The University of Georgia is seeking qualified candidates to fill senior Application Analyst positions responsible for analyzing, documenting, and supporting initiatives related to Enterprise Student Systems. (Multiple positions available with competitive compensation)
The University of Georgia, a land-grant/sea-grant university, is the oldest, most comprehensive and most diversified educational institution of higher education in Georgia. The University is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta. Athens is located in an area of great natural beauty, and the campus and community offer many cultural and recreational opportunities. Additional information about the University of Georgia is available at http://www.uga.edu.
Applicant screening will begin immediately; however, screening will continue until the positions are filled. The application packet should include a cover letter summarizing how the applicant’s credentials and experience meet the needs, responsibilities and qualifications.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field; A degree in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Business, Computer Science, Math, or some other technical or analytical subject
Two-three years of professional experience in business systems analysis, project management, quality assurance or other technical setting
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
Experience with MS Outlook, MS Word, Visio, PowerPoint and other standard office applications
Intermediate to advanced skills with data analysis and using Excel
Strong analytical skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment that is change-oriented
Previous experience in a higher education organization working with ERP and academic business processes strongly preferred
Advanced analytical and troubleshooting skills with complex technical subjects and tasks.
Experience with reporting/query tools (Argos, SQL Developer, Tableau, Cognos, or Crystal Reports) a plus
Project management and/or business process improvement skills
Experience utilizing critical thinking skills to proactively problem solve including anticipation of issues, determination of solution or resolution, and provide appropriate communication to impacted parties