Accenture Federal - Analytics Senior Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

Title: Federal - Analytics Senior Analyst Location: USA-Northeast Job Number: 00483102

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Suitland, MD

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Accenture Federal Service's Analytics group focuses on predictive analytic solutions that optimize client missions. Individuals in this role are expected to work with clients as a data scientist and problem solver to construct enduring and innovative solutions. We assist clients with the entirety of the data science pipeline, starting with problem definition and opportunity identification and ending with enduring problem solving that help drive decision-making and efficiencies. The consultant will work on a variety of client problems requiring the ability to understand and adapt to new data sets, client questions, and solutions / techniques. They will drive teams to translate client challenges into the delivery of an analytics capability.

Key responsibilities include:

• Work directly with clients to develop analytic questions and define data and technology opportunities

• Drive the exploration of data sources and analytic techniques to create new variables and modeling capabilities

• Work with large and complex data sets to solve difficult and non-routine problems

• Application of a variety of statistical methods/approaches to develop analytic models

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree.

  • 2 years experience in analytics and statistical modeling.

  • 2 years experience consulting or similar field requiring client collaboration, presentation, and delivery.

  • 2 years experience using analytics tools and langauages - SAS, SPSS, Stata, R, Python, etc.

  • 2 years experience with visualization applications - Tableau, Qlik, Shiny.

  • 2 years extracting, aggregating, and structuring data along different dimensions.

  • 2 years experience with supervised and unsupervised analytic techniques.

  • 2 years experience combing data sets, extracting key variables, and creating new variables to enhance modeling.

  • 2 years experience performing basic ETL functions and understanding of data quality steps/measures.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in data science, business analytics or similar analytics concentration that is business-oriented.

  • 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.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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