Data Analyst (Statistician 2) - 7114 in Quantico, VA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition Number: 7114 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Secret 

Level of Experience: Mid 


Job Description

HII-Mission Technologies is currently seeking a Data Analyst to join a data analysis team to provide data related support, data investigation, research, data management and data reporting for a Government security organization, whose mission is to protect our nation's critical assets through enterprise risk management, continuous innovation, and excellence in mission performance and customer service.  The team will provide direct support our Government customer’s metrics data group in identifying and reviewing the types of metrics pulled, utilized, and needed across their organization today.  This position will be performed at the customer site in Quantico, VA with a hybrid work schedule that includes telework. Characteristics of a successful candidate include possessing strong analytical and critical thinking skills; good customer-handling skills; advanced MS Excel skills; and effective verbal and written communication skills.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • In coordination with the newly established customer’s metrics group, review the types of metrics pulled/utilized/needed across the customer organization today.  
  • Work with a variety of data sources - extracting knowledge and actionable information from datasets.
  • Build and flesh out data models for use in regular and/or automated reporting and analysis.
  • Develop standard operating procedures (SOPs) to access data from the customer’s systems, define measurement standards, and generate ad-hoc and recurring reports and visualizations targeted to customer’s operators, organizational leaders, and external (DoD/Government/Industry) stakeholders on customer’s performance.
  • Partner with customer senior leadership and Chief Strategy Office staff to refine Balanced Score Card for the organization, assisting the Government, as needed, as they establish a tracking mechanism with leading and lagging indicators to demonstrate progress against their strategic goals. 
  • Consolidate customer metrics responses and create visual representations of the results for submission to customer executive leadership.
  • Collect information within the customer organization and, as appropriate, from emerging mission areas, and provide recurring and ad-hoc metrics reporting support for stakeholders.
  • Conduct trend analysis to identify challenges, shortfalls, or emerging risks and work with the applicable customer stakeholders to identify the root cause for the significant change. 
  • Plan and schedule work in such a manner that it promotes a smooth flow and even distribution of activities to ensure effective use of organization resources, achieve organization goals and objectives, and meets customer needs.
  • As metrics are collected, provide any suggestions or recommendations (i.e., automation tools, Artificial Intelligence (AI), etc.) to increase efficiency and/or analysis capabilities for the customer’s leadership’s future consideration, if appropriate. 
  • Work closely, collaboratively and communicate effectively with all members of the project team including government and contractors.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 0 years experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 years relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated working experience in technical data analysis, data science, or data warehousing with proven business analysis experience
  • Passionate about data, analyzing business needs, detail-oriented, and avid problem solver - breaking down problems and developing analytical insights
  • Critical thinker
  • Ability to work independently and with team members
  • Ability to build tabular and/or visualization reports as needed
  • The business sense to understand why you're pulling data and whether it seems accurate...not just pulling it
  • Excellent presentation, writing, and MS Excel skills are a must
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and experience working with SharePoint.

Preferred Requirements

  • Master’s degree
  • Strong technical aptitude
  • Passion for automation
  • A love for insights, innate curiosity, and a deep desire to find ways to create value
  • Comfort in a complex data environment and understanding of data structures
  • Experience with some flavor of data visualization
  • Knowledge of MS Teams as a collaborative tool

This opportunity resides with Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. From towers to processors, we design, develop, integrate and manage the sensors, systems and other assets necessary to support integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations, exploitation and analysis for the Intelligence Community, the military services, geographic and functional combatant commands and DoD agencies. 

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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