Five Reasons to Work for the Department of Defense as a Data Scientist or Engineer

A series of Medium posts based on my book, “An Approach to Machine Learning in Cyber Defense for the DoD”.

Many in the Department of Defense (DoD) wonder what it is that might make an engineer or data scientist hang their hat at a specific location to work. In the study conducted for my book, I discovered five reasons engineers and/or data scientists would like to work for the DoD, despite all of the challenges I have highlighted in my previous posts on the subject (1, 2, 3).