Data Scientist, Senior in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chantilly, VA
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2018

Job Description

Job Number: R0014238

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, Senior

Key Role:
Apply technical and analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights, providing a competitive advantage, or addressing a pressing business problem. Exhibit expertise in CS, software development, and the latest technologies to analyze and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts, CS, or domains to bridge the gap between technologists and mathematicians, ensuring software solutions meet analytic requirements. Develop scripts to extract, transform, and load (ETL) data. Develop data visualization and recommend and develop automations to support reporting.

Basic Qualifications:
-3+ years of experience in working with data analysis and manipulation
-Experience with extracting, transforming, and loading data
-Experience with Microsoft Excel
-Experience with commercially available tools
-Experience in programming and scripting with languages and technologies, including Java, NoSQL, or Python
-Experience with data visualization and data statistics
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-HS diploma or GED required

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with Big Data programming technologies, including Hadoop, MapReduce, Accumulo, Cassandra, HBase, R, Mahout, Pig, and Hive
-Ability to think creatively to develop innovative solutions in a team environment
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem–solving skills
-BS degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, or CS preferred; MS degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, or CS a plus

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