Data Analyst

Job description


The Role: As a Data Analyst, you will be part of the team supporting the customer’s initiative to improve the quality and delivery of its enterprise information. You will work with customers at all levels to identify and model data, identify data sources, develop data governance policies, analyze the data quality, and work with IT team members to provide quality data across its IT systems.


  • Consult on the breakdown of the project goals into achievable objectives
  • Perform data cleansing
  • Ability to reprioritize tasks based on customer needs/requests
  • Support the selection of content types based on strategic value and customer requirements
  • Support the definition of content types and data domains
  • Determine governance policy for data and metadata
  • Establish Business Taxonomies (Organization, Roles, Position, Document types, etc.)
  • Lead the discovery of data repositories that contain selected content types
  • Define the best way of accessing, integrating and delivering quality data
  • Establish data quality rules and guidelines
  • Analyze the quality of data in selected repositories
  • Find critical source data and metadata relevant to customer needs
  • Interface with business data stewards
  • Support the creation of data monitoring guidance and metrics
  • Review and monitor data
  • Work with data stewards to resolve data issues
  • Interface with leadership to develop business requirements and work with IT team members to flow the requirements down


Data analysis, Data entry, data modeling, python, tableau

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Typical Education and Experience:

  • Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience specific to the position

Required Skills and Experience:

Success in this position requires:

  • Working 50% of pay period at Washington Navy Yard
  • Experience modeling data and relationships
  • Experience with UML, SysML, or comparable modelling language
  • Experience establishing data governance
  • Experience analyzing data and establishing data quality rules
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with teams and independently
  • Solid analytical, planning, and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with partners and government officials
  • A Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience specific to the position
  • Active Secret DoD Clearance
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Top Secret DoD Clearance
  • Working at least 50% of pay period hours in the office (3 one week/2 one week)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Common Access Card (CAC), SSP badge access to customer facility, and a network account in good standing on the customer’s network.

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent
  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection
  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes
  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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