EDUCATION DATA ANALYST
Education Program Specialist I
|MSDE - Div for Assess & Accountability - History
|8/2/2022 1:00:00 PM
|9/11/2022 11:59:00 PM
|$74,344.00 - $119,591.00/year
LOCATION OF POSITION
S. Grasmick Education Building
West Baltimore Street
Main Purpose of Job
Provides management, analysis, and reporting of
education data and maintains SAS databases in support of the MSDE Office of Performance
Reporting and Accountability program initiatives. As such: acquires education
data from the MSDE data warehouse; designs, creates, and manages datasets;
writes computer programs to organize and clean data acquired by local school
systems to create valid datasets; analyzes data; interprets and summarizes data
analysis findings through written reports; supports accountability data analysis
and reporting; prepares datasets and reports in response to legislator and
general public inquires.
EDUCATION: Possession of a Master’s Degree or equivalent 36 credit hours of post-baccalaureate course work from an accredited college or university.
One year experience writing
computer programs used for data cleaning, data management, and data reporting.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
of educational accountability programs; experience creating and managing data
collection systems; experience working with sensitive data; skill in data
management and analysis (SAS desired); skill in interpreting and summarizing
research findings; skill in providing technical guidance to internal and
external teams; skill in maintaining effective working relationships with
internal and external teams; skill in managing timelines and deadlines; ability
to analyze complex program issues and to recommend solutions; ability to
communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing.