Analyst, University Analytics & Institutional Research

Posted on1/4/2018
Job typeFull-time
Reports toSupervisor TBD
Reports in officeUniversity Analytics & Institutional Research
Application due dateOpen until Filled
Job start dateASAP
CityTucson
State/ProvinceArizona
InstitutionUniversity of Arizona
Institution descriptionIn 2014, Institutional Research and Business Intelligence at the University of Arizona merged into a single operational unit, University Analytics and Institutional Research (UAIR), in order to better serve the data needs of this campus with its strong culture for data informed decision making. Today, UAIR is working to move beyond transactional, operational, and mandatory reporting to increasingly provide sophisticated analytics, modeling, interactive dashboards, and visualizations that empower campus decision makers, inform policy and practice, and tell the UA story.

The University Analytics and Institutional Research (UAIR) team, within The University of Arizona, is accepting applications for the position of UAIR Analyst. As a member of this group, you have the opportunity to impact Student Success and help advance a Research 1 University in our effort to improve our effectiveness in obtaining, monitoring, and executing sponsored research. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to work directly with both The University of Arizona campus in Tucson as well as the Phoenix Biomedical Campus.

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Job duties* Serve as a key member of the University Analytics and Institutional Research (UAIR) team.
* Visualize administrative data to enable effective decision making with on the fly data analysis capabilities.
* Support the University goal of establishing a comprehensive data support infrastructure by being a knowledge analyst in financial, student, and HR data.
* Provide management/strategic reporting for institutional initiatives such as RCM, Never Settle, ABOR Metrics, etc.
* Operational reporting on Financial, Student, and HR data.
* Data quality management of institutional data in the warehouse environment.
* Enable UAIR to be a strategic partner of the university community.
* Provide technical direction and guidance in requirements gathering, tenets of dimensional modeling, business intelligence best practices, ETL concepts, Oracle Business Intelligence (OBIEE) architecture and repository management, SQL, relational database theory, and query performance considerations.
* Assist Business Intelligence users including department staff, administrators, faculty and appointed personnel.
* Serve on committees and project teams as assigned.
Qualifications* Bachelors’ degree in related discipline or equivalent experience.
* Two or more years of relevant experience.
* Demonstrated experience working with complex data in a relational database environment.
* Strong interest and aptitude in data analysis.
* Success in building and maintaining customer relationships at multiple levels.
* Strong service orientation towards users.
* Ability to work successfully in a team environment.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsOutstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
Application procedurePlease submit resume and cover letter on UA Careers website.