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Business Intelligence Developer

Application Procedure:

Complete on-line application - 
Please include the following 
required documents:

  • Cover letter delineating the manner in which your work experience applies to the posting.
  • Resume
  • Salary History
  • Transcript
  • Three work references. The hiring department expects you to name current or past supervisors.

Job Duties

Integrates business intelligence technology with traditional institutional research to expand the design, delivery, and maintenance of information. Develop data visualizations, analyses, and reports that support decision making and planning.

  1. Design, implement, and support business intelligence dashboards and data visualizations.
  2. Identify data quality issues and work to resolve issues and processes as needed.
  3. Collaborate to administer polices, standards and procedures for data analysis and modeling, and data element standardization and use to ensure accurate, useful and readily accessible data.
  4. Develop and implement data models and validation procedures that will best meet the decision support needs of the campus.
  5. Determine testing needed to assure the functionality and integrity of reporting solutions, create test plans, and evaluate testing results taking corrective action as necessary.
  6. Maintain reports and manage related intranet sites.
  7. Write queries, develop reports and conduct analyses for Institutional Research.
  8. Assist in support and training with end users; provide user assistance and direction for self-service reporting options.
  9. Performs other job related duties as required.

Job Qualifications

Masters and 3 years experience

Requires application of advanced principles, techniques and theory in a professional discipline or a thorough general business management knowledge. Knowledge of this level is typically obtained through a directly job-related Master's degree or equivalent formal training in a recognized field of specialization that is directly related to the type of work being performed. Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.

Experience will be considered in lieu of education.

The ideal candidate for this position would possess the following:

  • Experience in data extraction and programming tools found in SQL, PHP, Python, Javascript, or R.
  • Experience using statistical tools such as SAS, SPSS, STATA.
  • Experience using data visualization tools such as Tableau or Power BI.
  • Ability to take initiative, problem solve, exercise excellent judgment, demonstrate critical thinking skills and adapt to shifting priorities in diverse setting.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Highest level of professionalism and respect for confidentiality.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of internal and external constituents.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

Institution Description

Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the largest public research university in Houston and the third largest university in Texas, offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs. Located in Houston’s historic Third Ward, UH has a footprint that encompasses its flagship campus in Houston and significant instructional sites in Katy and Sugar Land. UH is recognized as an R1 institution by the Carnegie Foundation for its high level of research activity, and is home to a Phi Beta Kappa chapter.

Emblematic of its commitment to fostering a university environment dedicated to the success of students from diverse backgrounds, UH is proudly designated as a Hispanic-serving Institution (HSI) and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving (AANAPISI) institution. In Fall 2021, UH enrolled more than 47,000 students in more than 276 undergraduate and graduate programs with approximately 8,400 students living in nine residential communities. With more than 445 registered student organizations and 17 NCAA Division 1 intercollegiate sports teams, campus life at UH is vibrant and engaging. UH’s student body ranks second in the nation among research universities for its for its diversity, with no ethnic majority on campus, while also being a global university with students from more than 130 nations.


Medical, dental, visual, and life insurance.
Monthly sick leave and vacation time is accrued and can be used after six months in the position.
Possibly up to 13 holiday days.
Application Due Date: 2023-02-10
Job Start Date: 2023-02-27
Salary: $5135 - $6674
City: Houston
State/Province/Region: TX
Institution: University of Houston
Reports To: Executive Director of Institutional Research and Information Management
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: Institutional Research

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