Job: Part-time INDIGO Systems & Data Analyst (Government Outcomes Lab)

The Blavatnik School of Government is seeking a talented Systems & Data Analyst to join the International Network for Data on Impact and Government Outcomes (INDIGO) project, part of the Government Outcomes Lab.

The INDIGO initiative includes community activities, a system for sharing data, and various datasets available as open data on the GO Lab website. As an emerging data collaborative, we believe that helping more people share and use quality data will improve both the efficiency and effectiveness of these projects. Our mission is summarised as better data for better social outcomes.

The INDIGO Systems & Data Analyst will be the technical lead for INDIGO systems and business processes, collaborating with researchers and a network of Data Stewards to create data visualisations and mathematical models, develop dynamic simulations, and perform pattern analyses of systems under the supervision of a senior colleagues. The postholder will be responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining processes for data sharing, quality control, issue resolution (helpdesk support), and guidance for a wide range of internal and external users.

The successful candidates will hold an undergraduate degree in a highly quantitative subject along with some relevant work experience, and proficiency using statistical, database and web application programming languages - including Python and working with JSON structured data. You must have experience in statistics, data governance, business process management, and/or technical helpdesk management or support, and the ability to manage and analyse large datasets. Excellent prioritisation, team working and communication skills, including the ability to present data effectively in reports, research papers or slide presentations, are essential.

This position is offered on a part-time basis (0.6FTE) and is fixed-term until March 2024. Further details for this position can be found in the full job description on the University website.

Grade 6: £29,614 - £35,326 per annum (with a discretionary range to £38,587) pro-rated for part-time appointments

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon (UK time) on Monday 6 December 2021.

To apply, please visit the University website.