Spatial Data Scientist, Mid with Security Clearance

4 days left

Booz Allen Hamilton
El Segundo, California
Nov 10, 2023
Dec 05, 2023
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Scientist, Data
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia, Corporate, Consulting
Job Number: R Spatial Data Scientist, Mid
The Opportunity: Are you excited at the prospect of unlocking the secrets held by a data set? Are you fascinated by the possibilities presented by the Space-based sensors, spatial statistics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence advances? In an increasingly connected world, massive amounts of structured and unstructured data open new opportunities. As a Spatial Data Scientist, you can turn these complex data sets into useful information to solve global challenges. Across private and public sectors - earth observation to satellite operations - you know the answers are in the data. We have an opportunity for you to use your geo-spatial analytical skills to support emerging applications of geospatial analytics and spatial data science. You'll work closely with your customer to understand their questions and needs, and then dig into their data-rich environment to find the pieces of their information puzzle. You'll develop algorithms, write scripts, build predictive analytics, apply machine learning and deep learning, and use the right combination of tools and frameworks to turn that set of disparate data points into objective answers to help drive innovation, research, and development for our military and government leaders. You'll provide your customer with a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they can use it. Join us as we use data science for good in bringing decision support and innovation to our clients. In this role, you'll help define the direction of mission-critical solutions by applying spatial data science best practices and technologies. You'll be part of a large community of data scientists, machine learning engineers across the firm and collaborate with data engineers, data visualization developers, data architects, and product owners and mission experts. You will be on the cutting edge of the emerging field of Spatial Data Science helping solve complex geo-spatial problems related to our planet, our environment and future applications and projections of military power in space. This role will also include applying advanced consulting or extensive technical expertise and full industry knowledge. Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Your advanced consulting skills and extensive technical expertise will guide clients as they navigate the landscape of data science, tools, and frameworks. If you have the drive to solve real-world challenges and define data science strategy, there's a place for you here. At Booz Allen, you'll make a difference with us, and, in return, we'll invest in your future. Join us. The world can't wait. You Have: 2+ years of experience with geo-spatial applications in data science, data analytics, software engineering, or machine learning engineering in a professional or academic work environment Experience with scripting languages, such as Python, SQL, or R Experience using geo-spatial data operations like buffering, overlay, and spatial joins and applying spatial statistical methods to uncover spatial patterns and trends Experience with remote sensing, LiDAR, analyzing satellite and overhead imagery Experience with distributed programming languages such as Spark, GeoSpark and processing large scale geo-spatial data using tools like Apache Sedona Experience with extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) processes and tools Experience with cloud services, including AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Knowledge of managing and querying spatial data using databases such as PostGIS Ability to obtain a security clearance Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Geosciences, Data Science or Computer Science Nice If You Have: Experience with data lakes, data warehouses, or data lake houses and enterprise DataOps, DevSecOps, and MLOps processes to operationalize and monitor data science models Experience with Agile development, C++, or Java Experience with satellite operations, unmanned or autonomous systems Experience working with Department of Defense Experience with CI/CD, including Git, Jenkins, Docker and Kubernetes Knowledge of software and tools used for image analysis and remote sensing Knowledge of cuSpatial Top Secret clearance Master's degree in Spatial Data Science, Geosciences or Geographic Information Systems Clearance: Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Create Your Career: Grow With Us Your growth matters to us-that's why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs , tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms. A Place Where You Belong Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen's culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you'll develop your community in no time. Support Your Well-Being Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we'll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life-at work and at home. Your Candidate Journey At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we've compiled a list of resources so you'll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us. Compensation At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen's benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page. Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual's particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $73,100.00 to $166,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen's total compensation package for employees. Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely. If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you'll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
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