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Database Support Specialist, Data Analysis, Research & Evaluation

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in:  Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today. 

CAMBA's Data Analysis, Research and Evaluation Department maintains the agency's client tracking database (including client demographics, service delivery and outcomes), and agency-wide program dashboards. We train program staff in data entry, and generate reports for agency executive and managers, as well as for funders.  We design program evaluation projects (sometimes along with external researchers at universities and research organizations), collect and analyze data, and report on results.

What The Database Support Specialist Does:

The person filling this position is expected, under general supervision to: (1) serve as a Database Administrator for the implementation of CAMBA’s electronic case management system for CAMBA's contracts/programs; (2) perform and coordinate functions related to CAMBA’s electronic case management system on a day-to-day basis; and, (3) Create Application-, Management- and ad hoc reports using SQL Server Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Computer Science and two years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.
  • Must have strong knowledge of relational databases.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Access, SQL Server 2008, 2014; SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Proficient in writing complex SQL Scripts (T-SQL).
  • Knowledge of SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) & SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) is a plus.
  • Proficient in creating stored procedures and views.
  • Proficient in creating Alteryx workflows.
  • Proficient in migrating data across systems/databases.
  • Must have a strong knowledge of advance Excel features (creating Macros with VBA code).
  • Proficient in writing VBA scripts
  • A solid understanding of how users go through change and the change process.
  • Experience and knowledge of change management principles, methodologies and tools
  • Excellent active listening skills.
  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences.
  • Ability to influence others and move toward a common vision or goal.
  • Problem solving and root cause identification skills
  • Attend trainings for system administrators on or off site as needed.
  • Knowledge of VB, ASP .Net and R is a plus.
  • Ability to converse with clients in a language other than English (Haitian/Creole, French, Spanish, Russian, etc.), desirable but not required. 

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to submitresumes@CAMBA.org and write "Database Support Specialist, Data Analysis, Research & Evaluation​" in subject of email.

CAMBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.​​​

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