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Research Assistant (Statistical)/Survey Analyst

Z FEDERAL Washington, DC

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Research Assistant (Statistical)/Survey Analyst

Years of Experience:0-4 years of experience applying statistical methods to survey or information processing systems including frame maintenance; data research, editing, analysis and interpretation; and in researching energy industry information.

Candidates must be U.S. Citizens and able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust Clearance.

Z FEDERALis seeking afull-timeResearch Assistant (Statistical)/Survey Analyst to support our Federal client in Washington, DC. The position entails work on a variety of activities related to the development of annual state-level estimates of energy production, consumption, prices, and expenditures by energy source and consuming sector. The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic and eye for detail; also must be a self-starter, able to work independently on research items as well as in a team to correct problems and ensure data quality. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience as well as outstanding written, verbal and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Collect, analyze, and prepare data across various energy sources for delivery to the client
  • Perform analysis of source data against historical data to identify anomalies
  • Research individual state and energy consuming sector issues to prepare recommendations for estimation methodologies or methodology changes
  • Conduct basic research to understand trends in price, consumption, and production across all states and sectors
  • Review and resolve all data issues prior to client review
  • Assist with maintenance and updates to internal databases and corresponding web pages
  • Perform a variety of technical tasks to produce energy tables for publication; troubleshoot technical issues independently under short deadlines
  • Perform in-depth checks and reviews of data and data tables for publication to ensure accuracy and quality.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 0-4 years of experience with applying statistical methods or information processing systems includingframe maintenance; data research, editing, analysis and interpretation; and in researching energy industry information.
  • 2+ years of experience with technical software and demonstrated ability to learn new programs independently. Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Access, Adobe InDesign, .NET, VBScript and SQL.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to solve quantitative, qualitative, and technical problems both independently and in a team environment.

Z FEDERALis a professional services firm located in Greenbelt, MD. Founded in 1983 to provide IT and management consulting services to the Federal Government, we have established a proven track record of reliable performance in the Federal marketplace.Z FEDERALhas a history of long-term commitment to our Federal customers and our employees.

Z FEDERALoffers:

  • Ownership via ESOP
  • Self-directed 401K
  • Up to four weeks of paid time off (PTO)
  • 10 paid federal holidays
  • Other forms of leave such as military leave
  • Full Health Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Performance-based bonuses
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive and referral bonuses
  • Commuter benefits
  • Professional Development and Training
  • Years of Service Reward and Recognition Program
  • Professional Development

Z FEDERAL's commitment to employee growth and development is proven and valued by our staff. We want our employees to excel, grow professionally and take on increasingly responsible roles. Through tuition, certification and continuing education reimbursement, our online knowledge base to expand yours, our employees have a breadth of tools to enhance their skills and grow their careers.

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