Data Scientist

McLean, Virginia, United States
May 16, 2018
Jun 06, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0017948

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.

Data Scientist

Key Role:
Use technical and analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights that can provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing business problem. Use expertise in computer science, software development, and the latest technologies to analyze and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts, computer science, or domain expertise to bridge the gap between technologists and mathematicians, ensuring software solutions meet analytic requirements. 

Basic Qualifications:
-Experience as an R and Python developer
-Experience with designing novel analytic methods and workflows and merging disparate data sources for varying data structures of content
-Experience with feature generation and feature augmentation, including pulling data from unstructured formats
-Experience in working with Big Data storage and processing techniques, including HDFS, Hive, Accumulo and Hadoop, or Spark
-Ability to manage and manipulate large data sets, develop data science approaches, and manage data science tasks
-Ability to leverage a wide variety of data science capabilities and languages
-Ability to analyze and resolve critical data issues using various methodologies and ensure data integrity
-Ability to analyze data to help determine market conditions, financial statements and forecast profitability
-Secret clearance
-BA or BS degree

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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.

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