Location: Washington, DC or Arlington, VA
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In this role we're looking for candidates who are excited about AI and the opportunity to help clients achieve higher value from their data. You'll have the chance to work with a client who possesses one of the world's largest and most diverse data repositories. Your role will be to advise them on technology, methodologies, and techniques to further exploit that data. This includes hands-on testing and vetting of the leading AI technology solutions to advise on their efficacy, impact, and veracity. You'll be part of a diverse team of industry experts who specialize in machine learning and technology as well as human centered design and usability testing with reach back to Accenture's global innovation architecture.
What you’ll be doing:
• Working directly with clients to understand their current data, technology, and architecture to recommend opportunities to advance outcomes with AI
• Performing industry research and benchmarking on emerging technologies
• Defining and scoping AI use cases, pilots, and prototypes
• Working with large and complex data sets to solve difficult or non-routine problems
• Building, running, and validating machine learning models
- 3-5 years Data Analytics / Data Science experience
- 3-5 years programming experience in R or Python
- 3-5 years data wrangling / cleansing experience
- 1 year of machine learning experience
- US Citizenship
- Artificial Intelligence experience
- Deliverable creation experience
- Requirements gathering experience
- Familiarity with model validation techniques
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 US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
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