Tableau Developer

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Leidos is looking for a Tableau developer to join our team in Washington, DC to support the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following requirements:
    • Understand business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its reporting goals
    • Research, plan, recommend and implement dashboards and data visualization in Tableau to meet the organization's business requirements
    • Support the Business Intelligence/Analytics data analyst with the understanding of business and data requirements, and iteratively designing visualizations for initial concepts and prototypes that can be presented to customers for feedback
    • Design and create data visualizations (reports and dashboards) in tableau to support customer requirements
    • Build and published customized interactive Tableau reports and dashboards along with data refresh scheduling using Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server
    • Create Tableau Scorecards, Dashboards using stack bars, bar graphs, scattered plots, geographical maps, line/pie graphs, and Gantt charts
    • Perform detailed data analysis (i.e. determine the structure, content, and quality of the data through examination of source systems and data samples)
    • Defines, executes and interpret complex/nested SQL queries
      Establish standards and best practices for dashboards and related technologies
    • Manage a repository of re-usable data visualization templates and views
    • Support Activities to document, evolve, and communicate artifacts developed using Tableau
    • Administer Tableau server in multiple environments, as needed
    • Building prototypes for demonstration and illustration purposes
    • Supporting peers and stakeholders as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) through troubleshooting and analysis of results
    • Acting as mentor and Tableau SME for other Tableau users across the enterprise
    • Looking for opportunities to improve current processes or find efficiencies by applying industry best practices
    • Maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction through the implementation, investigation, analysis, training and relationship building efforts
    • Clearly communicating and driving discussions on data and insights, context, and implications with business stakeholders
    • Documenting and communicating technical specifications to ensure that proper and optimized techniques, queries, and final deliverables are understood and incorporated into data and analytics processes.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Creates effective Business Intelligence (BI) solutions and analytical dashboards / analytical tools for business users in Tableau.
  • Draws upon a full range of Tableau features to design, develop, enhance and support Tableau visualizations including, but not limited to, highly interactive dashboards, scorecards and reports.
  • Serves as an Expert developer of Tableau visualizations. 
  • Effectively utilizes features and Best Practices of Tableau and visual analytics to maximize impact and utility of visualization products.
  • Aid in developing style guide for development of BI visualizations, design of components, naming of items, data source creation and naming.
  • Collaborates with BI team to ensure metrics, benchmarks and related content are accurately represented in published content.
  • Experience implementing Tableau in a large scale environment
  • Experience analyzing complex data sets and creating dashboards and visualization to find trends and patterns in data.
  • Experience with statistical analysis.
  • Requires strong SQL development skills – writing complex queries and stored procedures – SQL, PL/SQL, T-SQL
    Typical Minimums:  
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Systems Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 + years’ experience in Business Intelligence and Relational Database Management System ( RDMS) 
  • 3+ years’ experience as Tableau developer
  • Strong understanding of Software development lifecycle
  • Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills
  • Solid understanding of Agile Project Management methodologies

Desired Qualifications
Tableau and Oracle Certification is a plus

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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