Thanks to generous support from eConnect, the Libraries are hiring a new student associate analyst to assist with the work of the Center. Here are some details:
This student employee position supports the work of the Center for Gaming Research within University Libraries by helping to maintain and improve its collections and analysis of data. This entails accessing data from a variety of government and corporate websites; applying that data to a series of spreadsheets; and publishing the material generated in user-friendly reports. The successful applicant will demonstrate the ability to identify relevant and useful data, to troubleshoot errors, and produce work that is ready to be disseminated.
Initially, the Analyst will work under the close supervision of the Director. At the end of the semester, the Analyst will produce a capstone project, in which the Analyst will identify a gap in available reports and collect data, analyze it, and structure it into a new report. This project will demonstrate the Analyst’s ability to understand the nature of gaming data and to work independently in creating new sources of knowledge.
The position pays $12 an hour, with 20 hours of week throughout the Fall 2014 semester (17 weeks). Qualified applicants must meet the following requirements:
Demonstrated academic achievement
An ability to produce high quality work
An interest in the field of gaming and business analytics
For more information, including about how to apply, visit the eConnect Associate Analyst page.