University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA) to research, recommend, implement, test, and administer several new information systems and reconcile and maintain additional information systems across multiple departments to maintain or improve seamless operations and ensure continuity of operations across changes in personnel, workflows, and administrative structures as they arise.
Apply knowledge of information storage and retrieval to database management systems; modifying and coordinate changes to existing databases and addressing staff protocols necessary to secure and protect these databases. Train faculty and staff in proper use of protocols and serve on workgroups and teams for integration of new systems and processes. Conduct analyses of data from any or all of these sources for senior administration to use in the planning and justification of resources. Serve as the lead administrator of new system implementation and training of faculty, staff and students on current and new systems and processes for school. Apply understanding of the University's student, financial, operations, and faculty/staff processes, systems, and workflow, PeopleSoft, ImageNow, ITWorks, Hobson's and GATS.
Master's degree in Computer or Information Science. Must know (through academic training or work experience) Microsoft Access and Excel (writing advanced queries, crosstabs, writing or utilizing ad hoc code to clean up large data sets), structuring and writing data to multiple proprietary database systems and creating interfaces for end users to extract that data, utilizing multiple descriptive and inferential statistical analysis techniques to generate business intelligence for senior administrators to use in strategic decision making.
Internal Number: 172167
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.