Data Scientist, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you ready to revolutionize outcomes at the forefront of today's national security challenges? Are you ready to become a leader in advancing discovery and technical operations across multiple network technology domains? As a data scientist, you can leverage your analytic skills to tackle complex problems against social and computer networks, cutting-edge technologies, cyber threats, dataflow, analytic development platforms, and more.

We're looking for a data scientist with the skills to work in a dynamic mission environment, working side-by-side with analysts and developers to solve real-world problems with big data. Never before has it been more critical to apply data science techniques to drive innovation in national security. You'll apply expertise across multiple domains, including data engineering, data mining, predictive analysis, machine learning, AI, data visualizations, and analytic development. You'll collaborate with subject matter experts across technical domains to develop solutions. Join a team that has the power to drive mission success in the intelligence community through applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to high-impact, meaningful work.

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with data science 

  • Experience with data modeling or data analysis

  • Experience in building and applying machine learning models

  • Experience applying advanced mathematical and statistical techniques

  • Experience with analyzing large datasets and developing analytics

  • Experience with data engineering

  • Experience with developing and deploying data ingestion, processing, and distribution systems in on-premise or Cloud environments

  • Ability to analyze large data sets and develop automated analytics

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience deploying, monitoring, and maintaining on-premise and Cloud based software services

  • Experience with Jira Agile tools, working in an Agile environment, or using Scrum methodologies

  • Experience with Scripting, including PowerShell, Python, Scala, Java, and Shell

  • Experience with Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or Google Cloud Platform

  • Knowledge of Jira, Git, Kafka, Kubernetes, OpenShift (OCP), or Docker

  • Knowledge of DevOps principles

  • Knowledge of Big Data Application leverage technologies, including Hadoop Map Reduce, Hadoop Hive, or Hadoop Cluster, designing and building database solutions, including tables, stored procedures, or queries, Zeppelin, Spark, Spark Streaming, Kafka, Storm, Scala Software development, SageMaker, EC2, and EMR

  • Master's degree in CS, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related technical engineering field


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’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 competition

  • 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 equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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