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

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020898

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:
Analyze, implement, and ensure compliance with plans, policies, standards, infrastructures, and architectures that establish the framework for management of all programs. Analyze, plan, design, document, assess, and manage the IT enterprise structural framework to align IT systems with the mission, goals, and business processes of the organization. Consult with clients to refine functional requirements and translate functional requirements into technical specifications that implement new and improved information systems to meet business requirements. Translate technical specifications into programming specifications, develop, customize, or acquire applications software programs, and test, debug, and maintain software programs. Test, install, configure, and maintain networks, including hardware, such as servers, hubs, bridges, switches, and routers and software that permits the sharing and transmission of information. Develop and administer databases used to store and retrieve data, develop standards for the handling of information, and install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain hardware and software to ensure system functionality. Ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data through analysis, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems security, policies, procedures, and tools.  

Basic Qualifications:
-11+ years of experience with developing software in Java, C, C++, or equivalent high level languages
-3+ years of experience with software integration or testing, including analyzing and implementing test plans and scripts 
-2+ years of experience with developing software for UNIX or Linux, including Red Hat, CentOS, or Ubuntu 
-1+ years of experience with MapReduce programming
-1+ years of experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and JSON or BSON
-Experience with distributed scalable Big Data store or NoSQL, including Accumulo, Cloudbase, HBase, or Big Table 
-Experience with version control systems, including Github or Gitlab and the design and development of an object-oriented system 
-Experience with developing solutions and integrating, extending, and contributing to open source software
-TS/SCI clearance
-BS degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics

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
-MS degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics preferred; PhD degree in CS, Physics, Statistics, or Mathematics a plus
-Hadoop Certified 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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