Learn and Jupyter. bull Knowledge of Keras
TensorFlow or Torch greatly preferred. bull Mastery of systems level, object-oriented languages, including at least one of C++, C, or Java. bull Deep knowledge of data structures and algorithms, operating systems, and low-level computer science. bull Familiarity with unit and integration testing schemes, version control (Git), and modern front-end web technologies like React, Angular, Vue, JQuery, and RxJs. bull Proficiency with database querying in SQL, including knowledge of indexingpartitioning and paging methods, bull aggregation, and performance tuning. Familiarity with Data Access Object pattern and object-relational mappers such as SQLAlchemy, Django, Hibernate, or Entity Framework. bull Expert in probability, statistics, and analysis to include classical statistics and hypothesis testing, Bayesian methods, ANOVA, regression analysis, Fourier and wavelet analysis, time-series analysis, and generalized linear models. bull Knowledge of common machine learning techniques (random forests, support vector machines, neural networks, Markov models) and associated numerical techniques (gradient descent, backpropagation, sampling, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, regularization techniques).