Data Management Specialist II- Homestead, FL, US ID#16423
Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting (CNMC) is a versatile small business that provides advisory & assistance services in research, experimental development, technology implementation, and program management. CNMC has expertise in a wide-range of technical disciplines including engineering, environmental, information and asset management, along with a variety of physical and life sciences. The company is an integral part of the Technology Division’s portfolio of companies. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNMC is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.
The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan was authorized in 2000 by Congress to "restore, preserve, and protect the south Florida ecosystem while providing for other water-related needs of the region, including water supply and flood protection." As the plan enters the 20th year, a significant amount of data review and synthesis of all the different restoration projects will be taken to better understand the current benefit to ENP. This scientific assessment will assist the National Academy of Sciences and other scientific entities during the mid-course review of CERP progress with respect to Federal lands. Additionally, the information gained from this synthesis will then be used for further analysis to help resource managers “protect park resources unimpaired for future generations”.
The data collected and the hydrologic analysis conducted by the office are used to better understand the hydrology of southern Florida and are used as a resource for water managers in decision making.
Performs technical analysis in conjunction with partners at the South Florida Water Management District and the USGS to determine the effectiveness of current and proposed water management practices.
The position will work in close daily coordination with the Everglades National Park (ENP), the South Florida Natural Resources Center (SFNRC)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Includes the following:
- Supports database management to include managing large data files; and produce computerized reports.
- Manage/merge data from multiple sources, examine data for trends, and generate reports in various formats
- Provide data management, reporting and analysis support to study investigators using SPSS, R, SAS, and other statistical packages and tools (such as Excel, Tableau, and Python)
- Assist in obtaining, managing, and analyzing the monthly data
- Review project reports and findings. Review applications, data sets and models for anomalies to ensure accuracy.
- Interpret and display data in a clear and concise manner.
- Merge disparate data sets to create one large operational data set for analysis of trends using data architecture
- Clean data sets and analyze for trends
- Assist with linking data sets.
This position will not have supervisory authority.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university, college or institution in the physical or biological sciences, mathematics, environmental health, or environmental policy, and at least one (3+) years of experience in an engineering or science related field.
Master’s Degree Desired
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
- Excellent communication skills, both oral & written in English
- Proficiency in Microsoft Products, Adobe Products
- Demonstrate the ability to carry out support tasks related to environmental management.
- Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills.
- Strong attention to detail and problem-solving abilities
The duties of this position are primarily performed in a climate controlled office environment. No travel outside the local area is anticipated.
With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.
Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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