Data Scientist, Consultant

Dale City, VA
Jan 24, 2022
Jan 26, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
OverviewGuidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit: . ResponsibilitiesOur consultants on the Advanced Analytics & Intelligent Automation (AA&IA) team help clients maximize the value of their data and automate business processes. This high performing team works with clients to implement the full spectrum of data analytics and data science, from data ingestion, aggregation, and cleaning, to data visualization and dashboarding, both exploratory and predictive analytics, and machine learning and artificial intelligence. Our services enable our clients to define their information strategy, enable mission critical insights and data-driven decision making, reduce cost and complexity, increase trust, and improve operational effectiveness.A' A' Our consultants focus on client services, while also supporting business development, internal firm initiatives, and ongoing professional development.A' In the cybersecurity domain, our AA&IA team utilizes cybersecurity domain knowledge and experience to assist with cybersecurity assessments, collect and analyze cybersecurity data, and provide recommendations for improving cybersecurity posture. QualificationsA' Required:Security clearance:A' Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearanceA' Minimum years of relevant experience:A' 3Education:A' BS/BA in Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Economics, Data Science, Data Analytics, or similar quantitative discipline.A' Significant experience working with analytical models, methods, applications, and tools, such as:A' A' Statistical analysis, predictive modelling, simulation, machine learning, and artificial intelligenceA' Selecting and applying the appropriate analytical techniquesA' Constructing pipelines for data ingestion, cleaning, and analysisAnalyzing large and complex data sets, with strong aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analysisA' Advanced proficiency in an analytics programming language, preferably PythonKnowledge of basic SQL queryingOpen-source data integration through APIs, including JSON and XMLExperience working with collaborating coding tools, like GithubVisualization skills such as Tableau, Power BI, or R ShinyA' A' Background/familiarity with basic cybersecurity concepts, tools, and data:Familiarity with common network and vulnerability scanning tools, including NMAP, Nessus, Shodan,Understanding of cybersecurity architecture (networks, hosts, ports, types of OS/software/hardware/devices)Basic knowledge of cybersecurity testing methodologies (phishing, intrusion detection, vulnerability scanning, remote penetration testing, red/blue teams)Preferred:A' Education:A' MS/MA in Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Economics, Data Science, Data Analytics, or similar quantitative discipline.A' Skills / knowledge / experience:Contributing as a team member: understanding personal and team roles, contributing to a positive working environment by building strong, collaborative relationships with team membersLeading small teams, coaching and collaborating with colleagues, providing feedback and guidance on work performanceIdentifying and addressing client needs, building relationships with clients, demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks, communicating potential conflicts to a supervisorCommunicating effectively to various audiences, including various levels of management and external clients, in a professional environmentBusiness development including RFP/RFQ responses, developing white papers/concept papers, and building and demonstrating prototype solutions to customersKnowledge of cybersecurity and the national security environmentA' A' A' A' A' A' Additional RequirementsThe successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.A' Due to our contractual requirements and federal orders, including an Executive Order from the White House and anA' emergency regulation from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the position for which you are applying requires thatA' you provide proof of your vaccination status. If you are unable to receive the COVID-19 vaccine for medical reasons or because of aA' sincerely held religious belief, you may request an exemption from the vaccination requirement which shall be reviewed after theA' submission of requested documentation. If an accommodation is granted, the conditions may include weekly testing and masking. AllA' Guidehouse employees also agree to follow any additional health and safety mitigation policies that may be required in the workplace.A' ? DisclaimerAbout GuidehouseGuidehouseA' is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.A' Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.A' If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contactA' GuidehouseA' Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email atA' RecruitingAccommodation@. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.A' Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.A' Rewards and BenefitsGuidehouseA' offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.A' Benefits include:Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision InsurancePersonal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid HolidaysPosition may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonusParental Leave and Adoption Assistance401(k) Retirement PlanBasic Life & Supplemental LifeHealth Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending AccountsShort-Term & Long-Term DisabilityTuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning OpportunitiesSkills Development & CertificationsEmployee Referral ProgramCorporate Sponsored Events & Community OutreachEmergency Back-Up Childcare Program

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