We’re looking for a Data Analyst to help us push the boundaries of what education can offer through the power of technology.
Education is our passion, and our team members bring that to work each day as they aim to advance learning in every region of the world.
Blackboard is the world's leading education technology company, providing dynamic products and services to the global education community.
We’re focused on driving innovation in EdTech and working with our clients to create a smarter learning environment.
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Blackboard’s Student Success organization is looking for a knowledgeable, results-oriented Data Analyst to join our team and work directly with our Higher Education clients as well as with various internal stakeholders.
We are focused on making data-driven decisions that address the big challenges facing institutions today and this person will play a leadership role in that work.
Across the Blackboard organization, and on behalf of our clients, there is a heavy emphasis on using data to guide and optimize the best strategic approach to enterprise-level objectives such as enrollment growth, financial health, and student retention.
As Data Analyst, you will be a go-to person for these efforts within Blackboard Student Success. You will be responsible for delivering the quantitative inputs, models and analysis required to make informed decisions both for our clients and for our business.
You will have deep expertise in data modeling, data visualization, forecasting and analysis. You will have a thorough understanding of the tools required for these tasks as well as the necessary inputs and KPIs.
Primary responsibilities will include :
Client Facing Reports
The Candidate :
Required skills / qualifications :
Ability to deconstruct client / business requests into effective requirements
Preferred skills / qualifications :
To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible).
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.
Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression , protected military / veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.