Overview

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Under general supervision of the Staff Services Manager I, in the Division of Digital and Data Services (DDS), Information Management Branch, the Research Data Analyst II (RDAII) will perform a variety of tasks including business application support, data management, research, development of data visualizations and dashboards, and data analysis.

The RDAII is the subject matter expert and business administrator for the Local Assistance Program (LAP) Oracle application, LP2000. The incumbent is the statewide point-of-contact for the business to manage user accounts and LP2000 bugs/the need for enhancements. The incumbent is responsible to efficiently and effectively articulate the business’ needs to IT technical support staff. Additionally, the incumbent will be responsible for the conceptualization and development of highly complex reports, methodologies, and studies; conducting the necessary technical and statistical research, analysis, and compiling information for use by the LAP to manage current and future program and project delivery needs.

The quality of the services provided will assist with the management, coordination, and reporting of information for projects and programs administered by LAP, totaling over $1.5 billion each year. The incumbent will work both in a multidisciplinary team setting and/or have primary responsibility for special projects. In either setting, the staff person will be expected to work in consultation with various levels of Department, federal, state, and local agencies. Areas of analysis are likely to be lacking in precedent and/or limited availability of subject matter experts, where independent investigation will be required.

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Research Data Analyst II Exam

Eligibility for hire may be determined by your score on the exam. For those who do not have current eligibility (e.g. transfer, permissive reinstatement or voluntary demotions) and/or who will be new to state civil services employment, you must be on the state examination list to be eligible for these positions. The exam is located here:  https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Exams/ExamBulletin.aspx?ExamControlId=1305

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