Sr Data Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-18
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


West Des Moines
Iowa
United States

General Dynamics Federal Health Sector is actively seeking a Senior Data Analyst to help design and conduct data analyses and data management in a large, complex health research environment. In this position, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of millions of Americans by working on projects that increase access to care, improve health outcomes and control costs.  The ideal candidate will be someone who is looking for continual growth, can think strategically but operate tactically, and mostly importantly, wants to make a positive difference to the people around them. 

 

  • Design and implement data processes, using advanced programming in SAS, SQL, and other programming languages, to manage and analyze large data sources.
  • Identify and analyze opportunities for innovation in building data processes and developing data models to improve operational quality, efficiency, and data accuracy
  • Perform rigorous review of all products to ensure quality prior to delivery.
  • Prepare reports, charts, tables, and other visual analytics to assist customers in understanding analytic results.
  • Develop comprehensive technical and customer documentation of data analytic processes
  • Work individually and collaboratively to accomplish project objectives and tasks.
  • May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced statisticians.
  • May communicate directly with customers and partners to facilitate project work.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Qualifications:

  • 5-8 years of related data analysis experience.
  • Advanced programming experience in at least one data analytics software package.
  • US Citizenship required for this position.
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Education:

  • Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science, Statistics or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Master Degree or higher preferred.