Senior Data Scientist

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Job Description

Senior Data Scientist

Are you passionate about cyber and security challenges in information technology, associated with threats and vulnerabilities? Are you a subject matter expert looking for an enriching experience to build your career and brand? If you are interested in a role that offers an opportunity to provide front line support to our clients instead of a "back office programmer" position then Deloitte's Federal Cyber Risk team could be the place for you! Join our team of Cyber Risk professionals who collaborate with government agencies, IT professionals, and clients to support cyber security and risk consulting engagements.

Work you'll do

As a SpecialistMaster, you will:

•Organize and deliver services on a cross-section of complex projects
•Actively participate in the development of business and vendor relationships
•Participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process
•Be responsible for project(s) financials including development of financial plans
•Manage day-to-day interactions with clients and internal Deloitte team
•Display both breadth and depth of knowledge regarding functional and technical issues
•Display leadership and business judgment in anticipating client/project needs and developing alternative solutions
•Provide counseling/coaching, oversight, and support for delivery teams and staff
•Actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities providing input and guidance into the staffing process

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.

Our Federal Cyber Risk team is client focused and mission driven. Our team works across industries and sectors to respond more rapidly and effectively, providing recommendations to improve cyber threat detection.



• Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, Business Analytics disciplines, or related area

• 8+ years of experience with data quality analysis, statistical analysis and/or modeling, financial or cost analysis, internal controls, and/or external/internal financial audit

• 4+ years in a technical or functional lead role

• 4+ years performing large-scale data science in the Cyber Security domain and experience in one of the following domains: financial, human capital, or supply chain

• Experience mining and analyzing transactional electronic data with competency in one or more of the following: SQL, R, Python, ACP, IDEA Tableau, MATLAB, Visual Basic, Business Intelligence, Hadoop, Spark or Alteryx

• Experience mentoring and coaching others

• Proven leadership skills demonstrating strong judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities

• Experience managing senior-level client relationships

• Experience presenting to clients or other decision makers to present and sell ideas to various audiences (technical and non-technical)

• Pre-sales, proposal, and RFP experience

• Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for this role - Secret


•Previous Federal Consulting and/or professional servicesexperience

•Advanced Degree in related field

• Certified in SAS, ACL, CPA, CISA, CISSP, PMP, FRM, ASA, and/or CFA

• Active Secret clearance

How you'll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.


At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

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Company Information

Dice Id : 10106525
Position Id : E21ADVHUNMGRAJ113155
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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