Business Data Analyst

Fort Belvoir, Virginia
07 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs ISG provides information technology solutions and services to a broad range of both Government and private industry, including Department of Defense, Federal Civilian agencies, healthcare, and education. Our analysts, engineers, and technicians are highly trained, qualified subject matter experts, understanding each segments specialized business processes, requirements, and functions. Combined with an extensive IT background, Information Solutions Group's enhanced IT services enable our clients to analyze existing business processes, identify process improvements, evaluate associated risks, and develop operational solutions.

The Business Data Analyst will be responsible for performing various functional/analytical tasks as part of a team supporting a fast paced, client-facing government Program Management Office (PMO). The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Timely execution of client deliverables
  • Planning, organizing, analyzing, and communicating program information and other related tasks
  • Coordination of process documentation updates involving multiple stakeholders
  • Update and refine documentation change processes as needed
  • Coordinate documentation updates involving multiple stakeholders
  • Maintain document quality control standards and conduct quality reviews as needed
  • Update and track team tool access needs and status

The selected candidate should demonstrate:

  • Experience supporting a DOD or other Federal government client is required
  • Experience in one or more of the following is preferred and a strong plus: Configuration Management, Systems Engineering, Process development, Program Management Support
  • Strong written and oral communication and analytical skills
  • The ability to work independently, as well as be a key contributor to the program office staff
  • An understanding of business related functions within a federal government environment, especially the DoD 5000 series
  • The ability to effectively coordinate and communicate with senior leadership, assimilate information from various sources and forum, make viable recommendations on content, and present a timely, high-quality professional product that may take the form of a document, spreadsheet, PowerPoint presentation or other media as defined by the client
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills are required, especially MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Experience with SharePoint a plus
  • Ability and willingness to learn, and demonstrating a high degree of initiative required; ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment
  • Ability/experience extracting and analyzing data via software tools and data repositories and coordinating meetings a strong plus

The role is highly visible with direct interaction with program managers, office staff and other senior government officials at the PMO level.
This position requires a Bachelor's degree with 2 years of related experience. The selected candidate must possess IT-III security clearance or have a current National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC).

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements:

Working at a computer or desk (considerations: sitting, eye, hands) 80%. May involve long periods of sitting or standing depending on current tasking

Work Environment:

All tasks will be completed via telework (100%). Occasional travel to client site may be required.

For office work: An inside environment/cubicle (considerations: closed quarters, close together, lighting). Needs to be able to work well with co-workers and clients. Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills. Independent personal transportation to office is required. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions.

Equipment and Machines:

Personal computer (70%), laser printer (5%), copy machines (5%), scanner (5%), telephone (5%), fax machine (2%), and other office equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools.


Regular hours will be between Monday and Friday. Core business hours are 9am to 3pm - Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.

Other Essential Functions:

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for position and must not pose a safety hazard to employee or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that fosters good relations with customers, clients, co-workers, and management. This position requires an IT-III security clearance or have a current National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC).