Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Reston, VA

The Data Scientist will work with engineers and stakeholders to create intelligent solutions, drive the exploration and exploitation of data sources and analytic techniques to create new modeling approaches, work with large data sets to solve complex problems, and apply statistical methods to develop analytic models.


Here's what you need:
• Experience in Data Science or a related field (e.g., data analytics, statistical modeling, optimization, machine learning, and/or artificial intelligence).
• Experience extracting and aggregating structured and unstructured data along different dimensions.
• Knowledge of analytic methods and methodological tools such as applied mathematics, computer programming, and visualization.
• Experience with Python and/or R Programming Language.
• Experience with SQL or similar database language.
• Experience designing and implementing data models to enable, sustain and enhance the value of information they contain.

The extras:
• US citizenship required, Dual citizens not eligible.

Bonus points if you have:
• Ability to design and develop comprehensive software applications, as needed.
• Experience with visualization tools (e.g. Power BI, Tableau, MicroStrategy, d3.js).
• Experience with machine learning frameworks (e.g. TensorFlow, Scikit-Learn, Spark).
• Experience with relational database management systems (MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL).
• Experience other / unstructured / non-relational data management protocols (e.g. XML).

Important Information:

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture Federal Services.


Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.


Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 


An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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