Data Management Specialist

Information Technology Huntsville, Alabama


Description

Data Management Specialist

Location:  Huntsville, AL

Clearance:  Secret Clearance

 

Job Description

The Data Management Specialist is responsible for working with a directorate office to effectively manage data and data sources.  The Specialist will work extensively with the stakeholders to identify single sources of truth (authoritative data sources), establish relationships between other data sources, and integrate them into an organizational data model.  The Data Management Specialist should recommend moving any ad-hoc sources of truth to a properly managed system (determined and recommended by the Specialist) that allows for easy data access and reporting.  The Specialist should assist the directorate in creating an environment that efficiently supports structured, repeatable reporting, including the promotion of high standards for data quality, identifying data gaps as discovered.

The Data Management Specialist will collaborate with Government customers, data owners, data stewards, developers, data scientists and other data ingestion, data analytics and data services personnel to accomplish the overall goal of effective data management, analytics and reporting.

The Data Management Specialist will report to the Deputy Program Manager for Data Management and Automation. In addition to data management skills and experience, he or she must have excellent communication, coordination, and customer service skills, and work well within a team environment. Experience within the Missile Defense Agency is preferable.

Requirements

Education and Experience

•BS Degree in Information Systems or related field

• 5+ years’ experience in Data Management, Data Analysis or related field

 

 Skills

  • Familiarity with database systems such as SQL Server, SQL Analysis Services, Oracle, Hadoop, etc.
  • Familiarity with data-centric programming languages such as SQL, PHP, and R preferable
  • Familiarity with SQL reporting services and SharePoint Business Intelligence preferable
  • Ability to assess the quality of data and create processes to address any quality issues
  • Ability to define and maintain relationships between datasets and depict those clearly to stakeholders
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite tools

NMR Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). M/F/D/V