Data Analyst 3

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
03 – H – Exempt
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Associate Dean for Administration
Full/Part Time:


The Eberly College of Science seeks qualified candidates for a Data Analyst 3 position. The ECoS Data Analyst will be responsible for retrieving and analyzing data from a variety of data sources in order to provide information and analyses in the form of reports to college leadership for planning, assessment, and performance improvements in areas across the college. Design, write and analyze survey data. Serve as a consultant for faculty, staff, and institutional research practitioners in the college to provide advice and training on the selection and utilization of appropriate methods of data analysis. Collaborate with the college IT team to establish a secure repository for data analysis for college stakeholders, work on a variety of projects and ad hoc analyses, and serve on college or university committees to support college initiatives. The successful candidate must possess strong time and project management skills, possess the ability to exercise independent judgment, strong data presentation skills and excellent communication skills. Knowledge of Data Warehouse, EIS, IBIS, LionPATH, iTwo and Microsoft Office software is desired; skill with Qualtrics is preferred. A working knowledge of contemporary challenges in higher education and STEM disciplines is desirable. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088