Data Scientist, Junior in San Diego, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025186

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 technical and analytical 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 CS, software development, and the latest technologies to analyze and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, including analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts and CS expertise to bridge the gap between technologists and mathematicians and ensure that software solutions meet analytic requirements. Serve as the client interface with responsibility across the entire life cycle, including requirements gathering and analysis, process and systems definition, data analysis, presentation of analysis to clients in a format they can digest, and the development of algorithm driven products and solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with object-oriented programming, including Java, Python, Scala, or JavaScript

-Experience with source control and dependency management software, including Git or Maven

-Experience with Linux administration

-Experience with Big Data, Cloud computing technologies, NoSQL systems, or Lambda architectures

-Experience with building complex data extraction, transformation, and loading, including ETL pipelines into structured databases, data warehouses, or data processing systems

-Experience with developing solutions with and integrating and extending free and open source software, including FOSS or COTS products

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Semantic Web, including RDF or OWL and SPARQL

-Experience with Navy mission systems

-Experience with designing and implementing machine learning, data mining, statistics, or graph algorithms

-Experience with Amazon Web Services, including AWS or Microsoft Azure Cloud services

-Experience with the Hadoop ecosystem, including HDFS, Hive, HBase, Accumulo, or Spark

-Experience with Storm, Kafka, NiFi, or similar ETL frameworks

-Experience with writing analytics using MapReduce, Pig, SQL, or SparkSQL

-MS degree in CS, Software Engineering, or Informatics preferred


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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