Advanced Data Scientist, Lead

The Challenge:

Are you an analytics professional who wants to be at the cutting-edge of data science, artificial intelligence, and advanced software capabilities? If you care about moving a mission forward as much as learning the field of data science, this is the opportunity for you. Your analytical knowledge coupled with an original approach to your work utilizing modern development methodologies, will help clients and stakeholders make sense of their data and encourage actionable results. We’re looking for someone like you to implement data exploration and analytics projects and share technical capabilities across the firm and our clients. 

As a senior data scientist on our Cognitive Solutions team, you’ll apply data science techniques and cloud computing methodologies to create and refine solutions that require natural language processing, machine translation, speech-to-text processing, and more. You’ll grow both your technical and business skills as you help build new solutions and share them across colleagues and clients. 

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience within Data Science, Machine Learning Engineering, or Data Analyst roles

  • Experience with programming in Python

  • Experience with machine learning, including linear, tree based, and deep learning based methods and regularization approaches for each

  • Experience with deploying machine learning models into a production environment

  • Experience with natural language processing and language models

  • Experience with marketing or business development activities

  • Experience leading either technical or strategy teams

  • Ability to communicate results to both technical and non-technical audiences effectively

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with proposal writing

  • Experience in government or consulting

  • Experience presenting technical concepts and/or products to diverse audiences

  • Knowledge of cloud systems, including AWS, Azure, or GCP

  • Ability to create structure around ambiguous needs and manage competing priorities

  • Master's degree in Physics, CS, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or Master of Business Administration preferred


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

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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