Staff Technologist

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jul 14, 2017
Closes
Aug 31, 2017
Ref
J3G7YH68PTLZWL1V161
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0010085

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Staff Technologist

Key Role:
Lead model development within the decision analytics capability, including a focus on mathematical programming. Analyze data to identify trends and support the development of mission analyses using techniques, including econometrics regression analysis, cluster analysis, Bayesian analysis, discriminant analysis, sentiment analysis, support vector machines, survival analysis, and other modes of machine. Work with a variety of software platforms to build and apply mathematical and statistical models that address multi-dimensional issues that have technical, operational, and organizational implications. Contribute to the development of new concepts and experiments, translate these ideas into executable action plans, and communicate these plans to a diverse client base. Devise modeling and measuring techniques and use mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, including linear programming, game theory, probability theory, symbolic language, and stochastic modeling and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines. Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work within cross-functional teams to engage the client, comprehend the client's problems, develop strategic analytical products, support requirements analysis, including process and systems analyses, support the development of business and system architectures, and define actionable system requirements.


Basic Qualifications:
-1+ years of experience with quantitative analysis and qualitative interpretation of data
-1+ years of experience with data science, modeling, machine learning, data mining, or statistics
-Ability to demonstrate enthusiasm for data and comprehend the nuances of complex data models
-Ability to self-motivate
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience in a client-focused, business-facing role
-Experience with working in strategy or management consulting preferred
-Experience in R, Python, SAS, Tableau, Excel, and other data visualization tools and programming languages preferred
-Experience with data discovery and visualization preferred
-Ability to engage and collaborate with peers, leadership, and cross-functional teams
-Ability to be articulate, persuasive, and enthusiastic with a knack for excellent storytelling
-Possession of excellent client relationship skills

Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.


We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.