Data & Application Analyst

Lawrence Technological University

Posted on: 2019-06-28 14:07:25

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JOB DUTIES:  The Data & Applications Analyst works for the Office of Institutional Research to provide the technical and automated assistance necessary to support the delivery of departmental objectives and to obtain data from the University database (Ellucian Banner) and other software systems related to Institutional Research. Serves as an effective liaison between the functional users and University IT personnel.  Writes queries for reporting and for analyzing system performance (using SQL, Excel, and other reporting tools).  Provides various institutional statistical data for campus administrators.  Completes Federal and State governmental required reports and surveys.  Supports special projects as assigned by the Director of IR.  Reviews, tests, and provides recommendations to assist IT staff with implementation of system upgrades and maintains system validation, rules, and system security table.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor's degree from a four-year institution of higher learning, or equivalent work experience; one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Educational background preferably in the areas of computer science, information systems, mathematics, statistics, or research.  Understanding of Oracle Database (with preference going to applicants having SCT Banner experience).  Familiarity with the higher educational environment is highly desired; those with experience in Institutional Research are preferred.