The Data Systems Senior Analyst will be responsible for working with complex datasets and databases to perform data extraction, data compilation and storage, data analytics, and data reporting (data displays via dashboards) in support of executive decision-making pertaining to policy development; academic and administrative planning; implementation; assessment; and compliance. Responds to data requests in a timely and accurate manner.
Performs a variety of specialized technical activities involved in data extraction, collection, storage, documentation, analysis, and reporting related to institutional effectiveness, planning, implementation, assessment, accreditation and compliance.
Ensures consistency, reliability, validity, and integrity of data used for internal decision-making and in support of external reporting compliance.
Ensures that timely and accurate campus data is made available in proper formats to academic units for programmatic accreditation, academic program reviews, academic planning and assessment efforts.
Collects, analyzes, interprets and reports institutional data to a variety of internal constituencies in support of a variety of campus initiatives.
Creates, extracts and correlates data from multiple databases and Enterprise Data System (Banner).
Ensures compliance with the institution’s data governance policy.
Maintains a data library, data glossary, and Fact Book.
Leads a collaborative effort with Information Technology (IT), Student Enrollment Management, Student Success, Finance and Business, and Human Resources to design and build institution-level dashboards that clearly display metrics for campus leadership.
Facilitates the creation of scorecards, dashboards and reports for college stakeholders.
Supports continuous improvement efforts revolving around the mission through data collection, storage, and retrieval systems that lead to institutional effectiveness.
Ensures compliance with the unit’s Title III objectives and activities.
Reports directly to the SUS/SUBR Executive Director for Strategic Planning, Policy, and Institutional Effectiveness.
Performs other related duties as assigned for the Southern University Baton Rouge Campus and the Southern University System.