The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for a Senior Data Analyst. The position supports the Financial Aid Office by insuring data integrity in the PeopleSoft Student System for all financial aid functions. The Analyst works closely with Information Technology (IT) to ensure timely and efficient solutions for all software related functional needs within the student system. The Analyst will also conduct all functional systems testing, manages the student self-service application, troubleshoots functional problems, creates/designs financial aid batch processes; and runs quality control reports. The Senior Data Analyst is responsible for providing overall backup support for the PeopleSoft Financial Aid Module; works to increase productivity through operational efficiency and system effectiveness. Independently, assesses complex issues and implements functionality of the Financial Aid Module. The Senior Data Analyst has wide latitude of decision making in the design, development and implementation of methodologies that ensure quality control and data integrity. The Analyst will ensure compliance on continual internal audit and testing of all Title IV process outcomes. The ideal candidate will maintain expertise and up-to-date knowledge in all areas of financial aid to ensure department can plan and react positively to constantly changing Federal, State and institutional postures concerning student financial assistance.