Data Analyst/Scientist in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

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Job Number: R0020196

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.

Data Analyst/Scientist

Key Role:
Use technical and analytic expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights that can provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing business problem. Apply expertise in computer science, software development, and the latest technologies to analyze and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts, computer science, or domain expertise to bridge the gap between technologists and mathematicians, ensuring software solutions meet analytic requirements. Use open source toolsets to implement statistical methods and develop interactive and dynamic visualizations. Work with a team of data scientists to develop and apply toolsets that solve client analytics problems and propose recommendations to critical business processes or decisions. Document results and methodologies in client briefings.

Basic Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience with machine learning, data mining, optimization, statistics, and graph-based algorithms
-Experience with using VBA, Excel, R, Python, or SAS for data analysis
-Ability to leverage presentation expertise, including presenting complex information to non-technical audiences
-Secret clearance
-BS degree in Operations Research, CS, Computer Engineering, or Systems Engineering

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with querying databases programmatically using scripting languages
-Experience with translating design mockups and prototypes into application designs
-Experience with developing rich report visualizations
-Knowledge of CSS and JavaScript frameworks
-MS degree in Operations Research, CS, Computer Engineering, or Systems Engineering

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.

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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