Essential Functions: Provide reporting and statistical analyses of data used in compiling information and reporting on the University's strategic indicators, institutional performance, and organizational performance dashboardsWork with University IT professionals to maintain and manage the University official census data (applicants, enrollment, course, degree, human resources data) repository process and perform data auditing and quality control tasks.Prepare enrollment projections in collaboration with the Budget Office.Respond to federal and state mandated data requests as well as routine or ad hoc internal and external data requests.Identify and design complex analytical studies and projects pertinent to all aspects of Student Success.Perform other related duties as assigned
Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited University in Data Science, Information Systems or a closely related field is required. Requires a minimum of three to five years experience data management, developing reports, dashboards, data visualizations and scorecards using business intelligence and visualization software. Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesExcellent data management skills and the ability to analyze, synthesize, and graphically represent data to diverse audiences in support of decision-making. Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail. Ability and willingness to reevaluate and improve analytical, reporting and survey activities.Extensive knowledge of reporting analytics solutions (Power BI, SAS, SQL). Expert knowledge of data extraction methodologies for metric development. Proficient with associated computer applications and programs (i.e. TOAD, SAS/EG, MS Access, Excel).Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively engage with a variety of people. Skilled in writing procedures, guidelines and application documentation. Able to communicate technical and analytical information verbally and in written reports.Strong understanding of cutting-edge methods of data management and analysis across a large, complex institution. Proficiency with query language and statistical software.Excellent organizational, project management, communication, and human relations skills. The ability to serve and engage others in a multicultural environment. An openness to change and growth by learning from others.Ability to collaborate with others in the accomplishment of a common task or program. Manage the design and delivery of data visualizations to support internal teams and external customers. General knowledge of data collection and analysis techniques. Strong understanding of data sources, database design, and development logic and constructs, especially as related to data warehouse technology. Able to download, merge, manipulate, analyze and report on large amounts of complex data.Ability to produce consistent work and meet established deadlines with strong attention to detail and follow-up on each task and assignment.Demonstrates sound moral and ethical principles. Ability to manage and protect confidential information.Working ConditionsTypical office environment.
Internal Number: 76_207442
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.