Big Data/Data Modeling/Data Scientist

Computational Scientist - CBRN Services

SRC, Inc. is currently seeking a computational scientist to join our CBRN Services team. Position will be responsible for development and integration of chemical property estimation, hazard prediction modeling and simulation, and cheminformatic software to characterize existing and emerging threats. The position is located in our Syracuse, NY, Herndon, VA, Arlington, VA locations or Remote.


  • Modeling and Scientific duties
    • Develop and design chemical property estimation algorithms using Quantitative Structure Activity Relationships (QSARs) to elucidate hazard and risk profiles
    • Update and enhance knowledge management applications for CBRN purposes
    • Review and curate datasets for incorporation into models and tools
    • Apply data science practices in calculation and evaluation of statistical measures
  • Software
    • Build and expand CBRN databases
    • Create modeling and simulation tools and web applications
    • Perform software development and integration within an agile development process
    • Support software lifecycle activities to include requirements development, software design, development, test, and documentation
    • Participate in software design and code reviews to ensure delivery of quality products and enhance skill sets
    • Plan and conduct software tests


  • Bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years of related experience or master’s degree or PhD degree with 0-3 years of experience.
  • Preferred degrees in chemistry, chemical engineering, biology, toxicology or related discipline
  • Applicable training, experience, or dual degree in software development, computer engineering, computer science or related discipline
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Monitor, manage and report status of technical work and project progress
  • Ability to work independently and on multi-disciplinary engineering teams
  • Ability to work in a team of software engineers to efficiently implement, package and deploy a software application

Preferred Requirements

  • Familiarity with ISO compliant software development strategies
  • Software development experience with C/C++, Java, Javascript, and OOD
  • Knowledge of C#/Python/MySQL/Database and Matlab a plus
  • Demonstrated understanding of agile development process
  • Knowledge or experience in one or more of the following disciplines is a plus
    • Chemical property estimation techniques
    • Quantitative Structure Property Relationships (QSPRs)
    • CBRN Modeling and Simulation and Hazard Prediction

Equal Opportunity

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President Biden’s Executive Order 14042, requires Federal contractors and subcontractors to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by January 18, 2022. This requirement applies to all SRC, Inc. and SRCTec, LLC employees and its subcontractors.

  • Location United States
  • Employment Type Full-Time Salaried
  • Experience Required 3+ Years
  • Education Required Bachelors Degree
  • Security Clearance Requirement Must meet eligibility requirements
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