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Data Visualization Specialist

Richmond, VIRGINIA | Contract
Post Date: 09/08/20
Job ID: 20-00874
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Data Visualization Specialist
Location: Richmond, VA 23219
Duration: 6 Months
Type: Contract

While this position will be remote until the return to office work due to COVID.

**Local candidate preferred **Web based IVs will be conducted and candidate will work remotely until offices are cleared to re-open. At that time candidate will be required to work on site. *One year assignment expected BEFORE YOU SUBMIT: CLIENT requests that any candidate you are considering be a W2 employee direct
with your company. They can be on a VISA but cannot come thru a sub vendor. The Data Visualization Specialist is responsible for turning abstract information from data analyses into appealing and understandable visualizations that improve business insights from the results of the analyses. They are creative thinkers who understand user interface design and apply visualizations skills such as user experience design, data visualization and graphical design. Individuals in this role understand how information is turned into knowledge and how this knowledge supports and enables key processes. Responsible for providing individuals with fact-based decision-
making results, enabling them to quickly make changes, as appropriate, that may affect diverse areas. The ideal candidate is a team player with a positive attitude, collaborative mindset and excellent interpersonal and motivational skills, who can work well with technical and non-technical staff across numerous areas. The
candidate should also be able to manage competing priorities through effective communication and time management skills. **Manager is specifically interested in those candidates with health care data experience and data analytics within the healthcare industry. If your candidate has this exp, please make sure its highlighted
on the resume. **This person should have experience with Visualization within a mature analytical environment.
  • Several years of experience in data analytics field is essential.
  • Experience in delivering outcomes across multiple projects and technologies
  • Experience with technologies related to visualization, analytics and business intelligence applications
  • Excellent knowledge of and experience with data visualization applications (e.g. Tableau, Power BI, QlikView)
  • Experience in designing and delivering dashboards, scorecards and data stories
  • Strong analytical skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret business needs and
  • translate them into analytics application requirements
  • Strong knowledge of technical aspects of visualization, analytics and BI applications including data
  • modeling, data preparation/profiling, data integration
  • SAS and SQL experience preferred.
  • Ability to present and explain data, concepts and frameworks effectively and confidently to users, team members, and management along a wide spectrum
  • Excellent presentation, written and oral communication skills
  • Experience of delivering analytics projects with Agile framework
  • Experience with extracting data from a data warehouse preferred
  • Experience with Healthcare data is essential
  • Knowledge of Medicaid data and/or policy a plus