Senior Data Scientist

  • Deloitte
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Oct 02, 2018
Full-time Agile Application Development C++ Javascript Predictive Analytics Python R SQL Tableau UI/UX Design

Job Description

Are you interested in working in a dynamic environment that offers opportunities for professional growth and new responsibilities?  Are you interested in helping clients drive alignment with their business, improve organizational and human resource performance and establish a culture focused on adding business value?  That is what the new generation of human resource transformation is all about. If you are seeking a role that offers you the opportunity to advise Federal clients through critical and complex issues, while allowing you to develop personally and professionally, consider a career in Deloitte’s HR Transformation practice (HRT).

Work you’ll do

As a Senior Consultant within our HRT team you will:

  • Perform project tasks independently, and may direct the efforts of others
  • Participate in and/or lead the development of deliverable content that meets the needs of the client and contract
  • Anticipate client needs and formulate solutions to client issues
  • Review deliverables for accuracy and quality
  • Provides coaching to junior staff 
  • Contributes to new business proposals and proposal development
  • Manages own personal and professional development; seeks opportunities for professional growth and expansion of consulting skills and experiences
  • Build and develop innovative and user-friendly solutions in various forms including but not limited to dashboards, web applications and predictive models

The Team

Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Federal government initiatives today. Deloitte’s Federal practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change.  Carrying out missions in the Federal practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients.  Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Federal marketplace.

The HRT service line helps our clients take that broader view of what it means to transform HR and become a High Impact HR organization. This encompasses not only improving HR processes and organizational structure, but also looking strategically at how HR can better support business needs and create value for the organization.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, Psychology (I/O Psychology, Sociology, Information Technology, Hard Sciences with a focus on research and analysis, or other field
  • 3+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience
  • Experience working independently with minimal supervision and guidance
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment
  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives
  • Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience
  • Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools
  • Experience delivering advanced analytics through the usage of Python, R or SQL in conjunction with tools like Tableau or Qlikview
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for this role

Preferred:

  • Experience with data mining and predictive modeling utilizing languages such as Python, R, or SQL (preferably PostgreSQL)
  • Familiarity with information technology solutions including server-hosted and desktop applications- prefer SQL, C++ or Visual Basic skills
  • 3 years of experience with HTML5 and CSS3 as well as JavaScript and JavaScript libraries (D3, Highcharts, jQuery, Lodash, etc.); comfortable with preprocessors of design, UI and user experience (UX)
  • Experience in developing reports using any major BI Package (MicroStrategy, Business Objects, Cognos, Oracle BIEE or similar
  • Familiarity with Agile software development principles

Job ID

E19ROSCSRCSSS027-HC