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Guidehouse Data Scientist - Senior Consultant in Des Moines, Iowa

Overview

Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit: www.guidehouse.com.

Responsibilities

As part of Guidehouse’s Advanced Data Analytics team, you will work on high-impact and high-visibility projects, helping to shape not only Guidehouse’s current business, but its long-term strategy. Build the future of Data Science as part of the Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence (CoE). The CoE is a unique team within Guidehouse, focusing on solving our client’s most critical challenges using Advanced Analytics and AI/ML. The CoE works on a wide variety of projects; from predictive analytics models to support our healthcare, financial, and energy services divisions, to open source analysis for federal agencies, to applying a variety of deep learning models (i.e., NLP, image recognition) to solve more complex problems.

This role involves working in a multi-functional, Agile team environment with other data scientists, data engineers, and UI/UX professional to develop and productionize analytics solutions. It also involves working with customers (internal or external) to gather and validate modeling business rules and assumptions. You will rapidly prototype new solutions, perform testing, measure effectiveness versus evaluation metrics, and deploy them into production in a cloud-based environment.

Qualifications

Minimum Security Clearance: Public Trust

Minimum Years of Experience: 3

Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in: Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Linguistics, Economics, or similar disciplines.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to articulate AI/ML solutions in a compelling impact driven storytelling fashion that inspires trust and builds confidence

  • Must have a continuous learning mindset

  • 2+ years of Python and SQL

  • 2+ years in a visualization tool or library (i.e. Tableau, Power BI, matplotlib, seaborn, bokeh, etc.)

  • 2+ years in developing and executing project plans using JIRA to track activities and Agile/Scrum software methodology

  • 3+ years in data analysis and stakeholder management

    Additional Qualifications:

  • Minimum Qualifications (listed above)

  • Experience with AWS or Azure

  • Experience in Deep Learning (i.e., NLP)

  • Experience as a product owner is highly desirable

Additional Requirements

The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.

This position is open to candidates virtually from Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, Arizona, Hawaii or Eastern, Pacific, and Central time zones.

Disclaimer

About Guidehouse

Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Rewards and Benefits

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

  • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus

  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Basic Life & Supplemental Life

  • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities

  • Skills Development & Certifications

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

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