Research Analyst

Posted on6/13/2018
Job typeFull-time
Reports toSpecial Assistant to the President
Reports in officeInstitutional Research & Analytics
Application due dateopen until filled
Job start daten/a
CityYoungstown
State/ProvinceOhio
InstitutionYoungstown State University
Institution descriptionSupports and participates in an emerging institutional effectiveness framework using data to inform decision-making; works as a member of a team dedicated to providing data and access to information for institutional awareness and feedback to improve processes, procedures and outcomes of diverse types; collaborates and consults with others to assure timely reporting and assessments for accreditation, state, federal reporting as well as institutional improvement.

Responsible for assigned areas for state or federal data reporting as well as working within an emerging data governance framework to participate in data validation/cleansing to assure data integrity that links to overseeing procedures and protocols documentation supporting the development of standardized and ad hoc reporting.

YSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, and students.
Job duties• Supports and participates in Higher Education Information System (HEI) student enrollment and faculty/staff reporting.
• Supports continuous quality improvement efforts for reporting and analysis as well as for analytics and data integrity efforts.
• Collaborates with office associates and others across campus to assemble and utilize data to inform decisions.
• Develops, implements, maintains and executes routine standardized and ad hoc reports and common data sets.
• Documents procedures and protocols.
QualificationsMinimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in a computer field; minimum of three (3) year’s full-time equivalent experience with database creation, data analysis, computer programming, and SQL programming; minimum of three (3) year’s higher education experience with enterprise data systems – Banner preferred; minimum of three (3) years’ experience in Microsoft Access and Microsoft Excel; ability to work within an organizational structure requiring strong collaboration within an office and with others

Desired Qualifications
Graduate degree; experience in Institutional Research; experience working in data analytics and/or educational institutional data analysis and reporting; knowledge of Banner and other enterprise systems; experience with standard reporting tools such as WebFocus, Tableau, Cognos, etc.
Salary range$40,000 - $60,000
Salary benefits$47,096 - $63,602
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.