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Director, Analytics & Data Science (Hybrid)

Institute of International Education
Washington, DC 20005
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Institute of International Education

IIE is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/ Individuals with Disabilities.

Organizational Department:

Schedule: Full Time

Education: Bachelor's Degree

Career Level:

Location: Chicago IL - Chicago, IL 60602 US
Houston TX - Houston, TX 77027 US
New York NY - New York, NY 10007 US (Primary)
Washington DC - Washington, DC 20005 US

Job Description:

Reporting to the Sr. Director of Business Systems the Director of Analytics and Data Science will provide hands-on expertise in delivering complex business intelligence (BI) to internal and external stakeholders of the Institute of International Education (IIE) and will serve as the Data Analytics and Data Science subject matter expert (SME) for IIE's Business Systems design and maintenance teams as well as the SME other IIE internal and external stakeholders.
This is a hands-on role to enable and enhance the Data Analytics practice at IIE and includes managing and adapting IIE to cloud-based data platform(s) in collaboration with IIE's Business Systems teams. The Director is expected to lead all data analytics and data science efforts at IIE and embed Data Analytics as part of solution design and maintenance of business applications. The Director works with internal and external stakeholders and the other business system teams to develop business intelligence specific requirements and align them to solutions.
The Director oversees the delivery of data distribution, insights and predictive models to support decision making. This role champions the use of business intelligence across the organization and the alignment of data to drive a single source of truth for the organization. The role calls for an individual with strong data management aptitude, ability to work effectively in a cross functional environment and ability to validate business insights as needed.

Essential Functions:
Leads enterprise Data Analytics and Data Science efforts at the Institute of International Education.
Influences and embeds Business Intelligence in solution design and application operations and maintenance activities.
Collaborates with multiple departments across IIE and helps teams to make data-driven decisions.
Designs, implements and delivers Data Analytics tools (such as Microsoft Power BI) to internal and external stakeholders.
Oversees Business Intelligence activities such as delivering analysis on data distributions, drawing insights, and developing predictive models.
Manages a team of data analysts for vendor-led and in-house digital media measurement programs and manages vendor relationships to ensure deliverables are met.
Contributes to the ongoing evolution of the measurement framework and engagement model for the ability to benchmark performance and provide context around KPIs.
Develops sophisticated reporting capabilities in partnership with select vendors and in-house teams who lead Operations, Research, Evaluation, Learning and Fundraising.

The Institute of International Education ("IIE") has a hybrid work environment that allows team members a combination of in-office work and telework at any of the locations listed above.

Job Requirements:

Education and Work Experience:
Requires a Bachelor's degree and at least eight years of related work experience, or combination education and experience.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
Minimum 5 years working in data and technology.

At least three years experience in Enterprise Data Strategy and leading Enterprise Data Management and Data Governance practices.
Expert level knowledge of Data Visualization with PowerBI (or similar tools)
Experience working with ETL (Extract, Transform and Load), Data Transformations, Data Warehouse and Building Data Pipelines.
Strong project management and presentation skills, including a track record of overseeing a portfolio of multiple projects and comfort with both large and small audiences.
Knowledge of common tools and methods for data science, machine learning, and business intelligence
Capability to generate Data Visualization and Data Insights with existing data from Programs.
Experience with Azure and Microsoft Platforms is preferred. GCP, and/or AWS tools and services experience will be considered.
Experience and knowledge of Machine Learning, Big Data and AI along with Data Security within Azure platform is highly preferred

To help promote and ensure the safety of our employees and those we work with, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees that have a qualifying medical condition that contraindicates a COVID-19 vaccination, or who object to being vaccinated based on a sincerely held religious belief, may request a reasonable accommodation. State and local guidelines apply.

Work Conditions & Physical Demands:

Essential functions are performed in a general office setting with low noise. Job demands may require long periods of sitting; telephone work and/or computer work, as well as interactions with other team members and external stakeholders. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
IIE is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Travel: 10 to 25%


Posted: 2022-09-13 Expires: 2022-10-15

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