This position will work within Analytics and Data Solutions group at Michigan State University. The position will be working on the cutting-edge projects that MSU is trying to implement in a short time frame focusing on data warehousing, business intelligence, and data analytics. This person will have strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively communicate to a variety of audiences. Additionally, this person will be able to clearly articulate analytic's results and methods to non-technical audiences. Specific activities include: • Design and Develop Tableau reports and dashboards • Provide operational support for existing Tableau reports/dashboards • Participate in analysis, design, development, testing, deployment and support of dashboards and reports • Troubleshoot dashboard and report problems independently, determining the root cause and fixing the problem. • Perform data analysis and recommendations on best practices for data storage • Experience building complex dashboards using Tableau • Implement industry BI standards and best practices.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Information Technology or a related field; three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience data analytics, data analysis, report development, dashboard design, and database management; experience with Tableau and SQL; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
A proven ability to develop, test and implement complex analytics solutions. Acts as a resource, on a consistent basis, to other teams/section professional staff in the resolution of IT problems. The ability to create and maintain project-related documentation, organize and prioritize work, meet deadlines with minimal direct supervision. Demonstrated ability to work independently within a team-based environment; ability to coordinate multiple projects and meet deadlines; ability to work on several projects simultaneously. Strong collaborative and interpersonal skills in a team environment. Python/R experience desired. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Required Application Materials
Bidding eligibility ends on 11/13/18 at 11:55 PM.
Internal Number: 545236
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