Pivotal Insight, LLC



 Pivotal Insight is always looking for highly motivated consultants to join our growing team. We offer competitive salaries, full benefits packages, 401k, and training and certification reimbursement. For prospective candidates, please send an updated resume to Career@Pivotal-Insight.com. We currently have the following position openings:

Pivotal Insight is looking to hire a data analyst to work in our DC or New York City office. We are looking for a candidate who has statistical and analytical expertise who apply those skills to provide data-driven insights to our clients to help them make informed strategic decisions. We are seeking candidates who have experience and knowledge in any of the following areas: budget analysis at the federal, state, or municipal level, acquisitions and procurements, program evaluation, econometrics and forecasting.

Candidates should have exceptional attention to detail, experience interfacing with senior leaders and leading projects, and thrive in a fast paced and VUCA environment (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and sometimes Ambiguous). Ultimately, we are seeking candidates who desire longer term growth and learning the business of Government Management Consulting across the agencies of Transportation, Defense, Health & Human Services, Veteran Affairs and Homeland Security; with a personal and professional desire to ensure BETTER (‘optimized’) GOVERNMENT across these agencies at the Federal, State and local levels.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Engineering

  • Programming experience in Python and/or R

  • Experience with machine learning (classification/clustering/regression), data mining, and optimization

  • Experience modeling financial, operational, and/or organization data

  • Knowledge of statistical/analysis best practices

  • Experience with SQL or other database query languages

  • Data visualization experience (Power BI and/or Tableau)

Functional Skills:

  • Ability to work independently (self-manage) and as part of a team

  • Experience leading projects and advanced task management/action management skills

  • Ability to think analytically about how to analyze a problem using data

  • Ability to use and interpret data to help clients make informed decisions

  • Ability to clearly communicate (verbal/written) findings and recommendations to senior and executive stakeholders

  • Ability to work in an agile, fast paced, VUCA environment

Preferred Skills:

  • Background experience in consulting (experience with governmental organizations and client interface is a plus)

  • Programming experience (C++, Java)

  • Master’s and/or Professional Degree (i.e., MA, MS)

  • Willingness and ability to gain a security clearance required (existing clearance a plus at SECRET level)

Senior Quantitative Analyst