Data Scientist in Cambridge at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0032720

Data Scientist

Key Role:
Develop and use machine learning and data mining algorithms, including, prediction algorithms based on open source capabilities on behalf of the US European Command. Integrate or code algorithms to support government intelligence search and discovery missions. Employ exploratory analysis and rapid iteration techniques of large volumes of data to quickly derive intelligence. Prepare products to describe and document findings and activities and recommend, document, and coordinate best-practice recommendations for managing data within hardware, software, storage, and bandwidth constraints. Employ mathematics, statistics, information science, artificial intelligence, machine learning, network science, probability modeling, data mining, data engineering, data warehousing, data compression, data protection, and other scientific techniques to correlate complex, technical findings into graphical, written, visual, and oral narrative products on trends of existing intelligence data to leverage other IC data sources.

Basic Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience as a data scientist

-Experience with building statistical models and developing machine learning algorithms

-Experience with programming languages, including Python, R, Scala, or Java

-Experience with Big Data technologies, including Hadoop Distributed File Systems or Spark

-TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam

-BA or BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with using Microsoft Office and SharePoint

-Experience with manipulating data and ETL in parallel processing and distributed computer environments

-Experience with designing and executing machine learning models and applications

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills


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.

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