Job Description

Job Title: Data Scientist Engineer
Job ID: 3895
Location: Multiple locations
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Overview of RAND

The RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous. RAND’s research and analysis address issues that impact people everywhere, including security, health, education, sustainability, growth, and development. Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, RAND has close to 1,800 people from approximately 50 countries working in offices in North America, Europe, and Australia, with annual revenues of more than $308 million.

RAND is nonprofit, nonpartisan, and committed to the public interest.  Our research is sponsored by government agencies, charitable trusts, and community nonprofits. In addition, we rely on philanthropic support to pursue visionary ideas; address critical problems that are under-researched; shape emerging policy debates; and devise innovative approaches for solving acute, complex, or provocative policy challenges. RAND values objectivity and integrity in both its research processes and internal interactions. We emphasize a collegial environment that respects the contributions and dignity of all staff.

Position Description


The successful candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter with the ability to solve data analysis problems independently.

Education Requirements

BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field required; MA/MS preferred.


Minimum 8 years.

Security Clearance

 U.S. Citizenship may be required for positions requiring a U.S. government security clearance.


Santa Monica, Pittsburgh, Washington DC, or Boston.

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