Data Developer

Salesforce, ETL, Cloud, SQL, Extract, Transform, Business Intelligence, data analysis, data manipulation, decision support, technical design
Full Time
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 50%.

Job Description

Acumen Solutions drives excellence - not only in our performance, but also in the results we deliver for our clients. We are a global cloud consultancy that combines the insight of our strategists, the vision of our innovators, and the ingenuity of our engineers to achieve this extraordinary impact. The Fortune 500 trust us to build solutions focused on growing revenue and profits by amplifying competitive advantage and strengthening customer relationships. Our groundbreaking solutions in the public sector streamline operations and improve productivity. We apply this same focus on excellence to our unparalleled social responsibility program, generating sustainable impact across our local communities. Engage with us at www.acumensolutions.com or on Twitter @AcumenSolutions.
 
Acumen Solutions is hiring entry to manager level Data Developers in our McLean, VA headquarters. The Data Developer specializes in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data from various systems. 

Specific Duties

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the interrelationships of data and multiple data domains
  • Create thorough documentation artifacts and maintain same for duration of project
  • Identify and document data migration paths and processes
  • Maintain industry/technical knowledge base and facilitate/maintain industry relationships
  • Demonstrate commitment to providing customer-focused quality service
  • Support assigned systems through transition period
  • Perform other duties as deemed relevant based upon experience to fulfill customer needs
  • Develop and perform standard queries to ensure data quality, identify data inconsistencies, missing data and resolve as needed
  • Standardize data naming, data definitions and modeling
  • Perform data extraction, storage, manipulation, processing, and analysis
  • Collect, profile, collate, and map appropriate data for usage in new or existing solutions as well as for ongoing data analysis activities
  • Interpret Customers functional and information needs and turn them into functional or data requirements, process models, etc.

Requirements

  • Must be willing to travel up to 50%
  • Must be authorized to work for any U.S. employer
  • 1-5 years' of demonstrated experience in data analysis, data manipulation, and decision support
  • Knowledge and application of relational database concepts
  • Experience or exposure to Extract/Transform/Load (ETL) and/or Business Intelligence
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Skilled at completing technical design via iterative mockups
  • High proficiency in MS Office Suite (esp. Word and Excel)
  • Openness to learning new skills and software as necessary
  • Demonstrated ability to manage simultaneous work flows while maintaining quality output and meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new and exciting technologies with little assistance

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with ETL tools and procedures (any tool)
  • Prior experience working in the Cloud
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate at different levels of the organization
  • Ability to perform ad-hoc analysis and maintain clear and comprehensive documentation of decision-making, data preparation, and processes

Critical Skills

  • High aptitude in analytical and logical thinking
  • Demonstrated experience with data models and data mapping
  • Experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML), including Entity-Relationship Diagrams (ERD), Sequence Diagrams, and Data Flow Diagrams (DFD)
  • Understanding of XML, SQL, Data Modeling Language (DML), and Data Definition Language (DDL)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Demonstrated ability to produce highly detailed, comprehensive documentation artifacts
  • Client-focused attitude
  • High-level knowledge of enterprise IT organizational, business, and technical environments
  • Ability to analyze processes and recommend improvements as needed

Education and Certification

  • BS/BA or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Mathematics, or other related scientific or technical discipline with two (2) or more years of experience related to this position
  • Relevant IT certifications preferred

Benefits  
Acumen Solutions offers the opportunity for growth and advancement, as well as a competitive base salary, annual performance based incentives, medical benefits & 401k.

About Us
As a leading management and technology consulting firm, Acumen Solutions offers a range of challenging and rewarding opportunities whether you’re just starting out in your career, looking to advance your career, or seeking a senior leadership position. Acumen Solutions employees are ambitious, committed, passionate problem solvers.
 
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Posted By

Michael Bacchus

1660 International Drive, Suite 500 McLean, VA, 22102

Contact
Dice Id : 10117591
Position Id : 831008
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