Deloitte Deloitte Federal Advisory - Analytics ( BYU Externship, Summer 2017) in Arlington, Virginia

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.

Ready for an exciting, fast-paced career? Have a passion for digging in to data, drawing conclusions and developing recommendations? As an Analytics Consultant at Deloitte, you ll have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience working alongside leading professionals while building your professional skills in a variety of analytical techniques and skills. You ll be involved in developing data analysis plans, innovative analytics strategies, and designing and implementing a variety of client solutions that address challenging business issues.

The Externship

The two-day Externship will engage participants in several workshops, highlight the Federal practice, provide networking opportunities, and expose participants to Deloitte s culture and recruiting process. At the end of the Externship, all participants will be able to interview for full time opportunities for the following year. The event will be held in Deloitte s Rosslyn office in August.

Work you ll do

You will perform detailed data analysis to develop meaningful insights necessary to address regulatory and business challenges. Sample consultant responsibilities may include:

Assisting forensic accountants in the detection and measurement of fraud or other violations

Creating, managing, and utilizing high-performance database solutions

Querying and mining large data sets to discover patterns

Performing current state assessment of client performance management and predictive modeling capabilities

Integrating business needs and technology solutions, such as developing system requirements, designing and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures and implementation.

The team

Data can often hold the key to future growth opportunities for many complex organizations. Deloitte Advisory s Analytics services help our clients transform business issues into opportunities for growth and long-term competitive advantage. Our Analytics professionals make extensive use of data, statistical and quantitative analysis, rules-based methods, and explanatory and predictive modeling in order to bring insights to client issues in the forensic and transaction domains. Learn more our Analytics team at Deloitte.

Qualifications

Required:

Undergraduate or Master s degree in the following majors with relevant analytics or data management focused coursework desired:

Technology: Data Analytics, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Math

Business: Business Analytics, Information Science / Management, Economics, Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Statistics, Accounting, Actuarial

Engineering: Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, Industrial Engineering

Graduation Date: December 2017/May 2018

Strong communication, team building, teaming and presentation experience

Prior experience working with and managing large data sets, including extraction and merges from source systems, data cleansing and transformations, and providing preliminary descriptive and advanced analytics findings to business challenges.

Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills and ability to synthesize data

Must be eligible for a US Security Clearance

Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2 preferred)

Additionally, we are seeking candidates with familiarity with a variety of analytics tools and programming languages such as, but not limited to:

Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, OLAP

Programming Languages (e.g. SQL, Java, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, C#, C , VBA, VB.Net, ASP.Net, HTML, XML, SAS, ACL, etc.)

Data Visualization Tools (e.g. QlikView, Tableau, etc.)

Reporting Tools (e.g. Business Objects, Reporting Services, etc.)

Big Data Tools (e.g. Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Impala, Mahout, etc.)

Data quality tools (e.g., Dataflux, Business Objects, Informatica, etc.)

Machine Learning/Cognitive (e.g., Python, Mahout, IBM Watson, CognitiveScale)

Predictive Analytics/Data Mining: (e.g., IBM SPSS, SAS Enterprise Miner, RPL, Python, Matlab)

Performance management and visualization tools

How you ll grow

Through your variety of experiences at Deloitte, you will have the opportunity to develop analytical, communication, and leadership skills that can help you achieve your full potential, no matter what career path you eventually choose. You will be continually challenged by your clients, your team members, and your peers. Along the way, you will have access to mentoring, counseling, and training opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities. For new campus hires, we offer extensive onboarding and new hire training to help you hit the ground running. You ll travel to Deloitte University for national new hire training that includes technical and soft skills training, as well as invaluable networking opportunities.Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

Benefits

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.

Deloitte s culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship

Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte s impact on the world.

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About Deloitte

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