Microsoft Power BI Consultant

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ77367

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. This particular position is supporting the Office of Inspector General for the United States Postal Service. In supporting this program with GDIT, you are not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do. GDIT is your place.

You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Power BI Developer joining our team to support Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities at Arlington, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Power BI Developer supporting OIF for the USPS, you will be trusted to work on dashboards using Microsoft Power BI, and using other knowledge such as data visualization and languages (such as SQL, SAS, R, and/or Python).

In this role, this is what you will be doing:

  • Collaborate with the OIG to support the USPS
  • Primary focus on business intelligence and reporting technologies/methodologies
  • Perform data manipulation and cleansing to prepare datasets for visualization
  • Assist in the delivery of quality solutions using Microsoft Business Intelligence tools (Power BI) and related technologies
  • Partner with OIG customers and OCIO technical team members to assist with requirements definitions, solution designs, technical architecture, and delivery
  • Work collaboratively with team members including project managers, solution architects, and business analysts
  • Implement solutions using Microsoft Power BI tool suite and related technologies
  • Proficient in the use of Data Analytics Expressions (DAX) and Power Query
  • Leverage database systems including data warehouses, data marts, and models needed for business, financial, and operational analysis and/or reporting
  • Develop high performing, reliable, and scalable solutions
  • Clearly communicate technical details to business and management staff
  • Perform data analysis which supports and enhances OIG information management systems and services
  • Experience with one or more data technologies (e.g., Oracle, SQL Data Warehouse, SQL Server, etc.) and a willingness to learn how to leverage these technologies to improve business intelligence
  • Author and oversee design documents for approved projects
  • Develop reports, dashboards & scorecards, data exploration, and visual analytics using existing and emerging technologies and tools
  • Provide meaningful feedback and coaching of other team members in the use of Microsoft Power BI and related technologies
  • Provide insight and recommendations on new and emerging technologies and concepts to OCIO team members
  • Eager to contribute to a team-oriented environment
  • Able to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

This is what you will need for the role:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
  • A minimum of four (4) years of progressive experience in business intelligence and/or information management
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience with data visualization and implementing high-value solutions; experience performing administrative activities across multi-environment infrastructures
  • At least two (2) years of experience working in a client-facing technical role
  • Expert knowledge of data management, business intelligence and analytics concepts (including: extract, transform, load (ETL); Data warehousing, data marts, data stores, and cubes; data quality and profiling; data governance, data management, and metadata management; data visualization, dashboard design/implementation, reporting, self-service BI, data KPIs, and scorecards; predictive, prescriptive, and descriptive analytics
  • Knowledge of the following to facilitate the development of custom visuals: Dashboards, TypeScript development tools, D3 JavaScript libraries, Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following languages: SQL, SAS, R, Python

Please Note: The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days. 

What GDIT can offer you:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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