Solution Architect, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you a professional who wants to be at the cutting-edge of data science and artificial intelligence? If you care about moving a mission forward as much as advancing the field of data science, this is the opportunity for you. Your artificial intelligence and machine learning expertise and consulting mindset, coupled with an original approach to your work, will help clients and stakeholders make sense of their data and encourage actionable results. We’re looking for someone like you to lead complex data exploration and autonomy projects for the Global Defense Sector, including research and development of robotic and unmanned systems across multiple operational domains and mission areas.

As an advanced data scientist and researcher on our Army team, you’ll apply innovative AI/ML  methodologies to make a real-world impact on our Soldiers. You’ll grow your skills in AI, machine learning and computer vision.

We’ll keep you sharp and moving forward in your career, with access to continuing education resources and opportunities for Client engagement.   Whether you’re using machine learning to exploit 5G network architectures,  deep learning algorithms to help robots understand humans or computer vision to help robots navigate rough terrain, you’ll guide a team that serves critical missions from end to end.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with machine learning, data or engineering research, or computer vision in professional, or academic environments

  • Experience with frequent scripting language use, including Python and R and packages used in machine learning applications or advanced data analytics

  • Experience with deep learning frameworks, including PyTorch, Tensorflow, MXNet, or ONNX

  • Experience with performing data exploration and data analysis on multiple data types, including images, video, and text

  • Knowledge of CNN architectures and implementations

  • Ability to articulate workflows and explain technical concepts to non-technical audiences

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with operational machine learning applications and deploying to the edge

  • Experience with fine-tuning and transfer learning computer vision models for image classification and object detection

  • Experience with core autonomy and human-machine teaming areas, including autonomy architectures, collaborative decision making, human-machine interaction, situational awareness, sensor fusion

  • Experience with managing diverse data sources, including preprocessing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data to develop data marts for data science use cases and machine learning applications

  • Ability to exhibit flexibility and initiative when dealing with ambiguous and fast-paced situations

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Master's degree or Doctorate degree in related field preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance 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’ll have the chance to:

  • access online and onsite training in data analysis and presentation methodologies and tools like Hortonworks, Docker, Tableau, and Splunk

  • change the world with the Data Science Bowl—the world’s premier data science for social good event

  • participate 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, 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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