RQN076 Visualization Programmer

Arlington, VA
Posted 10 hours ago

Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation Job Announcement

Postion Title: Visualization Programmer

Location: Arlington, Virginia

Position Requisition Number: RQN076

Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation:

The Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation (VT-ARC) provides unique access to the broad and rich research enterprise found at Virginia Tech. VT-ARC forms multi-disciplinary teams to apply innovative solutions to the real-world problems that strain our social, political, industrial, and economic foundations.  Specializing in the identification and use of fundamental research, VT-ARC performs contract R&D on larger scale problems and at technology readiness levels beyond those generally addressed by academia.  VT-ARC combines significant technical expertise with program management skills to deliver robust solutions on schedule and on budget.


The Visualization Programmer supports a range of development tasks across VT-ARC’s portfolio of analytics projects. Example projects include supporting predictive modeling and forecasting visualizations, impact visualizations, and developing new innovative approaches to complete data visualization.


Primary job duties: The duties of this position shall include, but are not necessarily limited to (and not listed in priority order)

• Reports to the Program Manager, 1101-001

• Supports custom analytics visualization tasks as assigned

• Supports custom tool development

• Supports innovation projects as assigned

Required Education, Certifications, Skills, Capabilities:

• Experience with front-end web application development (HTML, CSS, Javascript)

• Experience with D3.js or React visualization suite

• Demonstrated ability to work as a team contributor with a mission focus and emphasis on service, integrity, and excellence

• Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Government Security Clearance.

Desired Education, Certifications, Skills, Capabilities:

• R, Python, Java, RShiny

• Enterprise architecture design experience (J2EE, RShiny, etc)

• Visualization experience

• Data mining and machine learning

• Scientometrics

• Record of innovation and creative problem solving

• Active Secret security clearance preferred

Primary Work Location:  Arlington, Virginia

Special Work Conditions:  Periodic travel to other VT-ARC offices and around the NCR region. Possible travel to other CONUS locations. Occasional work outside of corporate core business hours.

Security: Active Secret Security Clearance.