Major Duties: General summary: Develops systems and procedures to ensure the availability and reliability of the University's enterprise business intelligence environment.- Documents functional and technical requirements for databases and business intelligence programs.- Defines and programs data warehouse structures and models, which provide an accurate and efficient environment for business intelligence programmers in a distributed user environment.- Maintains system software and databases, planning and leading configuration, patches, and upgrades.- Provides training to end-users or develops programs or documentation for end-user training. Provides end-user support.- Audits primary databases for accuracy and compliance with University standards.- Leads or participates in University project teams and work groups to improve data availability and usage.- Ensures the security and confidentiality of data and reports.
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree or higher in a related field from an accredited institution, or a Bachelor's degree or higher in a non-related field from an accredited institution combined with relevant experience.- Five years' relevant experience.- Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.- Database and data warehouse programming experience.- Experience establishing database and business intelligence standards and procedures.
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