Junior Data Scientist- Secret Clearance

Deloitte - Washington, DC4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
EducationSkills
Do you want to build your brand by working for a leading consulting firm that drives eminence in the marketplace? Are you interested in leveraging your skills and strategic ideas to improve mission execution? If so, Deloitte could be the place for you! Our GPS Strategy and Analytics team brings deep industry expertise, rigorous analytical capabilities and a pragmatic mindset to help solve our client’s most complex business problems. Join our team, and play a key role in helping to design our clients’ roadmap to the future and help transform the marketplace.

Work you’ll do

The Junior Data Scientist will join a team responsible for developing advanced analytics products; applying data visualization and statistical programming tools to enterprise data to advance and enable the key mission outcomes. In this role, she will support all phases of analytic work product development, from the identification of key business questions, through data collection and ETL, from performing analyses and using a wide range of statistical, machine learning, and applied mathematical techniques to delivery insights to decision-makers. This role requires special attention to the interplay between data and the business processes that produce it and the decision-makers that consume insights

The team
Analytics & Cognitive
In this age of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence, embracing decision making with clear, data-driven choices that deliver enterprise value in a dynamic business environment.

The Analytics & Cognitive team leverages the power of data, analytics, robotics, science and cognitive technologies to uncover hidden relationships from vast troves of data, generate insights, and inform decision-making. Together with the Strategy practice, our Strategy & Analytics portfolio helps clients transform their business by architecting organizational intelligence programs and differentiated strategies to win in their chosen markets.

Analytics & Cognitive will work with our clients to:
Qualifications

Required Skills:
Bachelors degree
2+ relevant experience within data science or analysis
Experience with programming languages such as Python, R, and VBA; and query languages such as SQL
Experience with data visualization tools, such as Tableau, Qlik, PowerBI, d3.js and other web application technologies, or equivalent
Experience with SQL and NoSQL database technologies such as SQL Server, Oracle SQL
Proficiency with data extraction, transformation, and loading to support advanced analytics
Experience with a wide range of analytics techniques, such as statistics, machine learning, natural language processing, optimization, simulation, or closely related techniques
Strong strategic communication skills to include presenting quantitative concepts in easy to understand formats and actively listening to identify business problems and their causes
A curious, questioning attitude that leads them to look past superficial appearances to find deeper problems, insights, and solutions
Thrives in fast-paced work environment with multiple stakeholders
High-performing team player who believes that cross-functional teams are greater than the sum of its parts
Must be able to obtain/maintain required Secret clearance

Desired Skills:
Experience leveraging data analysis to construct strategic narratives
Familiarity with cloud computing technology, especially Microsoft Azure
Familiarity with Agile project management principles
Confidence to drive assignments to completion
Eagerness to learn and develop

How you’ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

Benefits
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