The primary purpose of this position is to provide data management and analysis for Research, Economic Development and Engagement (REDE). This position will be responsible for managing the relationship between the business and the customer/user by creating and maintaining databases, creating and maintaining research dashboards and applications, and providing data in the form of ecuBIC Reports and other ad hoc reporting as requested. Additionally, this position will assist in training and help inquiries associated with the electronic systems managed by the REDE Data Team. Duties include but are not limited to:
Research and follow industry trends and technologies in order to recommend, provide, and sustain services that enhance business operations
Create and analyze datasets, involving complex conversion of data for analysis from multiple data sources and file formats
Provide leadership in the design, installation, implementation and maintenance of applications, dashboards, and reporting tools as well as training end users on new applications, dashboards and tools
Oversee customer portfolio of current application/service requests and acts as IT Support for current reporting tools, applications, and data sources
Review incoming customer requirements, create test cases, execute testing plans using testing tools and automation and test applications/services developed against the test cases to ensure there are no bugs, requirements are met and applications/services function properly
Work collaboratively within the Data Analysis Team, within REDE and across campus to identify opportunities for improvement and prioritize ECU's business and information needs
50% Description of job responsibility/duty: Dashboard and Visualization Development and Maintenance
Performs analysis using complex datasets and prepares results using appropriate statistical and visual software
Designs, builds, and maintains dashboards and visualizations for end users
Leverages a strong business acumen, accompanied by an understanding of IT and data visualization best practices to serve as a resource both individually and on project teams
25% Description of job responsibility/duty: Customer Support
Manages complex data analytics and metrics requests to support the areas of research administration and business intelligence
Collaborates with cross-functional teams to resolve data discrepancies and system issues
25% Description of job responsibility/duty: Data Analysis & Reporting
Assists with data collection, validation and reporting
Uses data mining and statistical analysis to discover new insight within datasets
Maintains processes and tools for data quality monitoring
Investigates reported data quality issues, isolating causes and determining proper remediation
Contingent upon availability of funds.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates must also submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
2-3 original letters of reference are required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section in the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 500477
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Office of Research, Economic Development and Engagement (REDE) is responsible for research policy and integrity, research administration and sponsored project contract negotiations across ECU and it leads economic and community engagement initiatives including partnerships with public sector agencies, industry, military, and other organizations in pursuit of scholarly activities, economic development, and community engagement. The Office directs new intellectual enterprises, including technology transfer. REDE is responsible for the following units under its umbrella: Office of Engaged Research, Office of Continuing and Professional Education, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Office of Human Subjects Protections, Office of Licensing and Commercialization, Office of National Security and Industry Initiatives, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Office of Regional Development, Office of Research Administration, Office of Research Development, Office of Research Integrity and Compliance, Office of Undergraduate Research, the Small Business and Technology Development Center and Compliance Monitoring and Strategic Initiatives.
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