Booz Allen Hamilton Data Scientist in Reston, Virginia

Data ScientistinReston, VAatBooz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted:4/12/2018

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  • Employee Type:

Full-Time

  • Location:

Reston, VA

  • Job Type:

Science

  • Experience:

Not Specified

  • Date Posted:

4/12/2018

About Us

At Booz Allen, we harness our collective ingenuity to solve our clients' toughest management and technology problems. We work with governments, Fortune 500 corporations, and not-for-profits around the globe, in industries ranging from defense to health, energy to international development. We believe there is no product, code, or strategy that can create progress-only people can. That's why for more than 100 years we've empowered our team: over 24,000 dreamers, drivers, and doers who work together to change the world.

Job DescriptionJob Number: R0026390

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Data Scientist

Key Role:

Develop and operationalize innovative Big Data software solutions in direct support of an unconventional warfare client. Perform as a data scientist, helping the team on a distributed scalable Big Data store, including Apache Accumulo, Apache Hadoop, MapReduce programming and technologies, and real-time data processing with Apache Spark. Participate in the development of machine learning, data mining, and statistical or graph-based algorithms designed to fuse and analyze massive data sets. Use expertise to ensure the proper implementation and usage of employed algorithms and bring in cutting-edge innovations from industry and academia. Leverage knowledge of requirements analysis, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and diagnosis or resolution. Conduct software development, software integration, statistical analysis, modeling, and simulation all in a rapid DevOps environment. Sync across functional teams, ensuring data science is supporting mission-focused analytic teams and work with rapid prototyping teams onsite to deploy new data science capabilities through existing toolsets.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with high-level languages, including Java

-2+ years of experience with distributed scalable Big Data storage, including Accumulo, Cloudbase, HBase, or Bigtable

-Experience in MapReduce programming with Apache Hadoop, the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), and processing large data stores

-Experience with a real-time, large-scale data processing engine, including Apache Spark

-Experience with using Agile software development methods in a DevOps environment

-Experience with developing solutions and integrating and extending free and open-source software (FOSS) or COTS products

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

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in working with various intelligence disciplines, including GEOINT, HUMINT, MASINT, OSINT, and SIGINT and comprehension of the data and tools associated with these disciplines

-Experience with intelligence or operations analysis in the DoD or intelligence community

-Experience with deploying applications in a Cloud environment

-Experience with designing and developing automated analytic software, techniques, and algorithms

-Experience with open source software, including GeoWave and MapReduce Geo (MrGEO)

-Security+ or CISSP and DoD 8570 Compliance Certifications

Clearance:

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

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