Data AnalystWashington, DCRef# 2017-1368 The Oakleaf Group has an immediate position available for a Data Analyst to support our client to develop next generation innovative products, services and solutions. The Oakleaf Group is a growing boutique consulting firm with offices in Chevy Chase, MD, Bethesda, MD and New York, NY. Our people are our greatest assets and our company culture is grounded on that belief. Our goal is to thrill our clients and challenge and reward our employees. As a member of the Oakleaf team, you will have an exciting opportunity to work with emerging technology, modernize financial applications, and grow in a friendly workplace where you can work independently and collaboratively. In this position the ideal candidate will work to solve complex "hot topic" issues currently faced by the financial services industry. We bring depth of experience to a wide range of highly satisfied clients, delivering trusted advice along with quantitative, technology, regulatory, and operations strategies. Do you possess the talent and dedication to be part of our growing team?The Data Analyst will conduct data analysis and document data requirements for financial forecasting systems. Candidate will identify and document data requirements, definitions, data dependencies and relevant business rules.Develop data requirements through various methods to include individual and group discussions, independent data analysis and by extracting from a suite of mathematical functions and code. Candidate will also develop data models, data dictionaries, event models, CRUD matrix, or other artifacts. Engage with enterprise data architecture to adhere to corporate data standards. Promote productive relationships between stakeholders and technology partners, provide clarity & ensure processes are streamlined.Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, Finance, Economics or related field.5 + years of relevant experience, big data and/or modeling.5 + years working with Oracle, SQL stored procedures and advanced querying.Ability to document highly complex data processing.Ability to extract data requirements through various methods, individual and group discussions, independent data analysis, data extraction. Netezza experience is a plus.Finance or economics knowledge or experience is a plus.As a condition of employment with The Oakleaf Group, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a pre-employment drug screen and/or credit check for positions in some areas of our business. The Oakleaf Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, gender, native origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.