The Data Analyst (DA) analyzes requests for data They are then responsible for the design and development of reports and queries using a variety of institutional files and tables including student admissions, student records, financial aid and course enrollments. The DA also oversees a Graduate Tracking Database from which reports regarding student success are generated. The DA performs data retrieval and analysis for the UGS and the Provost’s Office, performing complex data extraction and manipulation of institutional files/tables.
Collaborates with personnel university wide to accomplish various projects, taking into account the difference in business practices. The DA provides training and data support to graduate departments for the graduate application system and other reports. This position works across campuses and collaborates with other data collection staff, and is now located centrally in a new group that was formed for all campus data staff. This position supervises one undergraduate student.
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree in an analytical field and two years of technical experience. Experience with database and information retrieval technology including tools such as SQL, Access, and Excel. Experience working with complex files/tables.
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered.
Thorough understanding of graduate education and related issues. Expertise in data capture and evaluation. Ability to interact successfully with a variety of individuals at all levels in the university and to establish priorities among their needs. Ability to quickly learn new technical tools as needed by various projects. Evidence of ability to collaborate with different units and departments.
Experience with Indiana data systems.
Salary Plan: PAO
Salary Grade: 2IT
Department: UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL (UA-GRAD-IUBLA)
Internal Number: 71794
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.