Data Analyst - Information Management

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

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Data Analyst - Information ManagementMarket Range 11

We are looking for a highly motivated data analyst to provide full-time support to the Y-12 National Security Complex Department Overhead and Tech Transfer business organizations through a University of Tennessee subcontract with Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC

The Data Analyst will work to build predictive models and lead process improvement projects that are focused on complex data collection, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of findings. The Data Analyst will also develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics, and other strategies that optimize data efficiency and quality.

Responsibilities will focus on data management and data analytics. Duties will include:

    Produce predictive models derived from multiple data sets and analytical methodsComplete analyses relevant to Indirect Program and Technology Transfer subject matter and communicate analysis technique and conclusions effectively via verbal and written meansSupport annual program planning efforts, and monitor for variances during the execution year; identify potential variance drivers by performing analysis of actual performanceAssist with risk analysis of multi-year plansConsult with clients to understand needs and develop tools to collect or transform data; new data collection methods may include design and deployment of MS Access databases or SharePoint lists as an initial conceptAssist with software quality assurance tasks in support of the company's multi-year planning databasePerform analysis to ensure source data and reported data are valid, and apprise stakeholders of data validity issuesSupport procurement, implementation, and full deployment of intellectual property management softwareGain an understanding of the company's department overhead program, the company's cost model, and the interrelationship between direct-scope and overheadGain an understanding of the Technology Transfer program
A successful candidate has advanced data analytics and visualization skills and has/is…

    an understanding of relational databasesknowledgeable of activities related to all stages data management and data lifecycleable to think critically excellent written and oral technical communication skillsadept at working with diverse stakeholders and multiple teams highly motivated, self-learner, team player, and strong work ethiccompetences in creating, assimilating and conveying technical material in a concise and effective mannerstrong skills in MS office suite (specifically excel and MS access), MS Sharepoint, standard statistical software
An outstanding candidate has…

    experience with large databases, conducting complex analysis using more than one programming language such as SAS and Python proficiency with SQL knowledge in one or more of the following: Systems Analysis and Design concepts, cost estimating, overhead budgeting, procurement

    Bachelor’s degree in business or data science or related fieldMaster’s degree preferred in MBA or Information Sciences or data science or related field
At least one year of relevant experience (e.g., Data analytics and reporting; data management; Industrial/Systems engineering) or an equivalent combination of training, education, and experience in the field of data analytics/management. Must be a U.S. Citizen and eligible to receive a Security Clearance.

Job: Other Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Cci Research & Innovation Center
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 13, 2022, 7:37:00 AM


Working at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee is one of the nation’s oldest and most storied public universities. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee’s flagship land-grant institution includes the statewide Institute of Agriculture and the Space Institute in Tullahoma. The university embodies excellence in teaching, discovery, scholarship, research, creative activity, outreach, and engagement. Known as the Volunteers, we lead with a spirit of selflessness, empathy, and courage, and strive to be champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion

UT Knoxville is a Research 1 university with 11 academic colleges and more than 900 programs of study. With an enrollment of more than 30,000 students, our academic programs are repeatedly ranked top in their class. The university co-manages Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the country’s most prominent national lab, driving innovation in advanced manufacturing and materials, national security, and more. We are closely connected with our communities through outreach and extension efforts across Tennessee and through partnerships with non-profits, corporations, and industries—regionally, nationally, and around the globe.

The city of Knoxville is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The modern, thriving community is surrounded by gorgeous lakes and hundreds of miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Situated along the banks of the Tennessee River, our beautiful features an eclectic music scene, internationally recognized festivals, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural activities. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C.

Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people. The region houses many leading corporations and organizations, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Pilot/Flying J, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Regal Cinemas, along with HGTV, Food Network, and other networks owned by Discovery Inc.

As a member of the UT family, you will be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. You will be part of a diverse campus community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for the Vols on game day.

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