Who We Are:  AM Pierce & Associates is a woman-owned small business providing Engineering & Research, Cyber, C5ISR, Program & Acquisition Management services and solutions to a diverse government and industry client base.  We are a stable and growing company who offers our employees a rich benefits package, supportive and flexible work environment and the opportunity to work with experts in their field.
The Position:  We are in search of candidates who have data science and related technical skills to support military and homeland security needs. Background in comparing simulation results to real world test data, getting data from test computers and data-stores, cleaning and engineering data, statistical analysis and testing, data visualization, automation of processes, as well as, experience in design of experiments and metrics development.

The Location:  Patuxent River, Maryland Best Places for Tech Jobs (#4)
The Description: 
  • Comparing simulation results to real world test data. 
  • Getting data from test computers and data-stores
  • Cleaning and engineering data
  • Statistical analysis and testing
  • Data visualization
  • Automation of processes
  • Design of experiments and metrics development
  • Experience programming in Python, R, or MATLAB, with advanced proficiency in at least one, and ability to adapt to the others as needed.
  • Able to learn a new language in limited fashion as needed for problem solving, such as C++ 

The successful candidate will have the minimum education and experience below:
  • BS, MS, or PhD in mathematics, statistics, computer science, data science, engineering, or other technical and quantitative education
  • An Active DoD Secret clearance is required and program office suitability.

Preferred qualifications: 
  • Experience with target tracking or sensor fusion, especially metrics, is a plus, but not required, and these will be learned on the job. 
The Working Environment:  The physical environment requires the employee to work on-site at the government program office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for the majority of the workday.  The employee may be required to walk short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to drive to offices or buildings near the work site.  In rare occasions, travel may be required.

AM Pierce & Associates offers a comprehensive benefits plan that includes:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan, Safe Harbor Plan with Immediate Vesting 
  • Discretionary Profit Sharing Program
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Professional development opportunities  
  • Incentive Programs
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Will Preparation, Identity Theft Protection & Legal Support
  • Travel Assistance
  • Financial Foundations Program
  • Verizon Wireless Discount
  • Local Gym Discounts

AM Pierce & Associates complies with all Federal and State laws and regulations concerning Affirmative action and workplace equal opportunity; in further detail, AM Pierce & Associates does not discriminate in employment decisions (to include applicants and employees) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, disability or protected veteran status.  AM Pierce & Associates takes affirmative action to ensure that equal opportunity is provided in all aspects of employment. AM Pierce & Associates does not take adverse employment actions against applicants and employees for asking about, discussing, or sharing information about their pay or the pay of their co-workers.  For more information regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, click here.

Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 240-718-3800.
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