Job ID :
4075
Company :
DC Government
Location :
washington, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
Job Seekers, Please send resumes to resumes@hireitpeople.com or Call: (202) 719-0200 Ext: 127

Complete Description:

The IT Consultant  will work for the IT Strategic Investment Services (SIS) team supporting the design, development, and maintenance of the financial and performance management dashboards using business intelligence and/or discovery tool that will improve transparency, accountability and lower cost of government operations.  This new initiative in FY2014 will transform how government uses financial and performance management data.  End users will have access to data that is presented in context so optimal decisions can be made by transforming data into strategic business goal while monitoring progress throughout the fiscal year. The developer will also work with other teams at the Applications division to develop and implement the above dashboards as well as other assigned dashboards, databases and applications. 

 

Skills:

Skill

Required / Desired

Amount

of Experience

Expertise Rating

 

Advanced Excel skills, to include the use of financial data analysis and “what if” functions, as well as, the creation of pivot tables or charts

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience in demonstrating knowledge of data warehousing concepts

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience as a business analyst with a focus on requirements gathering and data analysis

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience developing dashboards using a variety of business intelligence/discovery tools, such as Business Objects, Tableau, Qlikview or Cognos

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience developing complex SQL queries used by reporting environments and data-driven dashboard applications

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience designing and implementing reports using SQL or creating scripts to identify and correct common errors and data inconsistencies

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Ability to gather sample data throughout all phases of a project and provide analysis to ensure data quality

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience with analyzing, compiling, verifying, extracting, converting, and validating data

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience creating metadata/data dictionaries, and designing and implementing reports, and creating database views

Required

4

Years

3 - Expert

Senior-level experience working through the full software development life cycle (SDLC)

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience with local/state government projects

Nice to have

1

Years

1 - Basic

Bachelor degree

Required

 

 

1 - Basic

Experience with Quickbase as a user, ideally as a programmer or analyst

Highly desired

1

Years

2 - Proficient

Basic Microsoft Office experience such as Excel, Word, and Project

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert

Experience working in a fast paced and muti-tasking technical evironment

Highly desired

5

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience in working with data architects in the design of database schema

Required

5

Years

3 - Expert