Microsoft Power BI Consultant

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ66720

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline
General Dynamics Information Technology has an immediate opportunity for a Microsoft Power BI Consultant with the following duties and responsibilities included (but not limited to):
  • 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
  • Extensive knowledge and proficiency of SQL required

Position Requirements include:

  • 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

Required Experience

  • Minimum of 4 years of progressive experience in business intelligence and/or information management
  • 2+ years of experience with data visualization and implementing high-value solutions; experience performing administrative activities across multi-environment infrastructures
  • 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 languages like: SQL, SAS, R, Python

Degree Requirements

Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field

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.


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.