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Data Analyst Senior Consultant in Alexandria, VA at NOK-Vintun

Date Posted: 7/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Support the full data life cycle of a project through requirement identification, prototyping, design, development, testing, and implementation using state of the art data analytics and machine learning tools to create solutions for challenging problems for clients in both government and industry.
  • Develop, update, query, and mine large quantitative datasets to generate reports and formulate analyses to inform stakeholders.
  • Retrieve, validate, format, and synthesize a variety of data from many different sources.
  • Conduct detail-oriented tasks and perform analyses for projects under supervision of a Senior Data Analyst
  • Document analysis solutions, approaches, and results.
  • Manage issue resolution with business users and technical support partners. Be the liaison with IT teams in troubleshooting, resolving, and preventing application downtime.
  • Fully utilize a mentee-mentor relationship with a senior Data Analyst to hone your skills and gain industry certifications.

Job Requirements

  • High proficiency in MS Excel with the ability to generate data visualizations.
  • Familiarity with software tools used for business analytics, data analysis, and visualization such as Tableau, PowerPivot, Power BI, or Access.
  • Excellent data collection and analytical skills.
  • Preferred Skills:
    • Depending on the requirements of a project, having the aptitude for team work and ability to deliver independently.
    • Ability to work effectively in a continuously changing operational environment with short deadlines.
    • Ability to quickly learn and master difficult concepts from multiple disciplines.
    • Ability to interpret and analyze data of varying complexity, including sensitivity analyses, predictive analyses, and trends analyses.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 2 - 5 years of relevant professional experience in data analysis, including data process modeling, procedures, and implementation.