Social Science Analyst in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0032203

Social Science Analyst

Key Role:

Demonstrate knowledge of research methodologies and principles in the fields of statistics, surveys, data science, psychology, sociology, or economics. Support research functions, including literature review, study design, data collection, interviewing, data modeling, project testing, and creation of performance measurements to support project objectives. Conduct activities to support the project team’s objectives and work closely with senior team members. Execute key activities in the survey research, including drawing the sample, constructing questionnaires, cleaning and weighting survey data, calculating descriptive and inferential statistics, visualizing data into tables and graphs, and writing up technical results in plain English, as needed. Execute key steps in focus group research including drawing samples, composing focus groups, constructing interview questions, facilitating focus groups, analyzing open-ended data, and writing up technical results in plain English, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with Excel and SAS

-Knowledge of data visualization

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Statistics, Psychology, Sociology, or Economics and 1+ years of experience with applied research

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with R, SPSS, survey software, or data visualization software

-Experience with DoD agencies and public health, resilience, retention, and military readiness topics preferred

-Public Trust or Secret clearance


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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