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Data Analyst (7645)

Capitol, VA 23219

Posted: 07/02/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Data Analyst Job Number: 7645

Job Description

Position Title: Data Analyst    
Position Status: 6-month contract with rolling extensions
Schedule: REMOTE
Overview: Our client is looking for a Data Analyst for a REMOTE position based out of Richmond, VA.             
  • The Division of Informatics and Information Systems is responsible for the organization, presentation, analysis, and verification of epidemiological health information across the Commonwealth of Virginia. 
  • The Analytics and Visualization Specialist will be responsible for data analysis and development of data visualization projects for various communicable diseases, primarily for COVID-19.
  • This position will report to the Division of Informatics and Information Systems (DIIS) Data Analytics Manager.
  • Leverages appropriate analytic tools (SQL, Tableau Prep, Tableau Desktop, R, GCP, others)to integrate, clean, and transform public health and healthcare data.
  • Builds analyses and visualizations, dashboards using appropriate software (Tableau Desktop, R/Python, GCP, others) for a variety of purposes and audiences. Purposes may include public reporting, performance evaluation, decision analytics, data quality analysis, and/or scientific publication. Audiences may include the public, healthcare providers, community action groups, other government agencies, specific disease programs.
  • Maintains, republishes, and enhances data products according to established cadences(e.g., daily, weekly, annually).
  • Works collaboratively with business stakeholders and subject-matter experts to define and refine requirements.
  • Documents detailed description of data cleaning steps, sources, filters, assumptions, and purposes.
  • Maintains Documentation related to data visualization processes, tools, and best practices while continuing to enhance existing processes and procedures.
  • Proactively identifies and communicates data quality issues and addresses issues arising from data processing.
  • Conducts other duties as requested/assigned.
  • Communication to stakeholders both internal and external via email, PPT presentations as well as internal presentations.

  • 2 Years – Experience doing data analysis.  
  • 2 Years – Experience working with SQL.  
  • 2 Years – Experience with Microsoft Suite, particularly Excel.
  • 1 Year – Experience with Tableau.  

  • Experience with R/Python.
  • Experience with ArcGIS/Geospatial Data.
  • Experience with WordPress.
      About Our Client: Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free workplace by both policy and practice. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition. Employment and personnel practices conform to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination. While the Company is committed to following this principle in every facet of employment, all employees share in the responsibility to promote and foster a favorable work environment.
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