Data Analyst 4

Grade 64

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Career Ladder

A listing of titles that are most commonly used as steps for upward mobility for this title series. The salary schedule for this career ladder is also available.

  1. Data Analyst Trainee 1

    Similar to Grade 14

  2. Data Analyst Trainee 2

    Similar to Grade 16

  3. Data Analyst 1

    Grade 18

  4. Data Analyst 2

    Grade 23

  5. Data Analyst 3

    Grade 27

  6. Data Analyst 4

    Grade 64

Summary of Job Description

As a Data Analyst 4, you would oversee the data analytics unit by developing and executing a strategy for analytics solutions across business functions; directs staff in the evaluation of current approaches to ensure they best achieve goals; leads staff in developing and preparing a consistent set of operational reports that reflect established standards and metrics; provides expertise on how to properly store, analyze, and interpret data; leads idea generation and design of campaigns across analytics use cases and manages key performance indicators for end-to-end delivery; and administratively supervises Data Analysts 3 and lower level staff.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

Non-competitive: one year of permanent service as a Data Analyst 3 OR bachelorís degree in data or computer science, informatics, economics, statistics, mathematics, or a related field, and seven years of experience in data visualization, and statistical models and data mining tools. Two years of the experience must have been at a managerial level.

How to Apply

An examination is not used to fill this title. You must meet the minimum qualifications of the title in order to be considered for this position. You must apply directly to the agency or agencies that have this title.

Career Mobility

Career mobility is not just limited to the titles in the Career Ladder, above. Additional movement may be achieved through other examinations, additional education and/or work experience. For additional information or clarification, current State employees should contact the Career Mobility Office. Visit ELMS Online to view established open-competitive, promotion, and transition eligible lists. If you are not a current New York State employee, see Employment Opportunities with New York State and find out how to become a New York State employee.

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