Data & Application Analyst
Staff » Institutional Research
Posted Friday, September 7, 2018

JOB TITLE:  Data & Applications Analyst  
DIVISION:  Administration  
DEPARTMENT: Institutional Research
TYPE:  Full Time

JOB DUTIES:  The Data & Applications Analyst works for the Office of Institutional Research to provide the technical and automated assistance necessary to support the delivery of departmental objectives and to obtain data from the University database (Ellucian Banner) and other software systems related to Institutional Research. Serves as an effective liaison between the functional users and University IT personnel.  Writes queries for reporting and for analyzing system performance (using SQL, Excel, and other reporting tools).  Provides various institutional statistical data for campus administrators.  Completes Federal and State governmental required reports and surveys.  Supports special projects as assigned by the Director of IR.  Reviews, tests, and provides recommendations to assist IT staff with implementation of system upgrades and maintains system validation, rules, and system security table.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor's degree from a four-year institution of higher learning, or equivalent work experience; one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Educational background preferably in the areas of computer science, information systems, mathematics, statistics, or research.  Understanding of Oracle Database (with preference going to applicants having SCT Banner experience).  Familiarity with the higher educational environment is highly desired; those with experience in Institutional Research are preferred.

Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.

Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applicants should mail a cover letter and resume: Attn: Registrar, Lawrence Technological University, and 21000 W. 10 Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075-1058 or email to

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