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Programmer Analyst

Application Procedure:

To apply, visit:,
complete the MSU Application for Employment and upload a cover letter and
resume with contact information for three references. Contact the Office of
Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online
application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities,
women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Duties

Job Summary: The Programmer Analyst for Institutional Research and
Analysis constructs complex queries that are used to create predictive models,
reports, and visualizations. This position integrates data from relational databases
by leveraging software, such as Tableau, Microsoft Access, and Business Objects.
This incumbent leads projects designed to expand data availability for campus
leaders by building self-service reports and dashboards. Additionally, this position
contributes to the completion of university publications and reporting requirements.

Job Qualifications

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, statistics, information
technology, mathematics, or related field with minimum of 4 years of experience.
Demonstrated technical expertise in Tableau, Microsoft Business Suite, SPSS,
and/or Business Objects. Proven ability to construct relational databases and
advanced programming abilities using SQL. Excellent skills in organization and
Desired Qualifications: Experience with Ellucian Colleague is desired. Prior
experience working in higher education data, particularly IT or Institutional
Research is preferred. Also preferred is experience leading technology projects
and working with quantitative data analysis and constructing predictive models.

Institution Description

Morehead State University, located in Morehead, Kentucky in the foothills of the
Appalachian Mountains, is recognized as one of the top public universities in the
South by U.S.News & World Report. MSU continues to strive toward becoming an
even greater institution while making a lasting impact on the students of Eastern
Kentucky and beyond. We are always looking for quality employees to help the
University be the best public regional university in the South.


As an MSU employee, you are provided a benefits package that is designed to meet the needs of your family including health, dental and life insurances, retirement plans and more.
Application Due Date: 2019-05-17
Job Start Date: 2019-06-01
Salary: $55391 - $72525
City: Lexington
State/Province/Region: KY
Institution: Morehead State University
Reports To: Director of Institutional Research & Analysis
Staff # Reporting to Position: 5
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