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Data AnalystCanberra, Australia


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Company Description


The first thing you learn at Leidos Australia is to leave current thinking at the door. Our aim is to make the world a safer, healthier and more efficient place, but we won’t get far using existing ideas. We need incisive minds like yours to weave together information technology, engineering and science skills into practical solutions for the most complex and high risk challenges.

Job Description

Your New Role

We have an opportunity for a Data Analyst to join the team.

In this role, you will be managing the practices and processes to ensure the collection, quality, integrity and availability of all forms of data and data structures within a key software system. 

A "Day in the Life" will see you: 

  • Acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining data structures
  • Interpreting data and analysing results using standardised techniques
  • Developing and implementing data analyses, data collection systems and other strategies that optimise quality
  • Identifying new data sources, collecting data, sourcing missing data
  • Generating information and insights from data sets and identifying trends and patterns including removing and cleaning data holdings
  • Preparing SOPS and reports for executive and project teams
  • Creating visualisations in data analytics software platforms.


About You and What You'll Bring

We are seeking a Data Analyst who loves everything data! This includes managing data in all its forms, analysing information structures and someone who is passionate about developing innovative ways of displaying and articulating information.

Alongside your degree and work experience, other skills and requirements include:

  • Good knowledge of and ability to apply standards, technical principles, theories and concepts in the field of Data Analytics,
  • Understanding of ISR processes and complexities involved in working with Defence data would be advantageous (optional),
  • Hands-on experience with modern Data Analytics/ Data Science tools for data analysis, visualisation and reporting, such as Power BI and Alteryx,
  • Working experience with database systems, including SQL,
  • Programming in Python is highly desirable.

Due to the nature of work we do for our customers, all applicants are required to be Australian Citizens and to hold a current NV-1 or NV-2 security clearance with AGSVA.

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What You'll Love

A new program, a growing organisation with a focus on you, our employee, exciting technology, what's not to love? At Leidos you’ll enjoy 12 weeks’ paid parental leave as a primary carer, flexible work practices, discounted health insurance, novated leasing and more. Foster your career through complete access to learning and development and mentoring opportunities, we have a strong track record of internal promotion and career transitions.

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Job details
Date posted
20 May 2022
Information Technology
$100k ~ $100k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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