Business Intelligence Analyst

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UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting Title:

Business Intelligence Analyst


SYS-Budget & Planning-928000

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Salary Information:

Salary Commensurate with Experience

Department Summary:

Financial System Support (FSS) Group – supports financial systems, work flows, and access control to provide security, configuration, and troubleshooting thereby ensuring implementation and documentation of best practices.

Position Overview:

The Budget & Planning department is seeking to hire a Business Intelligence Analyst to join our team. This position is responsible for assisting with the design, delivery, and maintenance of information solutions containing financial and administrative data, working closely with the business to build and enhance their methods of reporting according to the overall data architecture.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in related field and five years of professional experience in a related field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to analyze data, including numerical detail, identify patterns or trends, and draw valid conclusions.
• Ability to present various data in clear concise forms to a variety of audiences.
• Basic working knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, legal statutes, and analysis and reporting of financial data.

Preferred Qualifications:

SAS or BI Reporting Experience

Work Schedule:

Mon – Fri; 8am-5pm; flex or overtime as needed

Driving University Vehicle:


Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title:

Business Intelligence Analyst

Physical Requirements:

Reaching, Standing, Walking, Grasp, Talk or Hear


• Implement reports, scorecards, and dashboard using Cognos BI.


• Experience with Data Warehousing, ETLs, De-normalization, and tuning techniques.


• Serving and building value-added relationships with internal and external customers by understanding customer processes and organizational needs.


• Conveying information and ideas clearly through a variety of media to individuals or groups.


• Making decisions based on information gathered and analyzed, considering pertinent facts and alternatives.


• Participating as a member of a team to move the team toward completion of goals by working closely with colleagues and other employees toward a common goal.


• Demonstrating business awareness, critical analysis, and integration of information as well as the ability to develop action-oriented plans


• Using technology to control and safeguard the collection, organization, structure, processing, and delivery of data.


• Mines financial and related information from a variety of sources in support of both internal and external reporting. Creates ad-hoc reports in data warehouse environments.


• Experience with Cognos BI reporting Tool.


• Reviews, investigates, analyzes and interviews stakeholders (end users) or subject matter experts to determine and document current business practices to translate into an ad-hoc system report. .


• Responds and consults with stakeholders (end users) to assist them in understanding reports and data.


• Prepares training materials and conducts training presentations with power points on new data warehouse system and knowledge transfer to end users regarding existing analytic tools.


• Creates, develops and documents data dictionaries and report guides corresponding to new modules released.


• Runs processes to update reports and determine data integrity.

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Job No:
Posted: 1/5/2021
Application Due: 4/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time