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Microstrategy Analyst

Aspect Consulting, Inc. is seeking a Microstrategy Analyst for a Direct Hire Opportunity located in Washington DC.

The Microstrategy Analyst oversees the implementation of the reporting initiatives by the Office of the University Registrar. The incumbent guides the development of reporting solutions by strategically implementing projects, assessing training needs, and researching and proposing solutions to business problems. Through collaboration with OIT, OUR units, and academic units, the Business Intelligence Analyst supports the implementation of best practices in project prioritization, data governance, data stewardship, data quality management, and end-user engagement.

Work Environment

  • The Business Intelligence Analyst reports directly to the Assistant Registrar for Student Information Systems and Analytics, and works closely with the Systems Analyst and Business Analyst
  • They assist OUR senior management in providing analysis, guidance, and documentation support on all student related BI reporting and analytics to the functional units within the OUR, and interacts regularly with OIT, academic and administrative units across the university
  • The Business Intelligence Analyst is expected to work collaboratively with the University Registrar, Associate Registrar, Assistant Registrar, and OUR Staff

 Required Education and Experience

  • Master's degree in a relevant field or equivalent in training and experience
  • This position requires 5 years of related work experience
  • The incumbent must demonstrate an aptitude for database structure and develop expertise in the Ellucian Colleague Student module file structure and functionality, understanding core processes for student enrollment and other registrar business functions
  • Must have experience writing queries using reporting software such as MicroStrategy, Informer, Tableau and/or SAS
  • Ability to participate in cooperative efforts to gather complex requirements from non-technical users and translate them into technical requirements documentation
  • Experience with writing technical administrative documentation and end-user guides
  • Demonstrated success and experience in continuous process improvement initiatives and professional knowledge of best practices in the field
  • Ability to prioritize work with competing demands and communicate plans to various audiences
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work creatively and collaboratively in a diverse and fast-moving office environment
  • Demonstrated ability to be a fast learner and a fast starter in a continuously evolving technological environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing outstanding customer service to a diverse customer base
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, creativity, and initiative
  • Working knowledge of relevant laws and regulations affecting academic institutions such as ADA, FERPA, HEA etc.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Understanding of current reporting needs in a plus
  • Experience with Colleague file structure, SQL queries and metrics a plus

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • The position requires the highest level of discretion in handling sensitive data and confidential records
  • Hiring offers for this position are contingent on successful completion of a background check

 

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About Aspect

Aspect Consulting specializes in helping clients better utilize their data by providing qualified IT consulting services and supplemental staffing for customers in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, higher education, construction, retail, financial, and manufacturing industries.