Research Analyst

Posted on11/29/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toAssistant Director of Institutional Research
Reports in officePresident
Application due dateDecember 16th 2017
Job start dateTBD
CityReno, NV
InstitutionTruckee Meadows Community College
Institution descriptionTruckee Meadows Community College is a comprehensive community college located in Reno, Nevada and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. With five college sites and 20 plus community locations, each semester TMCC serves more than 11,000 students in state supported programs and many other students in non-credit programs. TMCC is a progressive institution that celebrates inclusion and diversity while supporting our core themes of academic excellence, student success, and access to lifelong learning. A new Health Science Center was recently opened and the Applied Technology Center has been completely renovated. TMCC is located in a beautiful environment rich with outdoor activities within the Great Basin of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. It is only a 40 minute drive to Lake Tahoe and within easy driving distance of four national parks (Great Basin, Yosemite, Lassen, and Death Valley). For more information, please go to
Job dutiesTruckee Meadows Community College (TMCC), located in Reno, Nevada is seeking applicants for a Research Analyst.

The Research Analyst is responsible for assisting with a variety of institutional research activities such as writing queries and mining data, analyzing institutional data for internal planning, conducting external accountability reporting and surveys, providing statistical and technical support. This is a critical position in a dynamic, action-based research office that supports a wide range of data needs of a large, urban college and offers unique opportunities for professional development. Responsible for meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment and able to multi- task and prioritize. Analyze situations accurately to make responsible decisions without direct supervision. Ability to master new software rapidly and independently.
QualificationsMinimum Qualifications
1. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
**Bachelor’s degree may be substituted with an Associate’s degree from an accredited institution and 4 years of experience, 2 of which must be in a related position.
2. Two years of experience working with relational database, data warehouse, and/or data marts.
3. Demonstrated experience in conducting institutional research, social science research or data analysis utilizing query writing or statistical software applications (SPSS, SAS, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications
1. Experience designing and deploying interactive web-based dashboards using development tools such as OBIEE, Tableau, or other similar tools/software.
2. Experience with PeopleSoft.
3. Demonstrated knowledge of survey research, statistical analyses, and studies utilizing quantitative data.
4. Demonstrated ability to prepare complex written and oral reports based upon quantitative, as well as qualitative data.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsFor detailed information on Benefits for this position please visit our Benefits website.
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.