Data Scientist, Senior

Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jul 05, 2019
Closes
Aug 15, 2019
Ref
R0062099
Hours
Full Time
Data Scientist, Senior
The Challenge:

Are you excited at the prospect of unlocking the secrets held by a data set? Are you fascinated by the possibilities presented by the IoT, machine learning, and artificial intelligence advances? In an increasingly connected world, massive amounts of structured and unstructured data open up new opportunities. As a data scientist, you can turn these complex data sets into us eful information to solve global challenges. Across private and public sectors - from fraud detection, to cancer research, to national intelligence - you know the answers are in the data.

We have an opportunity for you to us e your analytical skills to improve the immigration ecosystem. You'll work closely with your c us tomer to understand their questions and needs, then dig into their data-rich environment to find the pieces of their information puzzle. You'll us e automation and conduct predictive analysis and us e the right combination of tools and frameworks to turn that set of disparate data points into objective answers to help decision makers make informed decisions. You'll provide your c us tomer with a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they can us e it. Join us as we us e data science for good in the immigration space.

Empower change with us .

Build Your Career:

At Booz Allen, we know the power of analytics and we're dedicated to helping you grow as a data analysis professional. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

- access to online and onsite training in data analysis and presentation methodologies, and tools like Hortonworks, Docker, Tableau, and Splunk

- a chance to change the world with the Data Science Bowl-the world's premier data science for social good competition

- participation in partnerships with data science leaders, like our partnership with NVIDIA to deliver Deep Learning Institute (DLI) training to the federal government

You'll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal specifically geared towards data science and analytics skills, where you can access more than 5000 functional and te chn ical courses, certifications, and books. Build your te chn ical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-ho us e experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-5+ of experience with data analysis

-Experience with Micro sof t Excel, including the us e of pivot tables, formulas, and linked tables

-Experience with statistical analysis tools, including R, Perl, Python, SAS, or SPSS

-Knowledge of b us iness intelligence platforms, including Tableau, Qlikview, or Spotfire

-Knowledge of basic graphics design for presenting complex c us tomer feedback data into easy-to-read reports

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Ability to operate in uncertain environments with authority and influence astutely

-Ability to emphasize methodology, modeling, and governance while remaining neutral

-Ability to articulate in a persuasive and enth us iastic manner with a knack for excellent storytelling

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, us ers, and clients

-Ability to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent problem-solving skills

Clearance:

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

We're an EOE that empowers our people-no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic-to fearlessly drive change.

JHT

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