Senior Data Science Specialist

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Data Scientist - Specialist Senior
Do you want to build your brand by working for a leading consulting firm that drives eminence in the marketplace? Are you interested in leveraging your skills and strategic ideas to improve mission execution? If so, Deloitte could be the place for you! Our Government Public Services Strategy and Analytics team brings deep industry expertise, rigorous analytical capabilities and a pragmatic mindset to help solve our client's most complex business problems. Join our team, and play a key role in helping to design our clients' roadmap to the future and help transform the marketplace.

Work you'll do

The Data Scientist will join a team responsible for developing advanced analytics products; applying data visualization and statistical programming tools to enterprise data to advance and enable the key mission outcomes. In this role, they will support all phases of analytic work product development, from the identification of key business questions, through data collection and ETL, from performing analyses and using a wide range of statistical, machine learning, and applied mathematical techniques to delivery insights to decision-maker s. This role requires special attention to the interplay between data and the business processes that produce it and the decision-maker s that consume insights.

Travel up to 10% (While 10% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice.)

The team
Analytics & Cognitive

In this age of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence, embracing decision making with clear, data-driven choices that deliver enterprise value in a dynamic business environment.

The Analytics & Cognitive team leverages the power of data, analytics, robotics, science and cognitive technologies to uncover hidden relationships from vast troves of data, generate insights, and inform decision-makin g. Together with the Strategy practice, our Strategy & Analytics portfolio helps clients transform their business by architecting organizational intelligence programs and differentiated strategies to win in their chosen markets.


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or other business-relat ed field
  • Ability to obtain a US Security Clearance
  • 4+ relevant experience within data science or analysis
  • 4 + years of experience leading teams within project spaces
  • 4 + years of experience with programming languages such as Python, R, and VBA; and query languages such as SQL
  • 4 + years of experience with data visualization tools, such as Tableau, Qlik, PowerBI, d3.js and other web application technologies, or equivalent
  • 4 + years of experience with SQL and NoSQL database technologies such as SQL Server, Oracle SQL

* Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future


* Familiarity with Agile project management principles
* Confidence to drive assignments to completion
* Eagerness to learn and develop
* Proficiency with data extraction, t ransformation, and loading to support advanced analytics
* Experience with a wide range of analytics techniques, such as statistics, machine learning, natural language processing, optimization, simulation, or closely related techniques
* Strong strategic communication skills to include presenting quantitative concepts in easy to understand formats and actively listening to identify business problems and their causes

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Deloitte provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services to many of the world’s most admired brands, including nearly 90% of the Fortune 500® and more than 7,000 private companies. Our people come together for the greater good and work across the industry sectors that drive and shape today’s marketplace—delivering measurable and lasting results that help reinforce public trust in our capital markets, inspire clients to see challenges as opportunities to transform and thrive, and help lead the way toward a stronger economy and a healthier society. Deloitte is proud to be part of the largest global professional services network serving our clients in the markets that are most important to them. Now celebrating 175 years of service, our network of member firms spans more than 150 countries and territories. Learn how Deloitte’s more than 330,000 people worldwide connect for impact on our website.

Dice Id : 10106525
Position Id : 91827
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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