Data Technician

at CAE USA Inc in Sherwood, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities



Provide technical assistance to the Data Analytics Working Group (DAWG) team. Input data using various data collection instruments, extracts and cleans data to prepare for analysis, and assist with analysis/visualization of the data to provide business and operational intelligence. Responsible for the collection, recording and retrieval of information for U.S. Defense & Security and Allied nation customer programs. Interprets source documents, verifies accuracy of information, prepares reports and manages data storage and retrieval systems.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Coordinate with Technical Lead and other DAWG members to prioritize business and program data analysis needs

Input and validate data using various data collection systems

Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems for accuracy

Filter and "clean" raw data to prepare for ingestion into analytical tools

Assist with data analysis in accordance with company policies, processes, procedures, and work instructions

Conduct peer reviews to verify data analysis is in accordance with established quality standards

Other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor's in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field and 2 years of experience or a combination of education and related experience

Strong keyboarding skills and general knowledge of word processing programs

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of applications

Ability to quickly learn, understand and breakdown complex, data inputs for processing, cleaning, and ingestion into relational databases and visual display systems

Ability to prioritize work requirements with minimal supervision


This could be adjusted to Associate's depending on the actual work. If so, we could also drop it a pay grade. Maybe consider bachelor's a Data tech II.


Communication Skills

Must demonstrate strong written communication (including technical writing), verbal communication (including presentations), and interpersonal skills.

Must demonstrate excellent decision making skills


Mathematical Skills


Must be able to interpret and analyze data and statistics and to apply concepts of basic calculations


Reasoning Ability


Must be able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions


Must demonstrate the ability to interpret complex customer requirements and attitudes from verbal, non-verbal, and written communication


Must demonstrate the ability to apply principles of logical, scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems


Preferred Skills

Prior experience with data visualization software desired

Prior database experience desired


Security Responsibilities

Must complywith all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.

Incumbent must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position will be classified as Hybrid in CAE's Continuum Work assignment structure (i.e. 40%-80% remote)

Occasional travel (approximately 10%) may be required to visit outside sources and adapt to their environment


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Ability to use online and remote collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams

Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time

Focused visual concentration or focused listening


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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CAE is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect. We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.

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Job Posting: 3084124

Posted On: Oct 09, 2021

Updated On: Nov 08, 2021