Data Discovery Analyst

The Challenge:

Are you excited at the prospect of unlocking the secrets held by a data set? Are you fascinated by the possibilities presented by the advances in IoT, machine learning, and artificial intelligence? In an increasingly connected world, massive amounts of structured and unstructured data open up new opportunities. As a data scientist, you can turn these complex data sets into useful information to solve global challenges. 

We have an opportunity for you to work closely with your customer to understand their questions and needs, and then dig into their data-rich environment to find the pieces of their information puzzle. You’ll be supporting the configuration and ingestion of designated structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data. Working with streaming and batch data processing, data wrangling, grooming, modeling, and ingest to satisfy mission partner requirements for insights, analysis, and analytic development. 

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with using Python to perform rapid prototyping for data cleaning, EDA, and data visualization
  • Experience with creating front-end applications using JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3, and additional programming experience with C++
  • Experience in configuring data to support developing applications with UI and UX design
  • Experience with data visualization and knowledge object creation
  • Ability to exhibit flexibility, initiative, and innovation to succeed in an ambiguous and fast-paced DevOps environment, working on cross-functional teams with data scientists, domain experts, and developers
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or Engineering

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Java
  • Experience with time series, geo-temporal, and sensor/M2M signaling data analysis
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Big Data analytics, including Hadoop, Spark, and TensorFlow, graph analytics, and natural language processing
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication and consulting skills
  • MA or MS degree in CS, Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Technology, Science, or Engineering preferred or PhD degree a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Build Your Career:

At Booz Allen, we know the power of analytics, and we’re dedicated to helping you grow as a data analysis professional. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • Access to online and onsite training in data analysis and presentation methodologies, and tools like Hortonworks, Docker, Tableau, and Splunk
  • A chance to change the world with the Data Science Bowl—the world’s premier data science for social good competition
  • Participation in partnerships with data science leaders, like our partnership with NVIDIA to deliver Deep Learning Institute (DLI) training to the federal government

 You’ll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal specifically geared towards data science and analytics skills, where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.


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