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DLA EDT - Data Consultant - 1

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, 22206, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

DLA – EDT - Data Consultant - 1

Alexandria, VA 22301

Summary of Skills and Qualifications:

Seeking mid-level candidates to support the Enterprise Data Team for a large defense organization preparing for and undergoing an audit. The ideal candidate will have the ability to be collaborative, creative, detail-oriented, a good communicator/listener, organized, an ‘outside the box’ thinker, proactive, self-motivated, and team player/oriented.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Education requirement is a four year degree from an accredited university or college with preferred requirements of a Business, Information Technology, Public Finance, Accounting or related field.

2. Security Clearance: In order to be considered, candidates MUST be a US CITIZEN and already have at least a minimum NACLC background investigation; Interim Secret or Secret clearance preferred.

3. Ideal candidates will possess four or more years’ experience in the following:

a. Ability to conduct analysis on several pieces of associated and disassociated information and draw conclusions

b. Ability to support client in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

c. Ability to multi-task and work independently

d. Ability to develop and conduct presentations and briefs for leadership

e. Ability to provide timely and concise communication of status, risk, and challenges to project manager/leadership on all assigned projects

f. Highly skilled in Microsoft Office Programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio & MS Project)

4. Additional Requirements (one or more of the following preferred):

g. Experience with the lifecycle of data from data warehouse/storage à data extraction à data blending à data analytics à reporting/visualizations

h. Experience working with large data sets in a variety of tools to include (but not limited to) Excel, Access (VBA), SAS and/or Alteryx

i. Experience with one or more syntax/languages to include (but not limited to) VBA, SQL, SAS and/or R

j. Experience with reporting and visualization tools to include (but not limited to) Business Objects, Qliksense, SAP Lumira and Tableau

k. Experience working with financial data to solve gaps in an organization’s business intelligence

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