Under minimal supervision, responsible for supporting the Relational Database Environment including performing data analysis, report creation/maintenance, and SQL development (Queries). The data is in support of the enterprise data management data stores.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Conduct work flow study and analyze business practices.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
Document existing processes as they relate to information technology solutions.
Extract, monitor, maintain, test, and debug data warehouse applications, dashboards, and reports.
Develop test plan development.
Make recommendations for hardware/software solutions.
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Create, document, schedule, and support operational activities.
Coordinate with software vendors and external service providers.
Troubleshoot software bugs and provide fixes.
Provide off hours support, as needed.
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Provide, cultivate and foster excellent customer service.
Promote adherence to departmental standards.
Act as a source of direction, training, and guidance for less experienced staff.
Perform other duties as assigned.
There will be some activities that require trips to other university offices and offsite locations.Â
Provide off hours support, as needed. On-Call.
Bachelorâ™s in a technical discipline.
Five years relevant technology experience.
Prior experience in a higher education technology environment.
Good understanding of business requirements and reporting strategies.
Ability to work independently and also be a team player.
SQL and data warehouse extraction skills.
Ability to extract data from a data warehouse and use comparative analysis to confirm data quality.
Understanding of star schema and data warehouse structures.
Demonstrated aptitude to quickly and effectively adapt to technologies outside of current experience.
Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work as part of a team and independently.
Engaged in continuous improvement of internal processes and procedures.
Ability to consult with clients and higher level technicians and analysts to resolve technical problems and ensure customer satisfaction.
Ability to interact with customers to discuss alternative technical solutions.
Ability to work with only minimal supervision.
Ability to learn quickly and adapt to new circumstances.
Ability to work extra hours and recognize the need to do so.
Ability to adjust scheduled time.
Ability to adjust to change and demands on time.
Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively manage customer expectations.
Strong SQL Development (SQL would be preferred).
Data Analyst (understands Relational Databases, Tables, Indexes, Queries, etc).
Report Writing (Tableau would be preferred).
Collecting and analyzing business requirements and transferring the knowledge to development team.
Evaluating and Analyzing data for business requirements.
Designing and executing the test scripts and test scenarios.
Coordinating with other team members during testing, validating, and evaluating new applications and functions.
Assist Data Team with defining and documenting Common Business Data Definitions.
General technical knowledge, aptitude and/or desire to learn new technical skills.
Possesses sound analytical problem-solving and documentation skills.
Communicates effectively with users.
Demonstrates ability to prioritize conflicting demands.
Executes assigned project tasks within established schedule.
Demonstrates enthusiasm and commitment toward the job and mission of the organization.
Must be capable of ensuring the confidentiality and safety of proprietary, financial, personnel and strategic information.
Must be self-starter and able to solve complex problems and analysis without supervision.
Good written and verbal communication skills are essential.
Ability to run database procedures in an operations role.
SQL and Data Warehouse coding experience a plus.
Above average Microsoft Word/Excel skills and an understanding of XML.
Bachelorâ™s degree related field with two years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
$50,500.00 - $86,200.00 / AnnuallyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
If you are unable to use our online application system and would like an accommodation, please emailÂ CandidateQuestions@wustl.eduÂ or call the dedicated accommodation inquiry number at 314-935-1149 and leave a voicemail with the nature of your request.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Up to 22 days of vacation, 10 recognized holidays, and sick time.
Competitive health insurance packages with priority appointments and lower copays/coinsurance.
Want to Live Near Your Work and/or improve your commute? Take advantage of our free Metro transit U-Pass for eligible employees. We also offer a forgivable home loan of up to $12,500 for closing costs and a down payment for homes in eligible neighborhoods.
WashU provides eligible employees with a defined contribution (403(b)) Retirement Savings Plan, which combines employee contributions and university contributions starting at 7%.
Wellness challenges, annual health screenings, mental health resources, mindfulness programs and courses, employee assistance program (EAP), financial resources, access to dietitians, and more!
We offer 4 weeks of caregiver leave to bond with your new child. Family care resources are also available for your continued childcare needs. Need adult care? Weâ™ve got you covered.
WashU covers the cost of tuition for you and your family, including dependent undergraduate-level college tuition up to 100% at WashU and 40% elsewhere after seven years with us.
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