We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that is important.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we cannot turn into opportunity. Our work depends on a Social Science Research Analyst joining our team to support our contract with HHS Office of Childcare (OCC).
As a Social Science Research Analyst, you will be trusted to evaluate and maintain data submitted by various agencies to ensure accuracy and consistency with specified government regulations.
Additional responsibilities include:
Conducts first level QA review of all incoming data, with ability to identify problems and make effective use of available resources for solutions
Assists in tracking and recording project activities and information
Provides ongoing technical assistance (TA) and training to data-submitting agencies via phone, fax, e-mail, and in-person
Maintains meticulous electronic records of all communications with customers/clients
Assists in preparation of data summaries/reports (graphic and tabular) for written and oral presentation, and makes in-person presentations to both large and small groups
Assists or takes the lead in developing TA documents that provide guidance for reporting requirements
Requires BS/BA degree in Social Sciences or related field.
2+ years of relevant experience
Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Excel for data manipulation and statistical analyses
Knowledge/experience with Microsoft WORD and PowerPoint
Ability to occasionally travel within the U.S. to participate in conferences and conducting on-site technical assistance visits
2+ years of experience providing training and TA.
Additional skills that would be a plus include knowledge/experience with SPSS or SAS software packages, and Microsoft ACCESS.
A research background and orientation is strongly preferred.
Some knowledge of Federal Government block grants or Federal Child Care Development Fund a plus.
Required Skills and Attributes:
Must be customer service oriented
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Excellent oral and written communications and ability to make public presentations is required
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.