Data Management Analyst III

Gainesville, Florida
$75,000 - $90,000 annually
May 25, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

UF Online has an opening for an experienced Data Management Analyst III, interested in applying their creativity and technical expertise to a fast-paced, rapidly expanding, fully online undergraduate enterprise. Located in the UF Online central management office, this new position will oversee UF Online’s analytical data management team and report directly to the UF Online Chief Operating Officer. Leading UF Online’s new data team, the Data Management Analyst III would bring unique expertise and experience to build and continually improve UF Online’s data hub for strategic decision-making support and analysis. Every day UF Online must meet the needs of our dynamic and growing student population, while also playing close attention to the unique data needs of campus academic advisors, faculty, staff, providing predictive analytics for capacity planning and student support service needs. Furthermore, analytics fuel our entire marketing and recruitment functions. Ultimately, we study and support positive student academic outcomes to drive persistence and graduation in a student’s chosen field of study. Lastly, all of the dynamics and activities of the UF Online program drive our budgetary frameworks, including when to make which financial investments, driven by sound revenue and cost projections. UF Online, therefore, seeks a data leader who is eager to work with a diverse team of experts across each of these major functional areas to establish a solid yet nimble data framework to support and inform program decision-making. Ideal candidates will possess strong technical, database acumen, strong data visualization experience, yet be eager to contribute to a dynamic organization serving students with an entirely new, versatile pathway to earn their UF degree. We welcome applicants eager to lend their technical skills to the continual transformation and evolution of higher education by building a solid evidence-based foundation in the form of analysis, modeling, and trackable indicators of program progress. 

As part of UF Online’s new operations center, the Data Management Analyst III will lead medium-to-large-sized data management projects to ensure that UF Online has the data and analytics it needs to guide its future success and growth across all functional lines. Best of all, the incumbent will have the opportunity to work with a top-caliber team as part of a Top 10 public research university in the great college town of Gainesville, Florida. Most importantly, this incumbent will have the satisfaction of working side-by-side with UF faculty, students, and professional staff of the UF Online central management team to see firsthand the direct impact your analyses and products have as they are used across campus to guide the exciting future of UF Online. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a proven ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, eager to provide technology leadership for UF Online. High attention to detail and a commitment to data integrity are a must. To be considered for this position, you must upload your most recent C.V., cover letter of interest, and three professional references.