Job Description :
Job Title: Data Analyst
Contract To Hire Role
Work Location – Arlington, VA (Only for Locals or nearby)
Experience: 5-15 Years.
Visa: USC Only

Security Clearance: Candidate must possess DHS Suitability background investigation or be eligible to qualify for DHS Entry of Duty background investigation followed by DHS Public Trust Clearance.

Job Description:

The Applications Systems Analyst formulates or defines system scope and objectives. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results. Prepares detailed specifications for programs. Assists in the design, development, testing, implementation, and documentation of new software and enhancements of existing applications. Works with project managers, developers, and end users to ensure application designs meet business requirements. Formulates/defines specifications for complex operating software programming applications or modifies/maintains complex existing applications using engineering releases and utilities from the manufacturer. Designs, codes, tests, debugs and documents those programs. Provides overall operating system, such as sophisticated file maintenance routines, large telecommunications networks, computer accounting, and advanced mathematical/scientific software packages. Assists all phases of software systems programming applications. Evaluates new and existing software products. Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to help management decide whether implementing the proposed system will be financially feasible.

The Applications Systems Analyst provides operations architecture support to include infrastructure and application-level monitoring, system design and enhancements, troubleshooting and program release support. The Applications Systems Analyst also supports the evaluation of proposed system change requests providing technical expertise and helping to assess risk. The Application Systems Analyst develops Python dynamic reports and develops analytics. Provides expertise to build reporting capabilities. The Application Systems Analyst provides statistical support which is needed support performance testing and testing of non-functional requirements.

Responsibilities

Build and execute queries against production databases to support various data analysis and reporting requirements.
Gathers requirements, creates and maintains reports and provides detailed analysis of the data. Provides detailed analysis of data from various sources and reports on the findings
Provide statistical analysis and modeling support for of the performance engineering.
Provide statistical analysis and modeling support for Reliability Maintainability and Availability (RMA) metrics
Develops and maintains predictive models for performance and workload analysis
Maintains, develops and recommends process improvements based on data needs while ensuring consistency and quality of the reports/deliverables.
Maintains, develops, and implements policies and procedures that ensure the accuracy and integrity of data and reporting.
Participates in the evaluation of new technologies to ensure data analysis and visualization tools used are in line with the industry standard.

Education & Experience

Associates degree or higher and/or 5-15 years of experience

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate working knowledge with several of the following concepts or technologies:

Statistical Modeling and Data Mining
Python
SQL language Postgres Database
Oracle Database
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Statistical education and/or experience
Expert MS Excel
Database Architecture

Client : GDIT