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Federal - Data Scientist

Are you interested in leveraging your analytical skills and strategic ideas to improve mission execution? If so, then Accenture Federal Services is the place for you! Our data scientists are helping clients embrace machine learning and artificial intelligence to advance the national security mission. We're working with Agencies to exploit the world's increasing data flow to yield powerful insights. We assist clients with the entirety of the data science pipeline, enabling clients to ask the right questions or their data, build powerful models that find hidden patterns, and ultimately decipher results. In this time of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence while embracing decision making with clear, data-driven alternatives that deliver value in a meaningful business environment.   In this role we're looking for individuals who are innovative scientists and expert story-tellers, who can interact directly with clients to construct enduring and impactful solutions. You'll have the opportunity to work on a number of mission problems to rapidly build capability requiring the ability to adapt tounique client environments and use cases. You'll be part of a diverse team of industry experts who specialize in data engineering, data mining, machine learning, statistics, and visualization with global reach back to Accenture's over 2,100 Data Scientists.   What you'll be doing:   Working directly with clients to develop analytic questions and define data and technology opportunities Driving the exploration of data sources and analytic techniques to create new variables and modeling capabilities Working with large and complex data sets to solve difficult and non-routine problems Applying a variety of statistical methods/approaches to develop analytic models It's time to consider a career where you'll thrive on helping government clients improve mission performance. Apply now to join our team today!   - Basic qualifications Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree 3 years experience in quantitative analysis and statistical modeling (regression, correlation, clustering, etc.) 1 year of experience consulting or experience in a similar field requiring client collaboration, presentation, and delivery 3 years experience using analytics tools and languages - R, Python, SAS, etc. 3 years experience combining data sets, extracting key variables, and creating new variables toenhance modeling 3 years experience performing basic ETL functions and understanding of data quality steps/measures US Citizenship required Preferred Qualifications: Advanced degree in data science, business analytics or similar analytics concentration that is business-oriented 3 years experience with supervised and unsupervised analytic techniques. 3 years experience with visualization applications - Tableau, Qlik, Shiny Experience working with federal agencies and clients Process enablement and execution experience Knowledge of industry leading analytics and big data technologies, approaches, and tools Experience working in fast-paced collaborative environments Strong written and oral presentation skills An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. 00642782
Salary Range: NA
Minimum Qualification
Less than 5 years

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