Paradigm Environmental is currently seeking a Data Analytics Scientist/Engineer to join our Fairfax, VA office. At Paradigm, we place a strong emphasis developing and utilizing innovative approaches to solve environmental problems and building efficiencies into every aspect of our work. Working for Paradigm ensures access to and mentoring from national leaders and experts, experience working on important and high profile projects, and close collaboration with amazing talent on a daily basis. Our employees are rewarded with an exceptional and casual work environment, competitive salaries, and a generous benefits package.
Understand, transform, and visualize large data sets using a variety of tools.
Acquire and process datasets, perform supporting calculations, and document results.
Conduct statistical analysis on hydrologic and other monitoring datasets.
Produce data summary statistics, trends analysis, correlations, and regressions.
Comfortable working in a fast-paced, highly collaborative team environment.
Driven to learn and master new technologies and techniques.
Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
Experience using statistical computer languages (e.g., R, Python, SQL, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
Data analysis and visualization experience using open-source technologies (e.g., Shiny, ggplot, Plotly, D3, Leaflet).
Experience with environmental data a plus.
Experience with spatial data and geographic information systems a plus.
Coding knowledge and experience with at least one language (e.g., C++, C#, Java) a plus
All candidates should also possess the following qualities:
Excellent analytical experience solving complex environmental or business problems.
Skills in data analysis, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and critical thinking.
Clear and effective oral and written communication skill.
Ability to prioritize and multi-task under strict deadlines.
Demonstrated initiative and drive to succeed with new and challenging tasks.
Ability to commit to consistent weekly hours and schedule.
Internal Number: DE-JUL19
About Paradigm Environmental, Inc.
Paradigm Environmental is a consulting firm that specializes in water resources management and supports a broad array of IT applications. Our water resources expertise is sought internationally for innovative solutions to water quality impairments, engineering challenges and regulatory pressures. Paradigm’s innovative approach to watershed and stormwater planning leverages cutting-edge, open-source tools such as continuous simulation, genetic optimization, statistical analysis, geoprocessing and cloud computing. We have led numerous groundbreaking, first-of-its-kind projects using interdisciplinary expertise including engineers, hydrologists, environmental scientists, biologists and programmers. For applications and software development, we pride ourselves on creating platforms that are intuitive, reliable and aesthetic. We excel at data storage, mapping, and visualization including development of dynamic dashboards to analyze and communicate complex datasets. We pride ourselves on rapid turnaround, high-quality deliverables that are on-message and aligned with our clients’ programs. Our reputation and highly-specialized expertise have led us to projects around the globe, while ...our offices provide local footprints in California (San Diego), the Southeast (Nashville, TN) and Chesapeake Bay (Fairfax, VA).