Data Scientist/Consultant in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
    Consultant
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/15/2018

Job Description

Job Number: R0018206

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 Scientist/Consultant

Key Role:

Demonstrate excellent technical and analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights to provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing business problem. Apply expertise in computer science, software development, and the latest technologies to design and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts, computer science, and domain expertise to bridge the gap between technologists and mathematicians, ensuring software solutions meet analytic requirements.


Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with machine learning, data mining, statistics, or graph algorithms in an academic or internship environment

-Experience with using R, Perl, Python, SAS, or SPSS for the analysis of data

-Knowledge of an object–oriented language, including Java, C++, C#, or Python

-Knowledge of Hadoop, MapReduce, or HDFS

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Scheduled to obtain a BS degree in Winter 2017 or Spring 2018


Additional Qualifications:
-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem–solving skills

-BS degree in CS, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related field preferred; pursuing an MS degree in CS, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related field a plus


Clearance:

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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