Responsible for designing, developing, testing, and enhancing SAS reporting and analytics environment. Serving as a hands-on data modeler, data analyst, and report developer. Responsible for supporting and maintaining the SAS service environment across all layers of usage. Supports department and campus executive leadership with data analysis, often in matters of high sensitivity and urgency.
Analyzes and validates data using SAS, SQL, R or other statistical analysis tools. Models multi-dimensional data within the analytics data warehouse. Provides consultation and programming guidance to Analytics Analysts I and other campus data stewards. Maintain and monitor SAS server health, monitor daily processing jobs, develop, test and implement database customization to assist in BI/reporting development. End-user consultation and report development.
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline. Five plus (5+) years in SQL programming. In-depth knowledge of data mining in SQL or No-SQL data environments or the equivalent experience. Experience developing in at least one object-oriented programming language. Ability to work well with people in all levels of the organization. Experience in a data analysis, data driven research and/or predictive analysis role is required. Ability to prepare and present reports and dashboards to diverse audiences is required. Displays attention to detail and accuracy. Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel), SharePoint. Excellent organization, teamwork, problem-solving, and communication (verbal and written) skills. Ability to communicate and collaborate with people at all levels of the organization.
Master's degree or higher in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Business Analytics and/or 10+ years in programming/statistics/data science focused field. Experience with SAS programming, data model development in SAS ecosystem. Predictive/statistical data model building using machine learning with SAS, Python and/or R. Experience with NLP, text data analytics are all a plus. Experience in report writing with LaTeX or similar tools.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: No
Internal Number: 13439
About University of Texas at Arlington
With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.