Data Scientist, Mid

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 recent advancements in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the IoT? 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 useful 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 use your analytical skills to improve the information processing capabilities of the US military. You’ll work closely with your customer to understand their questions and needs, and then dig into their data-rich environment to find the pieces of their information puzzle. You’ll implement algorithms, apply modern data science practices, research state-of-the-art artificial intelligence, and use the right combination of tools and frameworks to turn that set of disparate data points into objective answers that will help senior leaders make informed decisions. You’ll provide your customer with a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they can use it. Join us as we use data science for good in advancing our country’s military.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-Experience with modern programming languages, including Python, C++, Java, or R

-Experience with data collection, manipulation, and analysis

-Experience with implementing machine learning models, including supervised, unsupervised, or reinforcement

-Knowledge of neural networks and deep learning concepts

-Ability to explain analytic processes and communicate results in a professional environment to both technical and non-technical audiences

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in a STEM field

Nice If You Have:

-2+ years of experience as a data scientist in a professional environment

-Experience with data science frameworks, including Databricks, Data Robot, or Cloudera

-Experience with big data technologies, including HDFS, Hadoop, or Spark

-Top Secret clearance

-MS degree in a STEM field


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.

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’ll have the chance to:

  • access online and onsite training in data analysis and presentation methodologies, and tools like Hortonworks, Docker, Tableau, and Splunk
  • change the world with the Data Science Bowl—the world’s premier data science for social good competition
  • participate 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 technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite 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.

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.


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