The Oakleaf Group, LLC

  • Data Analyst

    Posted Date 1 week ago(7/11/2018 5:56 PM)
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  • Overview

    Data Analyst

    Washington, DC metro area


    For a large financial services client, we are seeking a Data Analyst, to work on a long term project to automate SAS applications relating to the calculation of earnings at risk.   


    • The Data Analyst will conduct data analysis and document data requirements for financial forecasting systems.  Candidate will identify and document data requirements, definitions, data dependencies and relevant business rules.
    • Develop data requirements through various methods including individual and group discussions, independent data analysis and by extracting from a suite of mathematical functions and code. 
    • Candidate will also develop data models, data dictionaries, event models, CRUD matrix, or other artifacts.
    • Engage with enterprise data governance to adhere to corporate data standards.  
    • Promote productive relationships between stakeholders and technology partners, providing clarity & ensuring processes are streamlined.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
    • 3+ years of experience as a Data Analyst
    • Experience working with CECL (Current Expected Credit Loss) Analysis
    • Advanced knowledge of SQL to perform data analysis and data profiling on Oracle and SAS (SAS datasets)
    • Experience in Data Scrubbing, Data quality, Data Mapping, profiling and Data validation in ETL
    • Knowledge of relational data modeling, Star Schema/Snowflake modeling, physical & Logical data modeling
    • Knowledge and experience in AWS, Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service), Redshift a plus
    • Will be part of a team to migrate MFCW from the legacy RDW DB to the MF future state data warehouse
    • Agile scrum/Kanban experience
    • Ability to document highly complex data processing
    • Ability to extract data requirements through various methods including individual and group discussions, independent data analysis and by extracting from a suite of mathematical functions and code.
    • Strong communication skills, able to persist effectively cross-functionally.
    • Prefer prior data experience in financial services.


    Company Overview

    The Oakleaf Group is a mid-size consulting firm with offices in Chevy Chase, MD, Bethesda, MD and New York, NY. Our people are our greatest assets and our company culture is grounded on that belief. Our goal is to thrill our clients and challenge and reward our employees.  As a member of the Oakleaf team, you will have an exciting opportunity to work with emerging technology, modernize financial applications, and grow in a friendly workplace where you can work independently and collaboratively. In this position the ideal candidate will work to solve complex “hot topic” issues currently faced by the financial services industry. We bring depth of experience to a wide range of highly satisfied clients, delivering trusted advice along with quantitative, technology, regulatory, and operations strategies. Do you possess the talent and dedication to be part of our growing team?


    As a condition of employment with The Oakleaf Group, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a pre-employment drug screen and/or a credit check for positions in some areas of our business. The Oakleaf Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, gender, native origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Oakleaf Group participates in the E-Verify program.


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