Technical and Data Analyst (usyd)

usyd    Camperdown Campus    2024-07-11

Job posting number: #129892 (Ref:0119848)

Job Description

  • Full time fixed term until December 2024

  • Base Salary HEO6 $99, 455 + 17% superannuation

About the opportunity

The Technical and Data Analyst is responsible for the efficient delivery of all services offered by the Data, Reporting & Systems team, including data extraction, development of database objects to support data-visualizations, data matching, bulk data loading, data cleaning and development of Power BI visualisations. In addition, the Technical & Data Analyst will work on projects as required.

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Furnish all areas of the Advancement Portfolio with the data services they require for operational and strategic functions, within agreed timeframes

  • Plan, develop and deploy: Snowflake database objects with appropriate change management controls and Power BI visualisations (and associated data sources) to meet strategic and operational needs

  • Participate in continuous improvement of data governance by maintaining detailed documentation for all data assets, database objects

  • Be an active participant in the development of data related business processes and frameworks that ensure sustainability of the team

  • Adhere to and maintain data integrity and governance framework for the portfolio.

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About you

  • Bachelor's Degree - In a relevant field and/or relevant training and experience

  • Be highly organised and self-motivated with a strong attention to detail and an ability to work autonomously

  • Excellent Technical Skills including highly proficient in the use of SQL

  • Strong interpersonal skills and verbal communication skills, including the ability to build effective working relationships with colleagues and clients, and work with clients to understand data, reporting & system requirements.

To keep our community safe, please be aware of our COVID safety precautions which form our conditions of entry for all staff, students and visitors coming to campus.

Sponsorship / work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Australian Temporary Residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed term contract for the length of their visa, depending on the requirements of the hiring area and the reasons for the position.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

EEO statement 

At the University of Sydney, our shared values include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a University community which reflects the wider community that we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, women, people living with a disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and those who identify as LGBTIQ. We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. 

How to apply

Applications (including a cover letter, CV, and any additional supporting documentation) can be submitted via the Apply button at the top of the page.  

For employees of the University or contingent workers, please login into your Workday account and navigate to the Career icon on your Dashboard.  Click on USYD Find Jobs and apply.

For a confidential discussion about the role, or if you require reasonable adjustment or any documents in alternate formats, please contact Sarah Scott, Recruitment Operations on or by email to

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Applications close: Sunday 21st July 2024

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Applications Close

Sunday 21 July 2024 11:59 PM

Employer Info

Job posting number:#129892 (Ref:0119848)
Application Deadline:2024-08-10
Employer Location:usyd
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