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Data Analyst - Community Research, Evaluation and Development (Extended Temporary)

  • ... Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • ... Full time
  • ... Salary: 74254 per year
  • Posted on: Feb 29, 2024       Expires on: Apr 14, 2024

Data Analyst - Community Research, Evaluation and Development (Extended Temporary)   

JOB TITLE:

Data Analyst - Community Research, Evaluation and Development (Extended Temporary)

JOB TYPE:

Full-time

JOB LOCATION:

Tucson Arizona United States

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Full job description

Posting Number
req18970

Department
School of Human Ecology-RES

Department Website Link
https://norton.
arizona.
edu/cred

Location
Main Campus

Address
Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The Community Research, Evaluation and Development (CRED) team of the Norton School of Human Ecology is seeking a highly skilled Data Analyst to support ongoing research and evaluation projects in the social sciences, often focused on health and well-being and working with community-based partners.
The CRED team (https://norton.
arizona.
edu/cred) conducts high-quality, culturally responsive, community-based research and evaluation that promotes the health and well-being of families and individuals throughout the Southwest.
For more than a decade, CRED has been committed to working on the ground with partners across Arizona, including Cooperative Extension, tribes, state and local-governments, justice systems, school and non-profit agencies.
Our primary focus is to generate accessible, actionable information that CREDs community partners can use to support their programs and policy making decision-making.

The successful candidate for this position will work collaboratively with other CRED team members and focus on quantitative data analysis and creation of interactive data visualizations.
This position requires strong data management and analytical skills to wrangle data from multiple sources, including large public datasets such as the decennial Census and American Community Survey as well as administrative datasets from state and local agencies, to create products that support data-informed decision-making.
Activities will include acquiring, managing, and analyzing small and large datasets; designing, executing, and interpreting statistical analyses; creating static and interactive data visualizations; and consulting on research and evaluation study designs with both CRED team members and community partners with a broad range of research experience.
This candidate will have excellent planning and communications skills, self-direction, and a commitment to community-oriented research.

This is an extended temporary position.
Positions on the CRED team are funded via grants and contracts.
This position currently has funding through end of state fiscal year (June 30) 2024.
The team is currently pursuing grant and contract opportunities that would extend the funding for this position.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs.



Duties & Responsibilities
  • Develops data dashboards and other interactive data reporting products.
  • Conducts appropriate statistical analyses of large and small datasets, including both administrative and survey, and collaborates with CRED team members on data interpretation and visualization.
  • Prepares periodic reports, such as progress, status, results, or other regular and special reports.
  • Develops and maintains databases, and creates data acquisition and management plans for ongoing research and evaluation projects.
  • Provides technical assistance to CRED team staff and partners in accessing data from various databases and systems, and may supervise research assistants.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of social science research methods.
  • Knowledge of data management best practices and database structures.
  • Proficiency with Excel, R, and other statistical software.
  • Excellent planning skills (to be able to design and execute multiple simultaneous projects).
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills (to be able to explain and justify analytical decisions and document analyses in code and formal reports).
  • Ability to learn and provide support to colleagues for new data internal systems as necessary.
  • Interest in one or more of the following: community development, economic mobility, health and/or social programs, education, food systems, and/or justice systems

Minimum Qualifications
  • Masters degree.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience required.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience collaborating with social science researchers.
  • Experience in grant writing, needs assessment, process evaluation, and outcomes research.
  • Experience using R for data management and analysis including data wrangling skills, for example, proficiency in tidyverse, lubridate, or other data wrangling packages, and publishing skills, such as Shiny and knitr.
  • Experience with design and use of data structures or databases (e.
    g.
    REDCap, Access).
  • Experience with reproducible programming methods (markdown or Jupyter notebooks) in R or python.
  • Experience with interpreting scripts/output from other statistical packages such as SAS, Stata, and SPSS.
  • Experience analyzing geospatial data and creating both interactive and flat mapping products.

FLSA
Exempt

Full Time/Part Time
Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week
40

Job FTE
1.
0

Work Calendar
Fiscal

Job Category
Research

Benefits Eligible
Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay
$59,404 - $74,254

Compensation Type
salary at 1.
0 full-time equivalency (FTE)

Grade
8

Compensation Guidance
The Rate of Pay Field represents the University of Arizonas good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.
The University considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidates work experience, education/training, key skills, and internal equity.


The Grade Range Minimum, Midpoint, and Maximum Fields listed below represent a full range of career compensation growth over time in this position and grade.
Each unit typically sets starting pay between minimum and midpoint upon hire.
The university offers compensation growth opportunities within its career architecture.
To learn more about compensation, please review our Applicant Compensation Guide and our Total Rewards Calculator.

Grade Range Minimum
$59404

Grade Range Midpoint
$74254

Grade Range Maximum
$89105

Career Stream and Level
PC2

Job Family
Research & Data Analysis

Job Function
Research

Type of criminal background check required:
Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies
1

Target Hire Date
3/18/2024

Expected End Date
3/17/2026

Contact Information for Candidates
Kara Tanoue,
kalynq@arizona.
edu

Open Date
2/28/2024

Open Until Filled
Yes

Documents Needed to Apply
Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant

Diversity Statement
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community.
As a Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies.
Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information.
As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Notice of Availability of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), each year the University of Arizona releases an Annual Security Report (ASR) for each of the Universitys campuses.
These reports disclose information including Clery crime statistics for the previous three calendar years and policies, procedures, and programs the University uses to keep students and employees safe, including how to report crimes or other emergencies and resources for crime victims.
As a campus with residential housing facilities, the Main Campus ASR also includes a combined Annual Fire Safety report with information on fire statistics and fire safety systems, policies, and procedures.

