Senior Data Analyst - School of Medicine, Strategic Data Analytics

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Operations
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Information Technology
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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  • Supports the acquisition, management and analysis of data from multiple sites or sources.
  • Supports the configuration and management of technology solutions supporting the receipt, transformation, validation and storage of data.
  • Ensures that the uses of data through reports and queries are appropriate.
  • Serves as an organizational consultant on matters relating to databases by providing expertise to assist users in meeting their needs.
  • Develops automated quality control procedures to assess quality of data and provides reports to data owners.
  • Works effectively within a group setting in areas of design of data collection instruments, database management, analysis of data, and creation of reports and dashboards.
  • Develops and performs appropriate analyses.
  • Provides explanations of analysis methods, assumptions made, and assists in interpretation of results and implications therein.
  • Documents methods and results through development and maintenance of standard documentation artifacts including data dictionaries, standard operating procedures and analysis methodology descriptions.
  • Works with onsite or field-based counterparts to coordinate consistent implementation of data quality control measures and provision of access to the central data repositories.
  • Performs related responsibilities as assigned.

Additional Job Details:

  • Reporting directly to the Director of Strategic Data Analytics, School of Medicine with reporting lines also to the Sr. Director for Space and Facilities Administration, this role supports the development and preparation of operational and analytical dashboards for the School of Medicine leadership. Broadly, the scope will include the school’s research and education enterprises, alongside key operational resources (people, service centers, space, and financial).
  • Maintains the school’s space information system. Produces reports on space occupancy and usage. Assists with the collection of data required for the university’s space survey.
  • Develops and maintains reports supporting the school’s diversity, equity, and inclusion plan and other key metrics partnering with members of the Office of Faculty Academic Advancement, Leadership & Inclusion.
  • Prepares monthly & annual reporting for school and department leadership for the school’s research enterprise – both financial and productivity metrics.
  • Maintains monthly performance statistics for the school’s service centers.
  • Participates with the data governance process advancing the developing of reporting, improving current reports, supporting data validation, integrity and quality assurance, and developing data.


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, and three years of experience in processes and standards related to data, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Experience with relational database management systems such as, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL preferred.
  • Experience with statistical packages such as, SAS, SPSS, R preferred.


NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs.  Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines of department of work.  Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.

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