Tableau Specialist

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Location - Westford, MA

The Tableau Specialist will work closely with our internal teams and external clients in the creation, launch, maintenance, and enhancement of Tableau dashboards. The goal is to aide internal and client-side analysts in deriving marketing insights from data through on-demand, live dashboards.

Responsibilities include:

  • Full lifecycle design and develop of Tableau reports and dashboards
  • Collaborate closely with in-house development and database teams on data-driven product solutions
  • Train and educate co-workers on Tableau tools and best practices
  • Lead enhancement and product development discussions to continually innovate reporting and analytics
  • Coordinate multiple client requests and project activities at any one time to ensure accurate, timely and efficient reporting and analysis
  • Create custom dashboards as needed based on client requests and needs
  • User license and access management
  • Participate in the design and delivery of curriculum related to the rollout of new reports and dashboards to drive adoption across clients

In this role, you should be comfortable as the chief knowledge center for all things Tableau and be able to communicate expertise and recommendations to both analysts and c-level executives. This is an opportunity to make significant contributions to an organization that is bought into bringing enterprise-class solutions to market leveraging a best-in-class data analysis and dashboarding tool.


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Experience & Education

  • 3-5 years as a Tableau developer working directly with business teams to define and create dashboards and visualizations
  • Expertise with data visualization best practices
  • Previous marketing data visualization experience, a plus
  • Possess a strong foundation in data analytics, an understanding, and foundation in data science

Tableau Specific Skills:

  • Tableau Online experience
  • On-premise (Oracle), cloud (Google, Amazon), and Tableau Online data source experience
  • Tableau Bridge experience
  • User-based filters for row level security
  • Calculations: Basic (Sums, etc), IF and CASE statements, LOD, and quick table calculations
  • Creating Parameters and implementing those in charts and as filters
  • Modifying Dimensions: Aliases, Sets, Groups, Hierarchies
  • Filter control and customization
  • Create custom color palettes
  • Reference lines, trends, dual-axis
  • URL Actions
  • Admin Tableau Online site for User and Groups with respective security levels
  • General understand of relational databases
  • Working knowledge/familiarity with SQL

Here’s why you should work for us:

Okay, now that you’ve read all the technical stuff…

Looking for a welcoming, upbeat company that supports your professional growth and puts you on the cutting edge of the higher education marketing industry? You should join us! We’re a fast-growing, innovative team within a well-established company with an unmatched reputation.

Besides getting to do work we’re passionate about, here are some of our favorite parts about working at Carnegie Dartlet:

  • Growing company with a family feel
  • Reverse commute from Boston—avoid the traffic!
  • Flexible work environment
  • Fun office events and laid-back culture
  • Half-day summer Fridays
  • Industry exposure through Carnegie Dartlet's blog, social media, and other forums
  • Entrepreneurial approach and spirit
  • Open workspace promoting collaboration and team learning

About Carnegie Dartlet:

For more than 30 years, Carnegie Dartlet has been a leader in higher education marketing and recruitment solutions. With access to more college-bound students than any other company, we help colleges and universities meet their enrollment goals. Our cutting-edge digital marketing capabilities deliver customized solutions for our clients.

Our team is energetic, enthusiastic, and passionate about our clients’ goals. We are looking for innovators who can contribute great ideas to our organization. Carnegie Dartlet embraces and affirms diversity of every kind. We are an equal opportunity employer who believes passionately in the power of human connection, knowing that we are strongest when we bring a breadth of perspectives and experiences to our work. We celebrate differences within our team and actively promote inclusion in our workplace.

For more information or to submit your cover letter and résumé, please email No phone calls or unscheduled visits to the office, please. Carnegie Dartlet is an equal opportunity employer.