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University of Rochester Data Specialist - 207766 in Rochester, New York

Data Specialist

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Simon Grad School Business

Full/Part Time


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Full Time 40 hours Grade 079 Simon Grad Sch Faculty


8 AM-5 PM



Position Summary:

Simon Technical Services at the University of Rochester is looking to hire an undergraduate or graduate student with interest in working with the database integration team over a ten week period from June 4th through August 10th, 2018. This internship will be focused on data analysis for Student Information Systems. This is a temporary internship opportunity.

General Purpose:

This position is being offered as one of a number of positions being coordinated under the umbrella of the University IT Internship Program in the summer of 2018. As a result, while the emphasis will be on individual experiences based on a position description provided, the group will be organized as a starting cohort and meet approximately every two weeks. The emphasis of this cohort experience will be to expose all participants to multiple facets of the Information Technology environment at the University of Rochester. These sessions will combine presentation by IT professionals and group discussion to broaden the learning experience. All students will also be asked to prepare a poster session at the end of the program. This will provide program participants an opportunity to link classroom learning to the practicum, as well as formalize thoughts and service recommendations to the IT organization.

Specific Responsibilities:

Under direction of the project managers and with latitude for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative:

  • Student and course data analysis

  • Other


  • AAS degree in Electronic Data Processing and prefer 1 year of related work experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Prefer pursuing (or completed) a Bachelor’s degree, and interest in Information Technology.

  • Strong oral, written, and team communication skills, effective questioning, listening, and analytical skills.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • MS Excel or Access experience. MS SQL Server and/or Oracle recommended but not required.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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