The University of Michigan-Dearborn has an exciting opportunity for a Business Intelligence Analyst in the office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness. This position will provide technical expertise to the university’s Institutional Research office (IR) to support institutional reporting, planning, decision-making, and assessment. To this end, the Business Intelligence Analyst will:
Develop WebFocus reports.
Create and maintain institutional data sets for reporting and analysis
Identify, extract, analyze, and report data to provide accurate and timely information to internal and external stakeholders
Document methods, processes, and deliverables
Work with campus departments to correct data, process issues, irregularities, and inconsistencies in the data system
Support other projects and perform other duties as prioritized by the Executive Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness.
The person in this position will be responsible for gathering business requirements, design, coding, testing, debugging, documentation, and system maintenance for applications in support of university goals for information governance, presentation, reporting and analysis.
The analyst will use a variety of technologies and collaborate with various groups (customers, ITS business system analysts, technical infrastructure) to address the evolving data and information needs of the university, drawing from existing data stores such as the Banner Student Information System and other sources.
The successful candidate will have effective communication skills, demonstrate quality services in collaborating with, supporting, advising, and educating customers and team members on the use of applications, handing of sensitive data, and resolving incidents. The ideal candidate will have extensive WebFocus development experience.
The candidate must be eligible to work in the United States.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field with two years’ experience in system/application development or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Extensive experience in WebFocus report development.
Experience working in a higher education environment, preferably in Institutional Research.
Knowledge of relational databases and data warehousing.
Experience with SQL and other programming/scripting language.
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, with advanced expertise in Excel and Access.
Ability to learn and apply new and emerging technologies.
Ability to interact effectively and professionally with faculty, staff, and students.
Ability to work well with other technical staff
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
High degree of self-motivation, independent and critical thinking, accuracy, and attention to detail.
Knowledge and experience with business intelligence reporting tools.
Experience with Banner student information system or comparable application.
Experience supporting and documenting mission critical software applications.
Experience with Java, HTML, WebFocus, Degree Works, Image Now, Oracle, and SPSS or other statistical software.
Experience working in higher education highly desired and those with experience working in/with Institutional Research strongly preferred.
This position may be filled at a reduced effort depending on departmental needs.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 173452
About University of Michigan - Dearborn
The University of Michigan-Dearborn is an interactive, student-centered institution committed to excellence in teaching and learning.We offer undergraduate, graduate, and professional education to a diverse, highly motivated, and talented student body. Our programs are responsive to the changing needs of society; relevant to the goals of our students and community partners; rich in opportunities for independent and collaborative study, research, and practical application; and reflective of the traditions of excellence, innovation, and leadership that distinguish the University of Michigan.
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