Booz Allen Hamilton Data Scientist/Operations Research General Management Consultant in United States

Data Scientist/Operations Research General Management ConsultantatBooz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted:8/7/2017


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Job Description

Job Number: R0007830

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/Operations Research General Management Consultant

Key Role:

Apply extensive domain expertise and business acumen to develop multiple insights and theories for complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work within cross-functional teams to engage the client, comprehend the client's problems, develop strategic analytical products, support requirements analysis, inform the creation of strategic plans for business transformation, including comprehending the clients' most complex business challenge, architecting a solution that delivers a measurable outcome, testing the solution, and implementing the transformation. Extract qualitative and quantitative relationships, including patterns and trends from a wide variety of data. Use strong technical and analytical expertise to explore and examine data from multiple disparate sources with the goal of discovering patterns and previously hidden insights, which in turn can provide a competitive advantage or address a pressing mission problem. Design and implement analysis infrastructure and tools, analytic workflow processes, and complex data visualizations. Leverage foundational knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts, computer science, and domain expertise to bridge the gap between decision makers and technical experts, ensuring data and modeling solutions meet business requirements. Contribute to the development of new concepts and experiments, translate these ideas into executable action plans, and communicate these plans to a diverse client base.

Basic Qualifications:

-12+ years of experience withdesigning and analyzing performance metrics

-Experience with Excel, including the use of pivot tables, formulas, and linked tables

-Experience with statistical analysis and its applications

-Knowledge of statistical analysis tools, including R, Perl, Python, SAS, or SPSS

-Knowledge of business intelligence platforms, including Tableau, Qlikview, and Spotfire

-Knowledge of basic graphics design for presenting complex customer feedback data into easy-to-read reports

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to astutely operate in uncertain environments with authority and influence

-Ability to emphasize methodology, modeling, and governance while remaining technologically and politically neutral

-Ability to be articulate, persuasive, and enthusiastic with a knack for good storytelling

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients

-Ability to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges

-Ability to be resourceful and exhibit strong desk research expertise

-Ability to demonstrate a consultative mindset, including with domain expertise, business acumen, program management, resource allocation, collaboration and teamwork, data science consulting, ethics and integrity, and communications

-Ability to demonstrate cognitive expertise, including critical thinking, problem solving, and inductive and deductive reasoning

-Ability to demonstrate the motivation to get things done, including perseverance, innovation and creativity, resilience and hardiness, inquisitiveness, adaptability or flexibility, ambiguity tolerance, detail orientation, self-confidence, and work ethic

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent problem solving skills

-MBA or MPA degree a plus


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

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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