The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for a Data Analyst and/or Senior Data Analyst. The positions support the Financial Aid Office by insuring data integrity in the PeopleSoft Student System for all financial aid functions that result in the timely and efficient direct financial aid services to students. The Analysts works closely with Information Technology (IT) to ensure timely and efficient solutions for all software related functional needs within the student system.
The Data Analyst conducts all functional systems testing, manages the student self- service application, troubleshoots functional problems, creates and runs quality control reports and other system queries for data extraction.
The Senior Data Analyst is responsible for providing overall backup support for the PeopleSoft Financial Aid Module. The Senior Analyst works to increase productivity through operational efficiency and system effectiveness, independently, independently assesses complex issues and implements functionality of the Financial Aid Module. The Senior Data Analyst has wide latitude of decision making in the design, development and implementation of methodologies that ensure quality control and data integrity. They will develop, implement, manage, report and ensure compliance on continual internal audit and testing of all Title IV process outcomes. They will maintain expertise and up-to-date knowledge in all areas of financial aid to ensure department can plan and react positively to constantly changing Federal, State and institutional postures concerning student financial assistance.