Schedule and Risk Analyst, Junior

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Aug 12, 2019
Closes
Aug 23, 2019
Ref
R0065096
Hours
Full Time
Schedule and Risk Analyst, Junior
Key Role:

Support project management efforts for complex client engagements on some of the largest acquisition programs in the DoD. Interface with clients to analyze the development of key program artifacts, including Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) and Risk Registers. Gather, organize, visualize, and interpret large data sets and communicate meaningful findings to enhance client decision making as a member of a team. Develop dashboards and PowerPoints to communicate data analysis findings. Provide the client with a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they can use it. Leverage critical thinking and problem-solving expertise to solve clients' most challenging problems.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint

-Ability to gather and assess client data and communicate priority findings to teams

-Ability to interact with clients and work within a multi-stakeholder and matrixed organizational environment

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Microsoft Project

-Experience with Microsoft Access

-Experience with math or statistical analysis, including stochastic methods and Monte Carlo simulations

-Experience with supporting DoD acquisition programs

-Ability to support programs and contracts within the federal government

-Ability to learn data science or data visualization tools, including R, Tableau, Power BI, and Python

-Ability to be flexible, show initiative and innovation, and deal with ambiguous and fast-paced situations

-Ability to quickly learn project management basics, including schedule, cost, risk, and stakeholder management

-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem-solving skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Secret clearance

-BS degree in Operations Research, Mathematics, Quantitative Economics, Finance, Engineering or related field

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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