5 days old
2018-06-122018-07-14

Federal - Data Specialist

Washington, DC 20044
Title: Federal - Data Specialist
Location: USA-Southeast
Job Number: 00577377

Organization: Accenture Federal Services



Location: Arlington, VA





Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.



The Federal Data Specialist will serve as a member of the Functional Team and will support the client's audit readiness goals through data collection, interpretation, and reporting. The team member will be required to gain a working knowledge of financial reporting business processes, property management lifecycle processes, internal controls, and financial management systems in support of our clients' efforts to produce auditable financial statements.


Qualifications:


Basic Qualifications:






+ Bachelor's Degree in Business, Information Systems, or related

+ Minimum 3 years of experience in one of more of the following capabilities: data mining and analysis, dashboard development, or data auditing

+ Minimum 3 years of experience in the development, design, and support of complex Tableau reports measuring key business metrics

+ In depth experience connecting to multiple data sources in Tableau (Oracle, MS Access, Teradata, Excel, etc.)

+ Strong MS Office applications skills (specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio), including pivot tables/graphing

+ US Citizenship Required



**Preferred Qualifications:**


+ **2 years of experience within design and development on BI reporting and analytics**

+ **2 years of experience using Tableau Desktop and Server**

+ **Advanced SQL writing skills**

+ **Certification in one or more of the following tools or areas: SAS, Data Mining / Data Warehouse, Data Modeling, SQL, and Tableau Desktop/Server**

+ **Experience in mentoring and supporting less experienced Tableau developers.**

+ **Excellent communication and collaboration skills in a consulting environment**

+ **Strong knowledge of best practices around Dashboards and Report Visualization**

+ **Good understanding of basic accounting principles and terminology**

+ **Proven ability to work independently and collaboratively as a team member**

+ **Audit and accounting experience performing internal controls and substantive testing and basic audit procedures (i.e. test plan creation, documentation of findings)**

+ **Basic understanding of Federal business processes to support internal audit testing and business process standardization that spans across multiple business segments and functions**


**An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.**


**Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.**


**Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.**


**Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.**


**Equal Employment Opportunity**


**All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.**


**Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.**


**Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.**


**Job: Business & Technology Integration**

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