The University of Notre Dame (http://ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Research Analyst. Applications will be accepted until 12/13/2015.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Supports research activities of the Mendoza College of Business faculty. Primary responsibilities include providing statistical and mathematical consulting and analysis for a broad cross-section of projects, performing research related programming tasks, and providing on-going R&D. Responsible for installing, maintaining, and updating all research databases and software. Assists in research software testing and system configurations.
Responsible for researching, creating, and updating knowledge base articles and Mendoza IT Research Group web pages to facilitate knowledge sharing. Gathers and creates training manuals, user manuals, operations manuals, and other research related documentation.
Works with individuals and groups within the Mendoza College of Business, including the business branch of the University Library, and groups around campus, including the Center for Research Computing and Office of Information Technologies. Assists in managing vendor relationships, negotiating contracts, procuring solutions, and monitoring expenses to stay within budget constraints.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Masters degree or higher in a quantitative field such as finance, economics, statistics or mathematics.Working knowledge of one or more of the following: C/C++, Microsoft Visual Studio, MATLAB , SAS , SPSS , STATA , Perl, Python, FORTRAN , R and other common research tools. Expert knowledge of at least one programming language and one statistical software package. Flexibility in learning new research tools and programming languages.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Doctoral degree in a quantitative field such as finance, economics, statistics or mathematics. 3 years experience in applying research methods using a variety of software/hardware combinations.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!
The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and others that will enhance our community. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # http://apptrkr.com/705556. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.
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