Position Title:
Oracle Data Analyst
Alexandria, VA
The successful candidate will participate in a team environment supporting a U.S. Government contract that provides personnel security management to DOD. The position involves extensive work in a UNIX environment and development of SQL queries for use with Ad Hoc Reporting and/or analysis and correction of data in an Oracle database. The candidate will need strong analytical skills, strong communication skills, and extensive experience working with Oracle or equivalent Enterprise level database. Required: US CitizenCurrent DoD Top Secret ClearanceStrong familiarity with UNIX, Shell scripting, and PerlData analysis experience - 1 to 3 years is preferredOracle SQL experience - 1 to 3 years is preferredLogical database experience - 1 to 3 years is preferred; Oracle is a plusCommon office software skills (Word, Excel, Visio)Strong motivation to make a differenceUnderstanding of application development lifecycle processes is a plusFamiliarity with Department of Defense personnel security issues is a plus Essential Functions: The candidate will be involved in the development of SQL queries for use in Ad Hoc Reports, analysis of data quality, and data manipulation within an Oracle database.The work is fast paced with changing priorities. Task switching without loss of productivity is a must.Strong data analytical skills and experience with the ability to communicate is a must.Solid working knowledge of UNIX commands and development and execution of UNIX shell scripts, database stored procedures, and work with relational databases and tables are needed.Must be able to work in a team environment and independently with minimum management oversight.Must be extremely attentive to detail as the successful candidate will be reporting on and modifying production data for the customer.Must possess high energy and strong motivation to make a difference.