• Provides transparent, scalable, reproducible, and innovative analytics solutions for technical and non-technical audiences. • Independently meets with constituents to determine analytics requirements and cross system integration on projects of high sensitivity or complexity, including, but not limited to, facilities, capital projects and other enterprise level activities. • Develops complex and innovative technical specifications for facilities analytics and processes. • Performs functional analytics design, including integration of business functions and user interface design using the appropriate tools which include, but are not limited to, Cognos Analytics, Tableau, Oracle, and Power BI. • Develops, validates, tests and implements complex analytic solutions using a range of tools including, but not limited to, Cognos Analytics, Tableau, Oracle, and Power BI. • Proactively provides independent diagnostic and troubleshooting support to customers for a broad range of reporting issues related to analytics. • Exhibits a commitment to providing excellent customer service through the use of advanced interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. • Demonstrates a working knowledge of data warehousing and supporting platforms. • Performs other responsibilities related to analytics development and integration with other departmental software tools.
MSU Information Technology provides the primary leadership for strategic, financial, and policy initiatives affecting information technology (IT) across MSU. MSU IT offers technology resources that support MSU’s mission of providing education, conducting research, and advancing engagement.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in computer science, information systems, business or related information technology field; three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in reporting/analytics; experience working with enterprise level data sets as well as a business understanding of facility business systems; proficiency in SQL Developer or other database query tool and the ability to write basic SQL queries to validate work; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Higher education experience preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to work independently with customers to analyze problems or needs with little supervision/oversight; ability to share knowledge and provide guidance in a way that non-technical customers will understand also preferred.
Required Application Materials
Resume, cover letter
Bidding eligibility ends on 7/30/2019 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 594791
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