Data Analyst - San Diego, CA
San Diego, CA 
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
Job Details
Job Location
California - San Diego, CA
Position Type
Full Time
Job Category
Government - Federal

Are you searching for an opportunity to take your career to the next level? Ignite Digital Services is a fast-growing small business delivering innovative business solutions to the national security sector. We bring data science and analytics together to optimize program integration and empower operational decisions for national security clients.

We’ve redefined what it means to be a leader in our industry by creating and maintaining effective and rewarding working relationships with our clients and internal team members. Our company culture focuses on a team-based approach, which offers continuous opportunities for personal growth and innovation, while providing unmatched value to our clients.

Ignite Digital Services, LLC (Ignite) has an exciting opportunity for a Data Analyst supporting the internal business operations team. This role will be responsible for analyzing processes, then designing, coding, and documenting reports, queries and dashboards to support the goals of the process owners. Flexibility in working with various departments is essential. If you are interested in working in a challenging and dynamic environment, this position will be perfect for you!

Perks of Working at Ignite Digital Services:

  • Competitive pay and benefits, including PTO
  • Education stipends and referral bonuses
  • Compelling work with the U.S. federal government
  • Strong emphasis on volunteer and community engagement
  • Opportunity to shape the future of our industry
  • Supportive colleagues and management who invest in your growth


  • Develop databases, data collection systems, data analytics processes and other strategies that optimize efficiency and data quality of departments.
  • Develop and maintain dashboards using Power BI and/or Tableau.
  • Analyze confidential information according to guidelines.
  • Manage and design the Ignite = reporting environment, including data sources and security infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot reports and data warehouse environments to address reporting discrepancies.
  • Train end users on how to use new reports and dashboards.
  • Providing technical expertise on data storage structures, data mining, and data cleansing.
  • Gather and document business user requirements and design effective reporting solutions.
  • Research and recommend innovative approaches and best practices and standards within dashboard development and BI reporting.
  • Perform ad-hoc queries in a variety of systems and tools.
  • Respond to quick-turn-around requests for data and information.
  • Work to resolve issues independently or escalate as appropriate.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related degree.
  • 1-3 years of work experience as a data analyst or related field.
  • Experience designing and building reports, including visuals, with one of the following BI tools: Power BI, Tableau.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel (e.g., functions, pivots, macros); experience with Power Query or Power Pivot.
  • Demonstrated experience in handling large data sets and relational databases.
  • Must possess excellent problem-solving skills, and the self-motivation to improve skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • SQL or related programming certification preferred.
  • Experience with Azure SQL.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

Salary: $60k+ to align with education and experience

Ignite Digital Services is a Small Business committed to providing exceptional service to government agencies at competitive prices. The capabilities and experience of our staff and our extensive industry relationships distinguish Ignite Digital Services among government contractors.

Ignite Digital Services is an EEO/AA/Disability/VETS Employer. Hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national origin, citizenship/immigration status, veteran status, or any other protected status.

For individuals who would like to request an accommodation, please visit (CA) or (SC) or contact Human Resources. Ignite Digital Services will not make any posting or employment decision that does not comply with applicable laws relating to labor and employment, equal employment opportunity, employment eligibility requirements or related matters. Nor will Ignite Digital Services require, in a posting or otherwise, U.S. citizenship or lawful permanent residency in the U.S. as a condition of employment except as necessary to comply with law, regulation, executive order, or federal, state, or local government contract.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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