Business Analytics Officer

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jul 20, 2017
Closes
Sep 30, 2017
Function
Analyst, Business
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

JOB DESCRIPTION: Business Analytics Officers use quantitative and qualitative methods to collect, validate, analyze, and display corporate data to aid in decision-making at all organizational levels. They develop and implement methods to monitor, evaluate, forecast, and report progress toward achieving organizational goals and objectives and to inform strategic decisions.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • Yes
  • PERMANENT CHANGE IN STATION: PCS expenses are authorized.

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Designated or Random Drug Testing required.
  • Security Investigation
  • 1) Education: Data Management, Data Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Econometrics, UX/UI Design / Data Visualization
    2) Experience: Software Coding: C++ Java, Statistics & Modelling: R, Python, Query Languages: SQL, NoSQL, Scripting: JavaScript, Python, Cloud Services Design, Algorithm Development, Data Visualization, Big Data /Data Modelling, Machine Vision & Deep Learning, Optimization.

    SPECIAL INFO:

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
    As a condition of employment at NGA, persons being considered for employment must meet NGA fitness for employment standards.
    * US Citizenship
    * Security Clearance (Top Secret/Sensitive Comparted Information)
    * Polygraph
    * Direct Deposit
    * Two-year trial period
    * Position is subject to Drug Testing


    This position is a Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) position in the Excepted Service under 10 U.S.C. 1601. DoD Components with DCIPS positions apply Veterans' Preference to eligible candidates as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 USC, in accordance with the procedures provided in DoD Instruction 1400.25, Volume 2005, DCIPS Employment and Placement. If you are a veteran claiming veterans' preference, as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 U.S.C., you must self-identify your eligibility in our ERecruit application.

    Top Secret/SCI


    DUTIES:

    Band 03: Data Analysts apply moderately complex tools and algorithms to identify trends and patterns in data. They communicate with stakeholders and conduct research to develop an intermediate understanding of relevant programs and requirements. These analysts identify and collect moderately structured data from various sources, evaluate the data to ensure that they meet mission needs, and prepare the data for analysis. They also select, apply, and assess a variety of analytic models and techniques, and review and verify the results. They prepare reports and briefings and consult with stakeholders to communicate findings.
    * Analyze and interpret statistical data to identify trends or relationships among variables and factors that could affect the results of research
    * Apply mathematical principles or statistical approaches to solve moderately complex problems in scientific or applied fields
    * Prepare statistical reports, to include graphics or other visual representations of information

    Band 04: Data Analysts lead efforts to apply complex tools and algorithms to identify trends and patterns in data. They communicate with stakeholders and conduct research to develop a comprehensive understanding of relevant programs and requirements. These analysts identify and collect unstructured data from various sources, evaluate the data to ensure that they meet mission needs, and prepare the data for analysis. They also select, apply, and assess advanced analytic models and techniques, and review and verify the results. They lead the preparation of reports and briefings and consult with stakeholders to communicate findings.
    * Analyze and interpret statistical data and communicate the identified trends or relationships among variables and factors that could affect the results of research
    * Apply mathematical principles or statistical approaches to solve complex problems in scientific or applied fields
    * Identify the proper techniques and reports necessary to present results of analyses to intended audiences