Quantitative Social Science Consultant in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0019221

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.

Quantitative Social Science Consultant

Key Role:

Serve as a social science subject matter expert. Act as a technical consultant to a government research and development client. Maintain responsibility for proposal technical evaluation, program and project management, development of technical analyses, preparation of briefing materials, identification of technology gaps, technical risk management, technology transfer efforts, and programmatic assistance, including interacting with program performers, supporting technical reviews, and attending program reviews, site visits, or field tests. Work with world-class scientists in driving forward research efforts in the development of quantitative social sciences for specific applications. Produce and present findings and recommendations to a team of colleagues and clients and brief materials out for government R&D efforts.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with quantitative methods for social or behavioral sciences research

-2+ years of experience with authoring technical papers, reports, or program plans for technical and non-technical audiences

-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to commute to Arlington, VA

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-MA or MS degree in Computational Social Science

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with defense research and development

-Knowledge of application of agent-based modeling, system dynamics modeling, social network analysis, game theory, and machine learning for social research

-Possession of excellent client service skills

-PhD in Computational Social Science or a related scientific field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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