• Principal Analyst, Data

    Job Location USA-DC-Washington
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Function
    Information Technology
    Security Clearance Level
    Full/Part Time
    Full Time
  • Job Description

    The Senior Data Analyst supports a government agency based in DC. Duties include:

    • Respond and fulfill data requests from internal and external agencies
    • Lead data correction efforts to ensure that the users are reporting the required data elements
    • Use Business Objects, SAS, MS Excel (pivot tables) and Access to write queries and run various reports
    • Implement system requirements and other data related requirements
    • Provide technical and database administration support to federal staff and grantees
    • Troubleshoot any end-user technical issues encountered while using the agency system
    • Coordinate with system support and development team on system fixes and data extracts
    • Provide weekly, monthly and quarterly reports to management team
    • Perform data collection and analysis of key data elements from various sources
    • Interpret data results, compiling data into management, routine and ad hoc reports
    • Assist in the presentation of results to data users
    • Develop questionnaires and moderator guides to ensure accuracy of data collection
    • Complete data mining, statistical modeling and numerical optimizations
    • Analyze and report on data trends


    Bachelors Degree in a Computer Science, Statistics or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.


    • 8-10 years of experience
    • 5 years of experience working as a data analyst
    • Excellent analytical skills
    • Excellent writing skills
    • Strong verbal communication skills
    • Expert user of SAS, MS Office (Excel and Access), SQL, Tableau, Power Point
    • Highly motivated and collaborative Strong technical skills Attention to detail (QA/QC)

    As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.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.


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