With strategic leadership, develop and implement processes to
identify National University (NU) intelligence needs. Researches
related information, analyzes relevant facts, create, sustain
useful visualizations and reports for NU. Champion the NU Tableau
dashboard portfolio to provide timely and reliable data for
informed decision-making and builds capacity and tools to enable
stakeholders at various levels of the organization to use data to
drive continuous improvement. Apply advanced statistical analysis,
data mining and various predictive modeling techniques to provide
information, knowledge, collaboration and tools to substantiate
growth and continued success of the University. Partner with senior
leadership on vision, objectives and projects to expand the
- Partners with senior leadership to design, sustain and expand
the NU analytical metrics and infrastructure program.
- Designs and sustains a system for managing institutional
knowledge accumulated across the University. Collaborates closely
with other analyst to support the analysis and reporting of data
- Builds and executes data extraction, transfer and loading from
various sources, as well as, implements appropriate security
measures to ensure data integrity.
- Facilitates the transmission and understanding of data to
enable fact-based decisions to various stakeholders such as
leadership, faculty, administrators and staff.
- Champions the metadata management and data quality assurance to
ensure data accuracy, reliability and documentation.
- Applies advanced predictive modeling, data mining, machine
learning and statistical techniques to enable informed
decision-making, student support and strategic initiatives.
- Builds relationships and liaises with various internal
departments to drive guidance, collaboration and project success
including interacting with and responding appropriately to urgent
requests from multiple internal and/or external stakeholders.
- Provides reliable and well-timed data supporting strategic
planning, student success initiatives and educational and
operational value-added services.
- Utilizes various software applications and reporting tools to
deliver actionable data to end-users in an understandable
- Other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience:
- Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Data Science,
Social Sciences or related filed.
- Five (5) years’ relevant experience conducting data analysis,
data mining or data visualization or, equivalent combination of
education and experience.
- Actively seeks opportunities to influence, build and sustain
successful relationships and gain alignment with peers, functional
partners and/or external partners to accomplish business
objectives. Ability to participate as an active team member of the
team and organization and work toward a common goal.
- Accepts personal accountability, proactively seeks resolution
for personal limitations head-on; and supports honesty and respect
towards others, the company and oneself.
- Develops new insights into situations; questions conventional
approaches; encourages new ideas and innovations; designs and
implements new or cutting-edge programs/processes. Ability to
generate and/or recognize imaginative or creative solutions that
generate successful outcomes.
- Superior working knowledge in data collection, classification
and analysis, techniques and methodologies with proven ability to
independently synthesize, implement, analyze and report findings on
- Working knowledge of information technologies including
high-level proficiency and understanding of data visualization,
data mining, statistical analysis, cloud computing and analytical
programming languages such as SQL, R and/or Python.
- Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite Applications such
as Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook and other software
applications such as Azure, Redmine; PeopleSoft, Relational
Database Management, Tableau/Power BI and statistical analysis (R,
Python or equivalent), required.
- Strong analytical, critical thinking, independent judgment,
problem-solving, curiosity, organization and planning skills, as
well as, knowledge University policies and precedents.
- Advanced interpersonal skills and the ability to appropriately
communicate with a wide range of individual of constituencies in a
diverse community. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in
writing, including translating technical language to a
non-technical nature, successfully train end-users and public
- Work independently and foster a cooperative spirit within a
large and/or small team of diverse cultures, while working in a
fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines and frequently
The National University System is committed to maintaining a
high-quality, diverse workforce representative of the populations
we serve. As a network of nonprofit educational institutions, the
System employs more than 3,300 faculty and staff and serves over
41,000 students. We are united in our mission to meet the global
education demands of the 21st Century and are dedicated to creating
a supportive academic and work environment that allows for
students, faculty and staff to develop their interests and talents
while experiencing a sense of community and a commitment to
diversity. With programs available both online and at our many
campus locations, the National University System is a leader in
creating innovative solutions to education and meeting the needs of
our diverse student population, including adult learners and
National University offers an opportunity to work in an
innovative environment that supports diversity.
National University (NU) is proud to be an equal opportunity
employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee
or applicant for employee per applicable federal, state and local
laws. At NU, a diverse mix of highly talented, innovative and
creative people come together to make the impact of a
lifetime for each of our student learners. All qualified applicants
will receive equal consideration for employment, education, and
admission at National University. We are focused on equality and
believe deeply in diversity of race, color, ancestry, age, family
care status, veteran status, marital status, creed, religion, sex,
gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin,
and other legally protected group status.