Tableau Administrator/Analyst

Clearance Level
Business Process Analysis
Germantown, Maryland

REQ#: RQ89876

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Tableau Administrator – National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to join our team supporting the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Office of Corporate Information Systems to provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Support Services of their Corporate Business Systems (CBSOM). As the Tableau Administrator – National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) supporting the DOE Cost Collection Solution (CostEX), Cost Plan (Spend Plan) Solution, Budget Formulation (FormEX), and Advanced Data Visualization Solution (ADViS). You will support DOE’s Corporate Business Systems, used by over 14,000 users to fulfill the agency’s mission to promote energy independence, progress scientific research, and protect the nation through nuclear security.  

You will be part of a 60+ person team supporting DOE on multiple task orders under our Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). BPA services include task order management, database management, IT security, Tier 1 help desk, support of various business applications for financial management and acquisitions management, and business intelligence. Services on this single award BPA with a Period of Performance through early 2028 will be performed at the DOE office located at 20300 Century Boulevard, Germantown, MD, 20874. (Currently remote due to COVID-19).   For more information about the Department of Energy’s Office of Corporate Business Systems mission and functions, go to

The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) uses a variety of tools developed using Oracle Application Express (APEX), that are configured to provide the NNSA/Defense Programs (NNSA/DP) with the capability of analyzing mission objectives and planning against execution. The systems encompass activities related to the planning, programming, budgeting, and evaluation processes of the NNSA/Defense Programs and provides critical analysis of mission value to senior leadership. At its core is the ability to develop portfolios of any activities created within the systems and analyze the portfolios in a number of different ways using multi-dimensional analysis capabilities within the tools. The systems provides configurable forms, workflows, and web services that can integrated with other CBS systems.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. At GDIT, our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Administration and maintenance of Tableau desktop and server architecture across the different environments
  • Technical oversight of Tableau Server infrastructure from user setup to performance tuning
  • Perform server activities such as product patching, change management, performance tuning, standards/best practices, mentoring, metadata management, cluster/distributed management, cache/history management, user management, scheduling
  • Design and implementation of Tableau Server data extracts from various sources
  • Collaborate closely with and ensure alignment with BI team and partners, including IT and Enterprise Data Management
  • Responsible for being an expert resource for architects in the development of target architectures to ensure that they can be properly designed and implemented through sound engineering practices
  • Tableau Desktop - Able to Create/Modify Data sources and publish them to Tableau server
  • Tableau Desktop - experience with Data source filters, Calculated fields, Row level security etc.,
  • Tableau Server - Able to create dashboards
  • Tableau Server - Server administration ( adding Users, groups, assigning users to groups)
  • Tableau Server - License management
  • Tableau Server - Server maintenance/ patches/upgrades
  • Tableau Server - Trusted authentication
  • Site administration - Because there may be multiple sites, managing/adding Users, groups, and assigning users to Site-specific groups
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Management, or other technically related discipline with at least 8 years of increasingly responsible and relevant experience. Without a degree 12+ years of relevant experience is required. Two thirds of the experience needs to be in Tableau Administration or other DOE specific COTS implementations
  • Experience with Installation, configuration, patching and upgrading of Tableau tool across the environments
  • Manage the application’s users, groups, and integration with Active Directory/Oracle Identity management
  • Automate monitoring & server job processes
  • Monitoring and Tuning of the Tableau servers
  • Experience in taking back ups and restoration of Tableau repository
  • Good knowledge on SQL and Oracle database
  • Good experience on Tableau Desktop
  • Ability to design data visualizations (dashboard/KPI’s etc.) with Tableau
  • Ability to analyze the data set/business requirements and provide recommendations for best data visualizations in Tableau
  • Experience driving continuous improvement of business processes and technical operations 
  • Good team player, able to manage multiple assignments, and adapt to changing client needs
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present to business leaders
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Clearance and successfully pass a thorough Government background screening process requiring the completion of detailed forms and fingerprinting
  • US Citizenship
  • Preferred qualifications
    • ITIL v3 or v4 certification
    • Experience with ServiceNow for incident management, problem management, and service request management
    • Oracle   Application Express, OBIEE and Tableau certifications
    • Previous Department of Energy experience
    • Experience with Tableau Prep


  • 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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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.

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