Booz Allen Hamilton Norfolk, VA, USA
Feb 13, 2020Full time
Ops Research Scientist, Mid 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 IoT, machine learning, and artificial intelligence advances? In an increasingly connected world, massive amounts of structured and unstructured data open up new opportunities. As an ops research scientist, you can turn these complex data sets intouseful information to solve global challenges. Across private and public sectors - from fraud detection, to cancer research, to national intelligence - you know the answers are in the data. We have an opportunity for you touse your leadership and analytical skills to improve the military operations community. You'll 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 mentor teammates, develop algorithms, write scripts, build predictive analytics,use automation, apply machine learning, anduse the right combination of tools and frameworks to turn that set of disparate data points into objective answers to help our military leaders make informed decisions. You'll provide your customer with a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they canuse it. As a technical leader, you'll identify new opportunities touse data solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Joinusas weuse data science for good in support of operations. Empower change withus. You Have: -3+ years of experience as a research analyst -Experience with building statistical models and developing machine learning algorithms -Experience with programming languages, including Python, R, Scala, or Java -Experience with designing and executing machine learning models and applications -Secret clearance -BA or BS degree Nice If You Have: -2+ years of experience with managing disparate data sources with varying data structures of content and preparing these for data science and machine learning applications -1+ years of experience as a developer of Java, Python, R, or related high-level languages -1+ years of experience with designing novel data analytic methods and workflows, including full data pipelines from raw data through analysis results -Experience in working with Big Data storage, processing, and computation -Experience with manipulating data and ETL in parallel processing and distributed compute environments -Experience with continuousintegration and deployment -Ability to both manage and manipulate large data sets, develop data science approaches, and manage data science tasks -Ability to leverage a wide variety of data science capabilities and languages -Ability to exhibit flexibility, initiative, and innovation when dealing with ambiguousand fast-paced situations Clearance: 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 can expect: 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, 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.