Data Scientist, Junior in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0017729

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:

Perform as a data scientist with a focus on computer science to apply knowledge of and expertise in distributed scalable Big Data store, including Accumulo, Cloudbase, HBase, or Bigtable and apply expertise in the MapReduce programming model. Leverage expertise in requirements analysis, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and diagnosis or resolution. Use statistical methods on large data sets to characterize uncertainty through statistical methods. Leverage knowledge of large data sets to characterize uncertainty through statistical methods. Leverage knowledge of large data set analysis, perform research, and ensure study results are properly interpreted and documented.


Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with developing software in Java, C, C++, or other high level languages

-Experience with developing software for UNIX or Linux, including Red Hat, CentOS, or Ubuntu

-Experience with software integration or testing, including analyzing and implementing test plans and scripts

-Experience with MapReduce programming

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Scheduled to obtain a BS degree in Spring 2018


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with deploying applications in a Cloud environment

-Experience with designing and developing automated analytic software, techniques, and algorithms

-Experience with Apache Spark or Apache Storm

-Experience with Apache Kafka

-BA or BS degree preferred; MS degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics or PhD degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics a plus

-Hadoop Certified Developer Certification


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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