Senior Data Analyst job at UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Strategy, planning and performance

  • Permanent full-time appointment
  • Salary range: Level 7: $ 90,862 – $ 100,814 per year plus 17% retirement pension
  • 2 positions available

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and a member of Australia’s prestigious group of eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research background, a vibrant campus and work environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’, there’s no better time to join the best university in Western Australia.

About the team

The Strategy, Planning and Performance (SPP) division leads the development and maintenance of integrated university-wide strategic plans, planning processes, initiatives and performance requirements to support the University in the achievement of its objectives and improve the overall performance and reputation of the University.

The division will also coordinate the provision of timely and accurate business intelligence, information and reporting to support effective planning and decision making across the University.

About the opportunity

As an appointee, you will support, under general management, the production of advanced analytics services and business intelligence solutions that provide clear performance, forecasting and insights to support decision making.

To be considered for this position, you will demonstrate:

  • Relevant higher degree, preferably in data science or computer science or equivalent competence demonstrated
  • Significant experience in relevant analytics at an appropriate level
  • Advanced knowledge of Oracle Hyperion, Essbase and preferably Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
  • Substantial experience in the administration of the Oracle Hyperion platform, including metadata maintenance, security roles and access management, task scheduling, reporting and performance monitoring
  • Expertise with a variety of analysis and visualization tools such as Python, Power BI, SQL, Excel
  • Experience in an analytical role with the client and excellent stakeholder management, and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to create and maintain the process of loading and integrating Hyperion data

About you

You will be highly organized and able to work independently, show initiative and use judgment. You will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and work productively within the Strategy, Planning and Performance team.

Full details of the job responsibilities and selection criteria are described in the job description. Please review the job description before applying.

You must meet the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to help you compile statements to meet the selection criteria, please visit Meet the Selection Criteria

Closing Date: 11:55 p.m. AWST on Sunday January 9, 2022

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Details of the request: Please apply online through the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe that gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being one of the top 50 universities by 2050.

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including daycare centers. Flexible working hours, part-time schedules and job sharing will all be considered.
  • UWA was awarded Bronze Employer status for being one of the Top Ten Employers for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2021).
  • UWA also received Athena Swan Bronze accreditation in 2020.

Sean N. Ayres