"Jacobs National Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and service management capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecurity solutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanced data analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.
Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network design and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery, asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management. We leverage the expertise and passion of our employees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments for our nation's most closely guarded agencies and networks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life.
Jacobs promotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, and more connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity.
We continue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel us farther, faster."
*We are offering a 20K Sign on Bonus for this position*
Jacobs is seeking a Senior Data Analytics Consultant to support our customer in the Reston, VA area. The Senior Data Analytics Consultant will be responsible for performance measurement and data analytics services for a member of the Intelligence Community (IC) on a mature (>10 year-old) contract. The Performance Measurement Program Support (PMPS) contract has had high success delivering strategic and operational measurement services to this customer, and is looking to plus up its manpower in order to provide better team coverage, and provide more opportunities for the team to perform more advanced analysis.
Responsibilities may include:
- Advising teams in the development of useful performance measurements.
- Quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis or large volumes of system performance data.
- Developing measures of performance.
- Data analysis in MS Excel and other data visualization tools such as Tableau.
- Ability to grow into a Project Manager role.
Must have Active TS SCI with Polygraph.
BS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive experience, or an MS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline, and seven (7) to ten (10) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline, and two (2) to five (5) years of progressive experience.
Experience with data analytics, data visualization, data science, statistics and/or economics.
Strong interpersonal skills and presentation skills.
Knowledge of MS Access and/or Oracle.
Ability to code at a basic level, particularly in SQL, PL/SQL, VBA, Python, and / or R.
Experience with MS Excel and utilizing advanced capabilities.
Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau.
Working at a computer or desk (Considerations: Sitting, Eyes, Hands)
May involve long periods of sitting
An inside office environment (Considerations: Closed quarters, lighting, and temperature fluctuations)
Needs to be able to work well with and support co-workers and clients
Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills
Equipment and Machines:
Standard office equipment and machines, computer workstation
Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.
Regular attendance is necessary and required
Other Essential Functions:
Must be able to communicate, verbal and written, effectively
Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with clients, management and employees
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to the employee or others
Must be able to support and work in a proactive team environment
Must hold the safety of yourself and those around you as the number one priority in the workplace