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Job Id:

28977

Job Category:

Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Job Location:

Washington, DC  20001

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Piper Companies

JOB DESCRIPTION

Piper Companies is currently seeking a Data Analyst to join a leading edge organization with a worldwide network and predictive analytics platform bringing visibility to the world’s hardest-to-see places. They enable global decision-makers to move faster and make smarter decisions by employing local, on-the-ground contributors to observe and collect real-time data.

This is a 6 Month Contract to Hire opportunity located in Downtown Washington DC (Next to Metro Center Station)

***Must be able to obtain a United States Security Clearance - Secret and/or Top Secret***

The Team:

A passionate, tight-knit team that moves fast, appreciates candor, and deeply values the diversity of our backgrounds. Our diversity mirrors the global nature of our work: we’ve lived in 30 countries, speak 14 languages, and believe in the value of life experience that an unconventional background inherently brings. What unites us is our innate curiosity and collective ambition to build technology that ultimately has a measurable human impact.

What you get to do:

You’ll work in the data and analytics team, a group of analysts, engineers, and scientists who are responsible for turning our raw data into the information our customers seek

Build customer-facing analytics and visualizations

  • Build interactive dashboards from SQL queries over a complex and detailed data model
  • Model datasets for analytical efficiency
  • Work with project teams to define and refine new reports and analyse

Critically evaluate and improve our data collection strategies:

  • Perform ad hoc analysis of crowd-sourced data to uncover issues related to data quality, consistency and comprehension of questions and tasks
  • Recommend concrete suggestions for improvement and work with other teams to implement them
  • Track and evaluate whether recommended changes impact data quality

Support Product Discovery:

  • Liaise between product and data science to prototype new data products
  • Support our implementation teams in rolling out and improving existing data products

Support Model & Algorithm Improvements

  • Data cleaning, tagging or correction
  • Exploratory analysis of user behavior

The Qualifications for a great candidate:

  • BA/BS
  • 3+ years experience with SQL.
  • 3+ years experience with a data visualization tool (Periscope Data, Google Data Studio, Tableau, Qlik, Looker, etc).
  • 2+ years of quantitative or statistical analysis experience.
  • Excellent communication skills (both for technical and non-technical audiences)
  • Relentless drive to listen, learn and improve and the world around you
  • Eagerness to dive into a demand-driven queue of analytics requests covering a wide spectrum of responsibilities and projects.
  • Eager to teach and document your analytical deliveries so others may build off your work

Overall Compensation

  • Contract: 6 month Contract to Fulltime Hire
  • Salary:   $85,000 to $100,000/year
  • Benefits: Medical Dental Vision, 401k Match, Daily Lunch & Snacks, Transportation & Gym subsidies, Flexible Hours

 

If interested, please send resumes to Mike Hanlon at mhanlon@pipercompanies.com

 

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Job Id:

28977

Job Category:

Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Job Location:

Washington, DC  20001

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Piper Companies