Data Analyst - Undergraduate Student Financial Services (S660)
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.
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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.
The person in this position is responsible for the configuration and day-to-day management of the Financial Aid module within the PeopleSoft data system. This data expert understands the configuration, regular use, and data of the PeopleSoft module and interfaces between business, data, and technical resources. The Data Analyst writes departmental queries, letters, and reports as appropriate with the escalated assistance of EDM or Associate Director. In addition, this position sets standards for use of software in the unit and serves as the liaison between the department and the EDM Enterprise Applications Engineer when technical issues need escalation. This position is tier one technical and systems support for Undergraduate Financial Aid, and troubleshoots, researches, and proposes solutions for any systems issues that are reported before escalating to the EDM Enterprise Applications Engineer if necessary. It will also require working alongside the project manager or providing project management for new initiatives and projects.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required.
- 1-3 years experience configuring, working in, or managing a Data System.
- Experience putting together intermediate to complex spreadsheets with formulas and macros.
- Proven experience in critical thinking and problem solving skills
- The following are preferred but not required - Training will be provided
- Experience with Financial Aid
- Experience with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions
- Experience working in higher education
- Basic understanding of SQL
Grade 9: $23.58 - $30.65 hourly
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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.