Senior Data Analyst

Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)
06 Dec 2021
End of advertisement period
09 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Strategy, Planning and Performance  

  • Full-time, ongoing appointment
  • Salary range: Level 7: $90,862 - $100,814 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
  • 2 positions available

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the team

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

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 the appointee you will, under broad direction, support in producing advanced analytics services and business intelligence solutions that provide clarity of performance, forecasting and insights to support decision making.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification, preferably in Data Science or Computer science or demonstrated equivalent competency
  • Substantial relevant analytics experience at an appropriate level
  • Advanced Knowledge of Oracle Hyperion, Essbase, and preferably Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
  • Substantial experience in administration of Oracle Hyperion platform, including metadata maintenance, security roles and access management, job scheduling, reports writing, and performance monitoring
  • Expertise with variety of analytics and visualisation tools such as Python, Power BI, SQL, Excel
  • Experience in a client facing analytical role and excellent stakeholder management, and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability in creating and maintaining Hyperion data loading and integration process

About you

You will be highly organised with the ability to work independently, show initiative and exercise judgement. You will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and work productively as part of the Strategy, Planning and Performance team.

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description. Please see the position description prior to applying.

You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria

Closing date: 11:55 PM AWST on Sunday, 9 January 2022

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

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

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

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered.
  • UWA has been awarded Bronze Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2021).
  • UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020.