Location: West Hartford, CT Category: Staff Posted On: Fri Sep 20 2019 Job Description:
The Applications Analyst I serves as a technical team member with respect to the ongoing maintenance and support of the University Student Information System, and other enterprise systems. The position builds, maintains and supports new and existing applications and interfaces to support various offices on campus by integrating systems. The individual in this position also develops custom programming, reports, and metric solutions per end user requirements. He/she meets with end users to analyze problems, develop solutions and configure applications to the appropriate specifications.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to)
Serve as a technical team member with respect to ongoing maintenance, upgrade and support of University Student Information System
Meet with end users to determine business needs and requirements for process automation/integration
Create, modify and/or deactivate enterprise application user access accounts
Design, code, test and deploy new technology solutions for various offices as needed
Develop and follow best practices with respect to system configuration, data standards, integrity, and reporting
Develop reports and metric solutions as needed for various departments
Refine data, maintain existing technology solutions and code change requests
Document all requirement gathering, requests for information and daily activities
Maintain proper programming documentation
Keep abreast of emerging technologies and programming languages, adapt to changing technology and seek ways to utilize emerging technology solutions
Develop a detailed knowledge of various departmental processes to facilitate applications support, requirement gathering and the software development lifecycle
Bachelor's or Associate's degree preferred; experience considered in lieu of degree
1-3 years programming/analyst experience in a Windows/.NET environment preferred
Experience with relational databases, SQL Server, TSQL, and SSIS
Experience in a higher education environment preferred
Experience with academic ERPs/CRMs (e.g. Jenzabar EX, Slate), financial aid software (e.g. PowerFAIDs), reporting software (e.g. Infomaker, SSRS), and developing within the Office365 suite, a plus
Strong problem solving, quantitative, and analytical ability
Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced environment while keeping a customer service attitude
Understanding of current technology and development trends around web, mobile, desktop and/or cloud computing
Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee population
Commitment to the mission of the University of Saint Joseph
Physical ability to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff and strongly encourages applications from women and people of color.
The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population in an inclusive environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity, and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.At University of Saint Joseph, our mission statement profoundly resonates with our faculty and staff and serves as the foundation upon which our employment policy is built.We seek to attract, develop and retain individuals who are committed to our mission. We are committed to providing an environment where diverse talents, perspectives, experiences and contributions are recognized, and one that promotes the "growth of the whole person" with resources that enable employees to meet professional and personal life needs.