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Data Science/Operations Research Analyst, Senior in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/28/2019

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Job Number: R0040492

Data Science/Operations Research Analyst, Senior

Key Role:

Apply operations research and data science techniques across a wide range of military problems, including acquisition, personnel, operations, and strategic planning. Explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights. Provide modeling and simulation support. Define problems, build models, identify performance measures, and perform gap and root cause analyses. Develop and implement machine learning, data mining, and statistical and graph-based algorithms to solve large-scale, complex, and challenging problems across the DoD. Leverage analytical and technical expertise, including operations research, engineering, mathematics, statistics, and computer science.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with programming languages, including Java, C++, C#, VBA, and Python

-Experience with statistical analysis, including descriptive and inferential statistics, probability theory, predictive modeling, data sampling, and a variety of statistical tests and procedures

-Secret clearance required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Knowledge of DoD, DON, and USMC Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) processes

-Knowledge of authoritative DoD, DON, and USMC databases

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BS degree in Operations Research, Management Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or CS


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.

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