Junior Data Analyst

Job Summary:

Sparksoft is looking for intern/junior level resources for this specific position. Training and industry/project knowledge transfer will occur. The MIDAS Data Analyst role is to interpret the MIDAS data and turn it into information. The primary function is to satisfy adhoc data requests submitted from the customer via DRT requests. Additionally, the data analyst will support the product owners and customers to interpret data to improve the MIDAS platform and simplify the data stores for access by the customer.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the customer to understand their data needs – Could be supporting a Sparksoft MIDAS team, CMS, or an external CMS customer authorized to access the information requested
  • Determine the appropriate data source within MIDAS to satisfy the request
  • Produce reports or data extracts to convey the information to the requester
  • Assist with determining the data quality of the MIDAS data
  • Assist with maintaining the MIDAS data dictionaries
  • Identify patterns and trends in MIDAS data

Required Skills:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • SQL skills (this can be school experience or class related experience)
  • Unix/Linux experience (this can be school experience or class related experience)
  • Experience in analytical work (this can be school experience or class related experience)

Desired Skills:

*These skills can be school experience or class related experience*

  •  COGNOS
  • AWS
  • SAS
  • Coding experience R or Python

Education/Experience Level:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT related or other relevant technical field
Founded in 2004, Sparksoft is a Small Business (WOSB), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), CMMI Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, HUBZone, 8(a), Women-Owned, and Minority-owned business (SWaM), MBE/DBE/SBE holding prime contracts with SPARC, GSA and Navy Seaport-e.Lead by a team with over 20 years of industry experience, we have a proven track record in software development and managing multi-year projects. We work in both federal and commercial spaces, providing innovative solutions in Agile Software Testing, Software Engineering, Program Management, Security & Privacy Solutions, Delivery Management and Health IT. We have dedicated Centers of Excellence in software testing, independent verification and validation, and security and privacy, that are designed to fulfil the IT needs of any commercial or government field.

Sparksoft is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws

 

Preferred method of applying:

email: esther.moasser@sparksoftcorp.com

*Please include in the title: Junior Data Analyst Application*