Job ID: 2315021
Location: WASHINGTON, DC, United States
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2023
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Data Governance
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Temporarily Remote
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The Vanguard 2.2.1 contract is seeking a Data Governance Analyst to support the data analysis and reporting capability for the Data Analytics and Assessment Unit (DAAU) within the Bureau of Information Resource Management at the Department of State.
The team is seeking a motivated individual with a background in data evaluation and analysis. We are seeking a highly organized and detail-oriented Data Catalog Specialist to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of data management principles and will be responsible for ensuring accurate and efficient cataloging of data assets within our organization. The Data Governance Analyst will collaborate with various teams to gather data requirements, define metadata standards, and maintain a centralized data catalog. This position requires excellent communication skills, a keen eye for detail, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
The position may allow temporary hybrid remote work due to Covid-19. Position may be called back onsite at any time at the customer's request.
Summary: Responsible for collecting, interpreting, analyzing, and presenting and/or reporting on results using statistical methods, with a focus on presenting this information in the Splunk environment. Acquire data from multiple data sources and maintain resulting databases, data warehouses, and/or data lakes. Develop and implement data collection systems, organize data to efficiently normalize and attain accurate results. Turn data into information, and information into shareable knowledge and business insight via a visually positive user experience. Design and build presentations, reports, dashboards, and other visual representations of the data for executives, stakeholders, service area owners, and the general user community, with a focus on using Splunk as the platform.
Duties: Work directly with customers to collaborate with IT teams to maintain and enhance data catalog tools and systems. Provide guidance and support to users on data catalog usage and best practices. Identify and recommend improvements to data management processes and workflows. Stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices in data cataloging and data management.
Required Education, Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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