ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Data Analyst to provide unparalleled support to our customer through the Continuous Diagnostic & Mitigation (CDM) Program. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market. The CDM Program is a high-profile, high-visibility, cybersecurity modernization and risk management program where you can contribute innovative solutions and consult with government agencies to enhance their Information Assurance (IA) programs and continuous monitoring capabilities.

 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Lead data analytical evaluation of a large set of data across multiple COTS products
  • Create visualizations and dashboards in Elasticsearch’s Kibana web site based on requirements or customer needs
  • Use query languages (KQL/JSON) to find data
  • Lead the technical engagements to assess client business and technical objectives, determine deliverables, evaluate risk and execute projects effectively
  • Awareness of data reported in cyber security tools
  • Understands and improves how data is modeled against the program Logical Data Model
  • Ensures that enterprise architects are addressing all data requirements in their respective projects and solutions by reviewing data results
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Conduct Design Workshops with multiple stakeholders
  • Respond to data call looking for a certain scenario requested by the customer
  • Provide reporting and feedback to senior management as required
  • Follow the data across various systems to suggest breakdowns in data flows
  • Analyze and Review business requirement shared by the Client
  • Create data mapping; identify any gaps in data mapping and Business Requirements Document; review with business team and close the gaps
  • Support production deployments by working with the operation team to validate the data
  • Participate in daily agile sprint meetings, set up review meetings, prepare status updates on periodic basis
  • When applicable, prepare clear and concise application documentation for business users
  • Train and support users on the applications and visualizations
  • Meet professional obligations through efficient work habits such as, meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating resources and meetings in an effective and timely manner
  • Experience in both Descriptive Analytic and Diagnostic Analytics
  • Support other duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • 5+ years of enterprise data analytical experience and using technologies such as Tableau, Microsoft Power BI and the like, SQL, and query syntax
  • Experience with JSON and Unix commands is a plus
  • 3+ years of experience working in and/or dynamic cross-competency teams using a structured project development methodology
  • Experience supporting technical solutions in complex and heterogenous environments
  • Experience with remediating data issues, documenting Source to Target Mapping of the Data Sources
  • Experience with conceptual Data Models Creation and Input
  • Experience with Data Quality Research, Testing, Reporting
  • Ability to analyze, summarize, and characterize large or small data sets with varying degrees of fidelity or quality; ability to identify and explain any insights or patterns within them
  • Strong expertise in designing, developing, and implementing reports, visualizations and dashboards
  • Knowledge of database design techniques and advanced SQL and NoSSQL skills
  • Proven skills in Business Intelligence analysis
  • Strong detail-orientation and excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Desire to enhance development skills and research alternatives to accomplish tasks and drive innovation
  • Positive interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to listen, ask probing questions, and ensure accurate understanding of internal client needs
  • Ability to function independently and within an agile team • Solid experience in exploratory data analysis and visualization
  • Experience collaborating with US Government Agencies, state or local governments, or commercial entities to develop IT service program maturity in accordance with Federal IT mandates and best practices. Experience with DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) a plus
  • Strong experience in ensuring customer satisfaction, problem resolution, and risk management on several medium to large projects
  • Experience in conducting assessments at an Enterprise by reviewing technical documentations, conducting interviews and workshops to identify gaps and developing a tailored solution is highly desired
  • Applicants should be able to develop application domain knowledge and provide subject matter expertise as needed over time

Desired Skills

  • Developed data models and the ability to present to senior leadership and the client
  • Created Visualization using Kibana, MS Power BI, or Tableau
  • Experience in large data sets and evaluating trends and correlations
  • Perform root cause analysis on data anomalies
  • Knowledge of data engineering and data science with machine learning is a plus
  • Experience with JIRA

Education Requirement

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5+ years of data analysis experience is required

Location

  • Reston, VA

Security Clearance

  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a DHS Suitability/Entry on Duty

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