Data Scientist, Mid in Springfield, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

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Job Number: R0020761

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, Mid

Key Role:
Perform as a data scientist with a focus on computer science and apply knowledge of working with large data sets, dynamic belief networks, and the MapReduce programming model. Leverage expertise in requirements analysis, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and diagnosis or resolution. Leverage knowledge of and use statistical methods on large data sets to characterize uncertainty through statistical methods. Leverage knowledge of large data set analysis and the ability to perform research and ensure study results are properly interpreted and documented. Work with domain experts to ensure required components of a belief network are captured and modeled adequately. Act as part of a team working towards the innovation of other inference models that can be applied to an analytical model.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with developing software in Java, C, C++, JavaScript, or equivalent high level languages 
-1+ years of experience with developing software for UNIX or Linux, including Redhat, CentOS, or Ubuntu
-1+ years of experience with software integration or testing, including analyzing and implementing test plans and scripts
-1+ years of experience with MapReduce programming
-Experience with distributed scalable Big Data store or NoSQL, including Accumulo, Cloudbase, HBase, or Big Table
-Experience with the design and development of an object-oriented system
-Experience with developing solutions and integrating, extending, and contributing to open-source software
-Experience with version control systems, including Github or Gitlab
-TS/SCI clearance
-BS degree 

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
-Experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and JSON or BSON
-MS degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics preferred; PhD degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics a plus
-Hadoop Developer Certification

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI 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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