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Data Modeling Analyst

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Job Duties

Collaborate with university stakeholders to design and provide decision support for new initiatives in support of New York University’s mission. Utilize available data sources to design and develop statistical models to analyze past data and to predict future behavior. Provide quantitative analysis of various alternatives to ensure new initiatives meet operational goals. Utilize technical skills to extract and analyze data, and communication skills to present quantitative analysis to stakeholders.

Job Qualifications

Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education:
Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Education, Business, or a related field.

Required Experience:
1+ years of experience with data collection, retrieval, analysis, and reporting in an applied context.

Preferred Experience:
2+ years with data warehousing/reporting in an institutional research environment.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Detail oriented and able to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously. Proficiency with data analysis software a must (R, SPSS, Python, JMP or equivalent). Proficiency writing SQL to query databases and manipulate data; excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills; experience using business intelligence tools (Tableau/Tableau Prep or equivalent).

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Scripting/programming experience in R, SPSS, Python, JMP or equivalent strongly preferred. Consulting experience a plus. Familiarity with reporting requirements around Student Enrollment Records and Student Financial Aid. Proven ability to manage multiple priorities under hard deadlines while maintaining a high level of professionalism and exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.

Institution Description

Since its founding in 1831, NYU has been an innovator in higher education, reaching out to an emerging middle class, embracing an urban identity and professional focus, and promoting a global vision that informs its 19 schools and colleges.

Today, that trailblazing spirit makes NYU one of the most prominent and respected research universities in the world, featuring top-ranked academic programs and accepting fewer than one-in-five undergraduates. Anchored in New York City and with degree-granting campuses in Abu Dhabi and Shanghai as well as 11 study away sites throughout the world, NYU is a leader in global education, with more international students and more students studying abroad than any other US university.

NYU students come from nearly every state and 133 countries, and the university draws upon the diverse backgrounds of our faculty, staff, and students, ensuring its scholarship and teaching benefit from a wide range of perspectives. NYU takes seriously its role as an engine of social mobility, and stands out among the top US universities in its representation of low-income and first-generation students within its community.

Now among the largest private universities in the US, NYU provides a rigorous, demanding education to more than 50,000 students and undertakes nearly $1 billion in research annually. It counts among its faculty recipients of the highest scholarly honors and is a top producer of patents and revenue from licensing among US universities. NYU has a vast network of alumni who have gone on to succeed across professions, from the sciences to the arts and government, throughout the world.


NYU-NY full-time employees may choose from several plans of health coverage. They may also enroll in the NYU Dental Plan and have access to the NYU Retirement Plan, disability and life insurance, NYU LiveSmart wellness programs and activities, and the Employee Assistance Program. They may also be eligible for tuition benefits.

Note: The Division of Enrollment Management at NYU is currently under a 60% remote/40% in-person work pattern pilot program.
Application Due Date: 2021-10-01
Job Start Date: 2021-11-01
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
City: New York City
State/Province/Region: NY
Institution: New York University
Reports To: Executive Director, Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 6
Reports In Office: Institutional Research

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