Data Scientist - IMT

Location
Azusa, USA, California
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Sep 21, 2017
Ref
S1195
Contact
Azusa Pacific
Faculty Jobs
Education
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, Azusa Pacific University is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at six regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is edifying to God and to one another.

For staff positions, please apply directly at: http://apustaffjobs.silkroad.com

APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is edifying to God and to one another.

This founding position is responsible for the utilization of data systems to model complex Institutional data, discover insights and identify opportunities through the use of trend analysis, specifically as it relates to undergraduate student success initiatives. This data expert is able to analyze big data and engage in predictive modeling and other analytics needed to facilitate successful enrollment and retention efforts, as well as other institutional effectiveness initiatives at the University.

Required Education

    Master's degree required. Doctorate degree preferred.

Required Experience

    Experience configuring and managing one or more of the following:
      Student Records including financial aid and recruitment systems Data warehouse or data mart Data modeling, preferably for a higher education institution
    Experience as a statistician, researcher, or professional in aligned fields Experience in database management and advanced data analysis (specifically predictive analytics and equation modeling)

Technologies

    Proficient in one or more of the following data and BI tools: PeopleSoft Query, XML Publisher, SQL, Tableau and OBIEE. Proficient in all Google programs, including Google docs, sheets, sites, Hangouts, and Gmail. Proficient in SPSS (or other statistical package) and Microsoft Office.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

Click below to discover some of the many benefits APU employees enjoy including competitive health care options, an 8% retirement match, and a generous tuition discount.

http://www.apu.edu/humanresources/benefits/

You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here: http://www.apu.edu/stories/

Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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