Information Technology Specialst (Business Intelligence Developer)

Washington, D.C
Apr 03, 2021
Apr 10, 2021
Full Time


This position is located in the Department of Program Services (DPS), Judiciary Data and Analysis Office (JDAO), Data Management Division, Architecture and Development Branch.
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This is a customer focused hands-on designer and developer position that requires the incumbent to develop reporting solutions including universes, visualizations, queries, and reports using a variety of tools such as Business Objects, Tableau and others. The ideal candidate for this position should be well versed in Transactional and Dimensional modeling techniques, contribute to solutioning during design phase, guide and mentor other developers and have familiarity and experience with requirements gathering, and should adhere to SDLC. The candidate will work on multiple concurrent initiatives and should be very familiar with the concepts and implementations of Data warehouses and Data marts with deep technical background. As a customer-focused position, the candidate for this position should also have excellent verbal and written communications skills to articulate and document designs, processes, and workflows for use by stakeholders at all levels with varying technical abilities.

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:
  • Developing and deploying data universes, reporting and data visualizations solutions using Business Objects and Tableau.
  • Participating in the full systems life cycle and be responsible for system analysis, design, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and/or supporting applications.
  • Working closely with customers, business analysts, and other team members to understand business requirements to drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions by participating in sprint planning, daily scrum meetings, sprint reviews, sprint retrospectives and other agile project implementation activities.
  • Maintaining business intelligence applications including operational reports, dashboards, data visualizations, scorecards, and ad hoc reporting by adhering to best practices in BI and other policies adopted by the organization.
  • Profiling, analyzing, and troubleshooting issues against source system and data warehouse and developing unit test plans scripts to perform unit testing based on business and system requirements.
  • Performing in the role of a backup Business Objects and Tableau administrator as required.
  • Maintaining, creating accurate and comprehensive technical and end-user documentation and conduct demos and training sessions with different stakeholders.
  • Developing, enhancing and maintaining SQL, Shell, and other scripts as required
  • Assisting in developing strategic and resource plans as well as evaluation and recommendations of new business intelligence tools for modernization and other initiatives.

  • Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    Promotion Potential


    Conditions of Employment

  • All information is subject to verification. Applicants are advised that false answers or omissions of information on application materials or inability to meet the following conditions may be grounds for non-selection, withdrawal of an offer of employment, or dismissal after being employed.
  • Selection for this position is contingent upon completion of OF-306, Declaration of Federal Employment during the pre-employment process and proof of U.S. citizenship for competitive status positions or conversion to a competitive status position with the Administrative Office of the US Courts. In instances where non-citizens are considered for hire into temporary or any other position with non competitive status or when it is confirmed by the AO's Human Resources Office that there are no qualified U.S. citizens for a competitive status position (unless prohibited by a law or statue), non-citizens must provide proof of authorization to work in the United States and proof of entitlement to receive compensation. Additional information on the employment of non-citizens can be found at . For a list of documents that may be used to provide proof of citizenship or authorization to work in the United States, please refer to Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification .
  • All new AO employees will be required to complete a FBI fingerprint-based national criminal database and records check and pass a public trust suitability check.
  • All new AO employees must identify a financial institution for direct deposit of pay before appointment.
  • You will be required to serve a trial period if selected for a first-time appointment to the Federal government, transferring from another Federal agency, or serving as a first-time supervisor. Failure to successfully complete the trial period may result in termination of employment.
  • If appointed to a temporary position, management may have the discretion of converting the position to permanent depending upon funding and staffing allocation.
  • Relocation expenses may be provided, but only if authorized by the Director of the AO.

  • Qualifications

    Applicants must have demonstrated experience as listed below. This requirement is according to the AO Classification, Compensation, and Recruitment Systems which include interpretive guidance and reference to the OPM Operating Manual for Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions.

    Specialized Experience : Applicants must have at least one full year (52 weeks) of specialized experience which is in or directly related to the line of work of this position. Specialized experience is demonstrated experience in ALL of the following:
  • SAP Business Objects suite of tools including Universe design, WEBI, and Xcelsius;
  • Experience with Tableau and Business Objects system administration; and
  • Advanced/Strong SQL scripting.

  • Education

    This position does not require education to qualify.

    Additional information

    The AO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    How You Will Be Evaluated

    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    We will review your resume and supporting documentation and compare this information to your responses on the occupational questionnaire to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications for this job. If you meet the minimum qualifications for this job, we will evaluate your application package, to assess the quality, depth, and complexity of your accomplishments, experience, and education as they relate to the requirements listed in this vacancy announcement.

    You should be aware that your ratings are subject to evaluation and verification. If a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your resume and/or narrative responses, you will be assigned a rating commensurate to your described experience. Failure to submit the mandatory narrative responses will result in not receiving full consideration and/or rating credit. Deliberate attempts to falsify information may be grounds for not selecting you, withdrawing an offer of employment, or dismissal after being employed.

    Background checks and security clearance

    Security clearance
    Not Required

    Drug test required

    Required Documents

    For this job announcement the following documents and/or information are required:
    • Resume - Any written format you choose to describe your job-related qualifications.
    • Citizenship - Include country of citizenship on resume.
    • Notification of Personnel Action (SF-50) - All applicants outside of the AO must submit a copy of your latest SF-50 to verify current or former Federal employment status.
    • Veterans Preference documentation - Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214), if applicable Application for 10-Point Veteran Preference (SF-15) and an official statement, dated 1991 or later, from the Department of Veterans Affairs or from a branch of the Armed Forces, certifying to the veteran's present receipt of compensation.

    If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

    Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

    Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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