Search for Strategic Analyst

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The Meruelo Family Center for Career Development is seeking a talented data analytics professional to join our team of 30+ professionals. This is a newly refined position in the Center, and the anticipated start date is February 1, 2021. This unique role provides an analytics professional the opportunity to work in a dynamic office where data analysis has a direct impact on strategic decisions, ultimately advancing student career success. Your day-to-day work will change a student's life. Given the nature of job responsibilities, candidates interested in a remote position are welcome to apply.

About the Strategic Analyst Position

The Strategic Analyst is responsible for managing the CCD's overall effort related to data collection, analysis, and reporting. The Strategic Analyst supports all data-related functions for the four departments in the Center (Operations and Communications, Employer Engagement, Undergraduate Career Services, and Graduate Career Services).  Key areas of data collection and analysis include First Destination Survey data, career pathways, satisfaction surveys, employer engagement, and student engagement in career services. 

The Strategic Analyst will be required to gather, interpret, and use data to develop actionable steps that will improve processes and optimize results that directly align with creation and execution of the overall CCD operational and strategic plan.

This position is designed as an entry-level role.  A bachelor's degree (in any discipline) is required.  At least one to two years of experience with data analytics and reporting is also required. Recent graduates with computer science/data analysis coursework are welcome to apply.

Experience with Tableau

The CCD shares information with University leadership, deans of academic colleges, and students through Notre Dame's Tableau server and sites such as dataND. One of the most important qualifications of the Strategic Analyst is proficiency with creating worksheets, dashboards, and stories in Tableau. Finalists in the application process will be required to demonstrate their proficiency with Tableau.

About the Meruelo Family Center for Career Development

Application Instructions

  • Interested candidates must submit an application online on Notre Dame's centralized website
  • The application deadline is Friday, January 8, 2021. A review of applications will begin immediately.
  • A cover letter and resume are required.  


The Meruelo Family Center for Career Development staff is committed to advancing a culture of diversity and inclusion. Referrals for candidates can be directed to our search committee by e-mailing


Questions can be directed to the search committee by e-mailing  Note: The Center for Career Development will be closed for the holidays from December 22 through January 5. Response to emails will be delayed during that period.