Research Analyst 3

Posted on9/5/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toAnalyst Programmer 3
Reports in officeInstitutional Research
Application due dateSeptember 18, 2017
Job start dateOctober 1, 2017
CityKlamath Falls
State/ProvinceOregon
Other Location97601
InstitutionOregon Tech
Institution descriptionOregon Tech is the premier public polytechnic university in the Northwest. Our University offers a dynamic and vibrant environment that encourages a culture of contribution and collaboration. We are always looking to expand our network of professionals who are committed to excellence and strive to provide the best environment for our students. Oregon Tech offers excellent benefits, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and their families, and generous leave time. Regardless of whether you are a current member of the Oregon Tech family, or just considering joining us as a student worker, staff member or faculty, we have employment opportunities for you.
Job dutiesSalary Range: $3,796 – $4,372 / monthly
Classification Code: C1117
Requisition #: 17-11028
Application Deadline: September 18, 2017

Oregon Tech is seeking applicants for a Research Analyst 3 position in Institution Research within the Office of the Provost. This is a 12-month, full-time position located in Oregon Tech’s Klamath Falls campus. Oregon Tech offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits including comprehensive healthcare, a generous retirement package, and significant tuition discounts at the seven public universities in Oregon. The starting salary will depend upon experience and qualifications.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Research Analyst 3 is responsible for collecting, analyzing and reporting institutional data in support of institutional information needs. The incumbent develops and maintains quality control procedures in conjunction with the Director of Institution Research and is responsible for data analysis and reporting such as student demographics, course enrollments, retention, degree attainment and other information requests from faculty, staff, administrators and external audiences. The Analyst is also responsible for generating OIT Fact Book, quarterly student profiles, monitoring data quality and integrity, producing/updating reports for the Oregon Tech Institutional Research website, completing surveys, validating SCARF data to ensure integrity with University internal reports and responding to appropriate ad hoc inquiries for internal and external audiences.
QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:

• Two years of research experience independently gathering, compiling, and analyzing data using statistical methods (inferential, multivariate analysis, etc.); using statistical software packages to manipulate the data; and preparing narrative or statistical reports and college-level course in statistics (at least six quarter hours);
OR
• An equivalent combination of training and experience.

* Transcripts must be submitted for all required and/or related courses. Please highlight the statistical courses.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Knowledge of institutional research, its practices and issues in higher education
• Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Access.
• Proficiency in Structured Query Language (SQL).
• Experience with relational databases including multi-table querying and reporting.
• Experience using Banner ERP.
Salary range$40,000 - $60,000
Salary benefitsOregon Tech offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits including comprehensive healthcare, a generous retirement package, and significant tuition discounts at the seven public universities in Oregon. The starting salary will depend upon experience and qualifications.
Application procedureApplication deadline is set for September 18, 2017. To apply, you MUST complete an Oregon Tech application at our website for job #17-11028 and include a cover letter and resume. Please email any additional application materials to oithr@oit.edu.

Application materials are also available at the Oregon Tech Office of Human Resources, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601. For more information, call (541) 885-1120.