Paper copies of the Reports can be obtained by contacting the University Compliance Office at cleryact@arizona.
edu.

Position Details

POSTED:

Feb 29, 2024

EMPLOYMENT:

Full-time

SALARY:

74254 per year

SNAPRECRUIT ID:

S-1709424529-27dd7ded92b3d52c2aa12bab18c7b921

LOCATION:

Arizona United States

CITY:

Tucson

Job Origin:

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Full job description

Posting Number
req18970

Department
School of Human Ecology-RES

Department Website Link
https://norton.arizona.edu/cred

Location
Main Campus

Address
Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The Community Research, Evaluation and Development (CRED) team of the Norton School of Human Ecology is seeking a highly skilled Data Analyst to support ongoing research and evaluation projects in the social sciences, often focused on health and well-being and working with community-based partners. The CRED team (https://norton.arizona.edu/cred) conducts high-quality, culturally responsive, community-based research and evaluation that promotes the health and well-being of families and individuals throughout the Southwest. For more than a decade, CRED has been committed to working on the ground with partners across Arizona, including Cooperative Extension, tribes, state and local-governments, justice systems, school and non-profit agencies. Our primary focus is to generate accessible, actionable information that CREDs community partners can use to support their programs and policy making decision-making.

The successful candidate for this position will work collaboratively with other CRED team members and focus on quantitative data analysis and creation of interactive data visualizations. This position requires strong data management and analytical skills to wrangle data from multiple sources, including large public datasets such as the decennial Census and American Community Survey as well as administrative datasets from state and local agencies, to create products that support data-informed decision-making. Activities will include acquiring, managing, and analyzing small and large datasets; designing, executing, and interpreting statistical analyses; creating static and interactive data visualizations; and consulting on research and evaluation study designs with both CRED team members and community partners with a broad range of research experience. This candidate will have excellent planning and communications skills, self-direction, and a commitment to community-oriented research.

This is an extended temporary position. Positions on the CRED team are funded via grants and contracts. This position currently has funding through end of state fiscal year (June 30) 2024. The team is currently pursuing grant and contract opportunities that would extend the funding for this position.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs.



Duties & Responsibilities
  • Develops data dashboards and other interactive data reporting products.
  • Conducts appropriate statistical analyses of large and small datasets, including both administrative and survey, and collaborates with CRED team members on data interpretation and visualization.
  • Prepares periodic reports, such as progress, status, results, or other regular and special reports.
  • Develops and maintains databases, and creates data acquisition and management plans for ongoing research and evaluation projects.
  • Provides technical assistance to CRED team staff and partners in accessing data from various databases and systems, and may supervise research assistants.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of social science research methods.
  • Knowledge of data management best practices and database structures.
  • Proficiency with Excel, R, and other statistical software.
  • Excellent planning skills (to be able to design and execute multiple simultaneous projects).
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills (to be able to explain and justify analytical decisions and document analyses in code and formal reports).
  • Ability to learn and provide support to colleagues for new data internal systems as necessary.
  • Interest in one or more of the following: community development, economic mobility, health and/or social programs, education, food systems, and/or justice systems

Minimum Qualifications
  • Masters degree.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience required.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience collaborating with social science researchers.
  • Experience in grant writing, needs assessment, process evaluation, and outcomes research.
  • Experience using R for data management and analysis including data wrangling skills, for example, proficiency in tidyverse, lubridate, or other data wrangling packages, and publishing skills, such as Shiny and knitr.
  • Experience with design and use of data structures or databases (e.g. REDCap, Access).
  • Experience with reproducible programming methods (markdown or Jupyter notebooks) in R or python.
  • Experience with interpreting scripts/output from other statistical packages such as SAS, Stata, and SPSS.
  • Experience analyzing geospatial data and creating both interactive and flat mapping products.

FLSA
Exempt

Full Time/Part Time
Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week
40

Job FTE
1.0

Work Calendar
Fiscal

Job Category
Research

Benefits Eligible
Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay
$59,404 - $74,254

Compensation Type
salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)

Grade
8

Compensation Guidance
The Rate of Pay Field represents the University of Arizonas good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. The University considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidates work experience, education/training, key skills, and internal equity.

The Grade Range Minimum, Midpoint, and Maximum Fields listed below represent a full range of career compensation growth over time in this position and grade. Each unit typically sets starting pay between minimum and midpoint upon hire. The university offers compensation growth opportunities within its career architecture. To learn more about compensation, please review our Applicant Compensation Guide and our Total Rewards Calculator.

Grade Range Minimum
$59404

Grade Range Midpoint
$74254

Grade Range Maximum
$89105

Career Stream and Level
PC2

Job Family
Research & Data Analysis

Job Function
Research

Type of criminal background check required:
Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies
1

Target Hire Date
3/18/2024

Expected End Date
3/17/2026

Contact Information for Candidates
Kara Tanoue,
kalynq@arizona.edu

Open Date
2/28/2024

Open Until Filled
Yes

Documents Needed to Apply
Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant

Diversity Statement
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As a Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Notice of Availability of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), each year the University of Arizona releases an Annual Security Report (ASR) for each of the Universitys campuses. These reports disclose information including Clery crime statistics for the previous three calendar years and policies, procedures, and programs the University uses to keep students and employees safe, including how to report crimes or other emergencies and resources for crime victims. As a campus with residential housing facilities, the Main Campus ASR also includes a combined Annual Fire Safety report with information on fire statistics and fire safety systems, policies, and procedures.
Paper copies of the Reports can be obtained by contacting the University Compliance Office at cleryact@arizona.edu.

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