Data Science/Operations Research Analyst, Mid in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/18/2018

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Job Number: R0011617

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 Science/Operations Research Analyst, Mid

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

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

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


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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