Job Position : Informatics Data Analyst
Company Name : City of Tyler
Company Location : Tyler, TX
Apply Online at : https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/tylertexas
CITY OF TYLER
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT #993450
DATE POSTED: September 6, 2017
JOB TITLE: Informatics Data Analyst
SALARY: $48,908.91 per year
PAY CLASS CODE: 112, Exempt
PURPOSE OF POSITION
Design, develop, implement and maintain business solutions by analyzing the operations and design of the City of Tyler so as to propose ways to improve its structure, efficiency, transparency and cost effectiveness or other organizational enhancements. This is accomplished by analyzing, through technical incorporation, relevant data to improve Business Intelligence using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining and predictive analysis, communicating findings to relevant senior staff and subsequently recommending a course of action. Data reporting, storage and integration along with software updates. Also, publication of appropriate data for public transparency, using either a widget or open data portal and other duties as assigned.
Extraction of data, e.g. Data Mining.
Analysis of data for trends and anomalies by using advanced mathematics, mostly probability and statistical methods to perform analysis of extracted data.
Research available advanced analytic methods included in the IBM BI software.
Presentation of data using graphic design to create graphs with clear concise focus.
Communicate with department heads to develop solutions, including managing projects from start to finish with organization and time management skills.
Ability to communicate findings to a range of technologically advanced individuals.
Publication of data to portal, including importing widgets into existing city portals, updating the portal with periodic data, and creating goals and monitoring progress of defined goals.
Working with and training key personnel by helping to develop environment, including databases and data sets, for departments through the City and educating individuals or groups of employees to deploy software for citywide use.
BI System Management including system maintenance and upgrades for Business Intelligence software periodically.
Education and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree plus three (3) years’ experience in a relevant field is required, with five (5) years’ experience preferred. Should have experience in computer hardware, ArcGIS, IBM BI (Cognos), SQL Server, SunGard, MS Office, and OpenGov. Advanced reading and math, including the ability to read and review technical journals, abstracts, financial reports work with advanced mathematical operations methods and functions of real and complex variables.
It is the policy of the City to recruit, employ and to provide compensation, promotion, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, and other protected veteran. The City affirms that employment decisions shall be made only on the basis of a person’s ability to perform the essential functions of the job. The City shall continually review its employment practices and personnel procedures and take positive steps to assure that equality of employment opportunity in the City of Tyler, Texas is a fact as well as an ideal.
The City of Tyler supports a policy of a drug and alcohol free workplace. All candidates are subject to pre-employment testing, which may include, but is not limited to, Drug and Alcohol Screenings, Work Fitness Evaluation, Criminal Background Check, and Consumer Report/Credit Check.