Ref No.: 17-00613
Location: McLean, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Scope of Work
ONLY ACCEPTING DIRECT W2 APPLICANTS NON CORP-TO-CORP AT THIS TIME

* Under normal supervision, perform adhoc or manual production data loads and automate CAR data sources
* Deploy Documented execution steps as per development team tasks, execution, ensuring that all appropriate data jobs are completed.
* Validate Data loads and provide details to Data engineers as per deployment steps
*Perform CAR deployment plan and complete follow-ups to ensure that they are completed timely and aligned with the corporate operating standard
* Follow and perform production deployment and execution activities with necessary controls
*Prepare validation reports that identify and communicate issues and recommendations where necessary
*Assist with the development and maintenance of detailed procedures that document validation plans and scripts
*Partnering with appropriate groups within CAR and SF Risk users to ensure timely and appropriate corrective actions are implemented
*Providing senior management with timely status updates and communication of issues
*Assist with management reporting related to data load activities

Other Skills
*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Finance, related discipline or equivalent work experience
*5+ years of data analysis experience, with a combination of business and technical skills
Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
*Experience documenting data load processes
*Ability to analyze and assess the adequacy of data load scenarios and identify opportunities for SQL or UNIX Shell script improvements
*3+ years of SQL programming experience
Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Well versed script development with UNIX operating system mainly with LINUX
Shell scripting experience
Executing and monitoring jobs in UNIX environment
Python experience
Running SQL queries from command line
Autosys experience
Oozie experience is a plus
Perl experience is a plus

Education Level
Bachelor Degree

Years Experience
2