**Type of Requisition:** Regular
**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** None
**Public Trust/Other Required:** NACI (T1)
**Job Family:** Data Science
We are GDIT. We take pride in providing our clients with the data they need to make important decisions that impact the world around us.
You make GDIT your place by delivering insights to help our clients make impactful changes real. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll become a critical part in how we successfully solve our clients’ biggest challenges. Our work depends on a **Data Analytics Lead** joining our team to remotely support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities.
At GDIT, our people are at the center of everything we do. As a Data Analytics Lead supporting CMS, you will be trusted to lead the acquisition, management, manipulation, and analysis of complex data sets. You will complete data modeling and database design development, as well provide expertise in identifying, analyzing, and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data sets. In this role, a typical day will include:
+ Leading the data analytics function for large data integration projects
+ Providing inputs on complex data modeling, database design, and development efforts, including the analysis and evaluation of incoming data from many disparate data sources.
+ Interpreting data linkages, hierarchies, sequencing, and nuances in new data sources.
+ Conducing system analysis of complex data sets for CMS and other stakeholders across various data domains, such as Medicare & Medicaid providers, Medicare & Medicaid beneficiaries and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace consumers
+ Developing automated and manual processes to validate data inputs, assuring data can be ingested, stored, manipulated, and used for dissemination
+ Efficiently manipulating XML and other standard file formats
+ Building and maintaining temporary databases and data structures necessary to analyze and troubleshoot issues with current and planned data sources
+ Supporting CMS with ad-hoc data requests and proof of concepts, and work with other leads to maintain a high level of ongoing data quality within the system
+ Designing and conducting data verification to allow certification of data integrity (true to source)
+ Ensuring that the team maintains necessary data domain knowledge
+ Understanding and explaining data linkages, hierarchies, sequencing, and nuances in new and existing data sources
+ Maintaining a log of source data issues and providing the customer with timely guidance on the impact of the issues and mitigation options
+ Participating in peer reviews and other life cycle activities, and reviewing work products, to ensure the team understands the data and produces accurate, high-quality deliverables with respect to the data.
+ Leading and/or mentoring Data Analyst team members
**WHAT YOU’LL NEED:**
+ Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of experience
+ 7+ years of **hands-on** **data analytics** experience, including:
+ Advanced SQL programming skills
+ Advanced understanding of efficient manipulation of XML and other standard file formats, the ability to build and maintain temporary databases or data structures necessary to analyze and troubleshoot issues with current and planned data source
+ Advanced experience with statistical analysis packages is desirable for analyzing large datasets
+ Advanced experience in developing graphs, ad hoc reports, report writing, presentations of project results is required
+ Ability to perform basic statistical analyses
+ Hands-on experience leading data analytics activities on large data integration projects
+ Hands-on experience with tools used to design, develop and implement large data analytic systems, such as Informatica ETL; DB2; IBM InfoSphere; Microstrategy; and/or ERWin
+ Advanced understanding of efficient manipulation of XML and other standard file formats, including the ability to build and maintain temporary databases or data structures necessary to analyze and troubleshoot issues with current and planned data sources
+ 2+ years of experience as a successful team lead
+ Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
+ **Candidate must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years**
+ **_Work visa sponsorship will not be provided for this position._**
+ SME-level knowledge of Health Care industry data, especially CMS, Medicare and/or Medicaid data
+ Experience with Beneficiary, Provider and/or Program Organization Relationship CMS data domains
+ Experience with Business Intelligence, Big Data and Analytics tools and techniques
**WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:**
+ 401K with company match
+ Challenging work
+ Rewards program for high-performing employees
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COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.