The Systems Analyst is responsible for providing and supporting computer information systems to the campus community, including support for Ellucian's Banner software suite through process analysis, configuration consultation, problem resolution, and reporting. The Systems Analyst analyzes, designs, supports, and documents computer information systems, serves as project leader by actively participating in the development of systems, managing programming, testing, quality control, and implementation, and provides ongoing support to users through training, maintenance and troubleshooting.
Description of Primary Duties:
A Systems Analyst serves as a software consultant to university business offices. They are tasked with software implementation and configuration and the requirements gathering, analysis, design, testing, documentation, implementation, and debugging of custom software solutions developed in-house. They are often also asked to advise on general process improvement. This Systems Analyst will be assigned to Administrative Services, the university division tasked with a wide variety of infrastructure areas, including Human Resources, Safety and Transportation, Facilities, Space Management, Maintenance, Planning / Design / Construction and many others.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
Education: A Bachelor's degree or the equivalent is required; a Bachelor's degree in a computer-related field is preferred.
Skills: The ability to manage multiple concurrent projects, reason analytically and work with people possessing differing levels of technical knowledge is required. The ability to solve complex procedural and/or software problems by using logic, creativity, technology, and interpersonal skills is required. The ability to maintain confidentiality in regard to information processed, stored, or accessed by the systems is required. Effective verbal and written communications skills and proficiency in writing technical specifications are required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
Other: The twenty-four hour scope of University operations requires this position to be available evenings, nights, and weekends support implementations or upgrades and to respond to calls regarding questions or problems with the University's computing systems.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
First date of consideration March 8, 2019. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire.
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