Data Scientist, Junior in Norfolk, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/7/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024076

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, Junior

Key Role:

Leverage expertise in various machine learning or machine intelligence techniques, including neural networks, deep learning, random forests, image processing, and analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights to build predictive models, which in turn can provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing business problem. Stay up–to–date on the latest machine learning capabilities. Implement custom algorithms with senior data scientist oversight and create graphical user interfaces, flow processes, and layouts for complex modeling, data mining, statistical analysis, and research purposes. Work with scientists and business leaders on difficult engineering problems with minimal engineering or data science backgrounds. 

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with multiple programming languages, including Python, C++, R, Matlab, or Java

-Knowledge of various machine learning algorithms, statistics, and mathematics principles

-Ability to learn new programming languages easily

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Mathematics, Physics, CS, Engineering, or Statistics

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with big data architecture platforms and extracting information from disparate data sources and merging them together for analysis

-Knowledge of advanced machine learning capabilities, including gradient boosting, random forests, or Convolutional Neural Networks

-Secret clearance

-MA or MS degree in Mathematics, CS, Engineering, or a related field preferred; PhD degree a plus

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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