Data Scientist in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023890

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

Key Role:

Apply technical and advanced analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights, which in turn can provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing business problem. Leverage expertise in machine learning, data mining, statistical, and graph–based algorithms in data analysis, solution development, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Provide support at all levels of the organization to develop deliverables and implement change initiatives. Help senior–level decision makers to build their agenda, develop effective implementation strategies, and implement them to achieve sustainable results.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience in the public or private sector for any of the following: consulting, supply chain and logistics, technology, retail and consumer goods, or manufacturing

-Knowledge of statistical analysis, optimization, numerical methods, operational improvements, including BPR, Six Sigma, LEAN, or performance evaluation and management, financial analysis, or budgeting and planning

-Ability to examine large sets of data critically and develop valuable insights through analysis to further business objectives

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

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

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to be a self–starter and thrive in a fast–paced environment

-Ability to simplify complex ideas for non–experts to comprehend

-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.

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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