A&M Data Scientist, Junior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/21/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022618

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.

A&M Data Scientist, Junior

Key Role:

Work as an impactful and motivated data scientist developing technical solutions to complex problems. Analyze data to identify trends and support the development of mission–related analyses, using techniques including econometrics regression analysis, cluster analysis, Bayesian analysis, discriminant analysis, sentiment analysis, support vector machines, survival analysis, and other modes of machine learning. Contribute to the development of new concepts and experiments, translate these ideas into executable action plans, and communicate these plans to a diverse client base. Create mathematical models and programs used to test solutions to complex systems. Work within cross–functional teams to engage the client, comprehend the client's problems, develop strategic analytical products, support requirements analysis, including process and systems analyses, support the development of business and system architectures, and define actionable system requirements. This position is located in Washington, DC.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with experimental design, statistical methods, and principles of sampling and statistical inference

-Experience with using statistical analysis software, including R, SAS, Minitab, MATLAB, Stata, or SPSS

-Experience with data discovery and visualization

-Knowledge of SQL or similar and database development and administration, including processes and software

-Ability to work full–time in the Washington, DC area

-Ability to obtain a security clearance required

-Scheduled to obtain a BA or BS degree by Spring 2018

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with machine learning, discrete event simulation, or graph analysis

-Experience with simulation software packages, including ExtendSim, AnyLogic, and Arena

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

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

-Ability to be articulate, persuasive, and enthusiastic with a knack for excellent storytelling

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients effectively

-Ability to work independently and address ad–hoc challenges

-BS degree in Engineering, Sciences, or a related STEM field by Spring 2018


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

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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