Senior Physicist/Lead at TekPartners in Tysons Corner, VA

September 16, 2020
Tysons Corner, VA
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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).


Must have a PhD in nuclear, fusion or condensed matter physics with at least 3 years of postdoctoral experimental experience or industry experience as principle scientist, preferably AMO, vacuum science, or other fields utilizing single-particle detection methods and spectroscopy. Clearance who have resided in the US for the past 5 years. Must be able to obtain a CBP SSBI clearance with DHS. Responsibilities bull Liaises with external government entities (client and support organizations). Invents and implements methods and algorithms for threat determination and failure analysis. bull Writes and reviews code to accomplish mission goals. bull Gives input on staffing levels and allocation. bull Reviews changes requests and proposals strategizes future operations. bull Must be able to develop a clear vision of projects and move quickly to build proof of concept. bull Must have demonstrated professional experience in analytic technical writing. bull Excellent oral communicator with significant public speaking experience. Corporate Performance Standards In the performance of their respective tasks and duties all employees are expected to conform to the following 1. Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision. 2. Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers. 3. Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments. 4. Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations. Our benefits package includes bull Comprehensive Medical Benefits bull Competitive Pay, 401K bull Retirement Plan bull And Much More About TekPartners TekPartners is one of the fastest growing private staffing firms in the United States. We are a premier provider of highly qualified IT talent, Workforce Solutions and Business Intelligence Solutions to many enterprise organizations across the nation. As experts in the industry, our team continues to match proven talent to the right job opportunity every day. TekPartners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Expires: 2020-12-15
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