Full Job Description
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Locations: Washington, DC
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.
Accenture Federal Service's Management Consulting Analytics group focuses on predictive analytic solutions that optimize client missions. Individuals in this role are expected to work with clients as a data scientist and problem solver to construct enduring and innovative solutions. We assist clients with the entirety of the data science pipeline, starting with problem definition and opportunity identification and ending with enduring solutions that help drive decision-making and efficiencies. In this role you will work with a variety of clients requiring the ability to understand and adapt to unique client environments. They will drive teams to translate client challenges into the delivery of an analytics solution.
As a Data Scientist, you will apply diverse analytic methods to answer novel information requirements and develop client solutions and lead a team.
The work you'll do:
Work directly with clients to develop analytic questions and define data and technology opportunities
Drive the exploration of data sources and analytic techniques to create new variables and modeling capabilities
Work with large and complex data sets to solve difficult and non-routine problems
Application of a variety of statistical methods/approaches to develop analytic models
Lead and oversee teams to ensure timely and quality deliverables that meet client demands
3 years of experience in analytics and statistical modeling
3 years of experience consulting or similar field requiring client collaboration, presentation, and delivery
2 years of experience scripting and data analysis in R or Python
2 years of experience extracting, aggregating, and structuring data along different dimensions
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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