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Lead Data Scientist, Managing Consultant - Cleared

Company: Guidehouse
Location: Takoma Park
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Job Family:Data Science ConsultingTravel Required:Up to 25%Clearance Required:SecretSummary:Our consultants on the Advanced Analytics & Intelligent Automation team help clients maximize the value of their data and automate business processes. This high performing team works with clients to implement the full spectrum of data analytics and data science, from data engineering and querying to data visualization and dashboarding, to predictive analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence as well as robotic process automation (RPA). Our services enable our clients to define their information strategy, enable mission critical insights and data-driven decision making, reduce cost and complexity, increase trust, and improve operational effectiveness. Our consultants focus on client services, while also supporting business development, internal firm initiatives, and ongoing professional development.What You Will Do:

  • Provide the full spectrum of data science services to support the mission of National Security clients.
  • Belong to a collaborative team dedicated to Advanced Analytics and Intelligent Automation.
  • Provide project management, team leadership, and mentorship in data science and analytics. - Work with cross-functional teams.
  • Support business development and internal team initiatives.
  • Continue career development in data science software, methods, and consulting.What You Will Need:
    • Secret or Top-Secret clearance.
    • S. or B.A. in a relevant quantitative and computational discipline.
    • 8+ years of relevant experience.
    • Proficiency developing data visualizations and dashboards using Tableau, and knowledge of Business Intelligence (BI) best practices; experience publishing, refreshing, user/group management, and permissions in Tableau server.
    • Understanding of database, data warehouse, and data lake principles/concepts.
    • Proficiency querying data using SQL.
    • Strong understanding of data science methods and techniques, and ability to advise on analytical approaches and solutions.
    • Experience performing data science and predictive modeling using Python or R.
    • Experience developing and reviewing technical documentation and guides.
    • Ability to assess data and analytics capabilities of an organization to identify areas of improvement in data operations.
    • Implement new data management practices and frameworks that support business strategy.
    • Experience as an analytics team lead, creating project plans, juggling and successfully delivering on multiple concurrent workstreams, identifying opportunities for analytics, designing solutions, and mentoring others in data science and analytics.
    • Strong communication and presentation skills and ability to explain technical topics to non-technical audiences.
    • Strong consulting skills: identifying and addressing client needs, building relationships, driving initiatives forward.
    • Understanding of Agile methodology and principles.What Would Be Nice To Have:
      • S. or M.A. in a relevant quantitative and computational discipline.
      • 10+ years of relevant experience.
      • Tableau certification: Desktop and Server.
      • Experience utilizing Databricks for data storage, analysis, data engineering such as data connections to a data lake.
      • Experience with AWS, Microsoft Azure, ServiceNow, Snowflake.
      • Familiarity with automation solutions including SharePoint online, Power Automate, and UiPath.
      • Experience supporting business development including RFP/RFQ/RFI responses and white papers.
      • Experience working in the National Security sector.Additional Requirements:
        • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
        • Selected Candidate must be able to work Eastern Standard Hours.
        • This is an exempt level role that may require more than 40 hours of work per week.What We Offer:Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.Benefits include:
          • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
          • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
          • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus
          • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
          • 401(k) Retirement Plan
          • Basic Life & Supplemental Life
          • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
          • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
          • Student Loan PayDown
          • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
          • Skills Development & Certifications
          • Employee Referral Program
          • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
          • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program
          • Mobility StipendAbout GuidehouseGuidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1- or via email at . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation. Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Keywords: Guidehouse, Washington DC , Lead Data Scientist, Managing Consultant - Cleared, Professions , Takoma Park, DC

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