Position Description: The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Information Technology Services is seeking a Data & Analytics Manager with an exceptional commitment to service excellence to join the team. As the Data & Analytics Manager, you will be an integral member of the Learning Management System program team, collaborating with diverse and talented team members to enable a world-class, integrated teaching and learning experience for faculty and students that sets the standard for teaching excellence, academic achievement, and inclusivity.
The Data & Analytics Manager oversees the data reporting and visualization products within the UCLA LMS Team. Primary customers include university leadership, faculty, and administrators. The scope of this role will help to oversee the development and creation of key metrics and reporting related to the entire student lifecycle on the Canvas LMS, including enrollment, engagement, platform adoption, and other key milestones. This individual will oversee the daily management of a data architect and data analyst, and will seek to establish consistent processes and reliable insights and visualization that help to inform business decisions, pedagogy, and effective online learning.
Activities include: Gather requirements from key stakeholders; design, create and deploy new reports, insights, and key metrics that support the effective deployment and delivery of the UCLA LMS. Oversee a team responsible for the effective management, storage, and security of online student information. Strong familiarity with FERPA and other data security protocols is a core requirement. Undertake new projects that involve understanding new data sets, modeling the data in an optimal way to support reporting use cases, and creating reporting deliverables. Ensure priorities are well understood and assigned in a transparent manner. Develop custom, data-driven, and responsive visualizations, and dashboards for business users and the campus community. Delivering capabilities on schedule partnered with consistent and clear communication. Effective management and a deep desire for continuous, ongoing improvement and collaboration. Manage team performance, project planning related to data and analytics, recruitment and selection, and coaching/development.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.