Data Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-29
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Washington
District of Columbia
United States

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers.

 

GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees. Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.

 

The Data Analyst supports a civilian government agency, in Washington, DC.

Duties include:

  • Respond and fulfill data requests from internal and external agencies.
  • Use statistical methods to analyze data and produce reports.
  • Communicate analysis clearly through visual tools, memos and technical reports to a non-technical audience that effects decision making.
  • Lead data correction efforts to ensure that the users are reporting the required data elements
  • Use Business Objects, SQL, R, MS Excel and Access to write queries and run various reports
  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and data analysis; data integrity, validation and documentation.
  • Provide technical and database administration support to federal staff and grantees
  • Troubleshoot any end-user technical issues encountered while using the agency system
  • Coordinate with system support and development team on system fixes and data extracts
  • Provide weekly, monthly and ad hoc reports to management team.
  • Conduct system analysis, document findings and recommendation on business processes
  • Gain knowledge and expertise in the program in order to work effectively with many stakeholders and decision makers to identify data needs.
  • Ability to respond to time sensitive requests independently, work well under pressure, as well as work with large amounts of fragmented data in a fast paced environment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Expert user of SQL, R, MS Office (Excel and Access)
 

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:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.