Data Strategist, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0026227

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 Strategist, Senior

Key Role:

Apply extensive domain expertise and business acumen to develop multiple insights and theories for complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work with cross-functional teams to engage the client, comprehend the client's problems, develop strategic analytical products, support requirements analysis, inform the creation of strategic plans for business transformation, including comprehending clients' most complex business challenge, and architecting a solution that delivers a measurable outcome, such as testing the solution and implementing the transformation. Work closely with internal business and tech partners to further key data strategy and insight initiatives. Provide continuous improvements to the creation and management of the processes, analyses, and platforms that support revenue growth and an insight-driven culture. Assist with providing a Big Data picture for technical and non-technical clients. Maintain the perspective of the entire client organization, including mapping the systems and interfaces used to manage data, setting standards for data management, analyzing current state and conceiving desired future state, and articulating projects needed to close the gap between current state and future goals.

Basic Qualifications: 

-7+ years of experience with data strategy work

-7+ years of experience with general management consulting
-Experience with supporting Agile or systems development life cycle (SDLC) processes
-Experience in engaging with clients to capture and prioritize business needs
-Experience with reporting and tracking requirements
-Experience with presenting material to senior division, program, and government officials
-Experience with designing and analyzing performance metrics

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to operate in uncertain environments astutely with authority and influence

-Ability to emphasize methodology, modeling, and governance, including remaining technologically and politically neutral

-Ability to be articulate, persuasive, and enthusiastic and have a knack for good storytelling

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients

-Ability to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges

-Ability to be resourceful and provide and desk research expertise

-Ability to provide a consultative mindset in a client environment, including expertise in domains, business acumen, program management, resource allocation, collaboration and teamwork, data science consulting, ethics and integrity, and communications

-Ability to leverage critical thinking, problem solving, and inductive and deductive reasoning

-Ability to leverage perseverance, innovation and creativity, resilience and hardiness, inquisitiveness, adaptability, flexibility, ambiguity tolerance, detail orientation, self-confidence, and work ethic

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent problem-solving skills
-BS degree in a STEM field preferred; MBA or MPA degree a plus

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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