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Data Quality Analyst - CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)
Ref No.: 17-19160
Location: Chantilly, Virginia
Start Date: 08/24/2017
Client: CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)
Location: Chantilly, VA
Role: Data Quality Analyst
Educational Requirements:
Required/Must have Skills/Experience:
  • 5 to 7 years of Relevant Experience as a Data Quality Analyst supporting large Data Warehouse or Business Intelligence projects.
  • 5 to 7 years of experience analyzing data analytics requirements, data modeling, data flow and data integration.
  • Prior experience working on large Data Warehouse & Big Data Analytics Projects
  • Prior Health IT experience in CMS, VA, HHS, other federal agencies / organizations
  • Functional knowledge of MACRA (Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act), T-MSIS (Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System) & ACA (Affordable Care Act)
  • Prior healthcare experience is mandatory
  • Experience and the ability to:
  • Evaluate and define clarity, conciseness, and technical correctness of proposed data element changes. 
  • Provide technical and administrative direction for personnel performing software development tasks, including the review of work products for correctness, adherence to the design concept and to user standards, review of program documentation to assure government standards/requirements are adhered to, and for progress in accordance with schedules. 
  • Designing automated data quality checks for all our data feeds, in prioritized order.
  • Provide input on how to integrate additional data sets from independent sources that can be used to leverage existing data
  • Act as liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.
  • Experience working on projects with Agile, Waterfall and hybrid methodologies.       
  • Ability to work with multiple teams simultaneously
Technology Skills & Knowledge:
  • Proficient in Excel, Python, Stata, R, TOAD and specifically experience in SQL and PL/SQL are mandatory
  • Prior experience working on projects involving Hadoop, Java, Scala, Python, Apache NiFi, Stata, Nginx, Django, PostgreSQL, Amazon Tools & Services (Elastic MapReduce (EMR), S3, RedshiftEC2, VPC, EBS, IAM, KMS, CloudTrail, SNS, SQS, CloudFormation, Remedy, DirectConnect, CloudWatch, Workspaces)