Systems Analyst

Posted on1/25/2018
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDirector of Business Intelligence
Reports in officeData Services
Application due dateOpen until filled
Job start dateASAP
CityAthens
State/ProvinceGeorgia
InstitutionUniversity System of Georgia
Institution descriptionThe University System of Georgia (USG) is one of the nation’s largest and leading public higher education systems. The USG is committed to creating a more educated Georgia that is prepared for the global, knowledge economy by increasing degree completion, ensuring academic excellence, spurring research and creativity, driving business creation, and making effective and efficient use of resources. The USG will accelerate our state’s higher education commitment to educational attainment, accountability, partnerships, performance, value, and global competitiveness. Our organizational core values are founded upon the principles of Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect.
Job dutiesEssential Duties and Responsibilities include:
• Abstract business requirements into logical business rules, and further translate to technical specs.
• Manage task completion across all implementation phases using the prescribed software development life cycle. Lead by example in adherence to documentation and development practices.
• Be able to gather and prepare data from multiple data sources to support business analytics.
• Be able to design, develop, and distribute complex reports, dashboards and other data visualizations using a variety of reporting platforms (IBM Cognos, Tableau etc.).
• Anticipate, identify and mitigate risks and manage resolutions of complex data and reporting issues across different business domains.
• Understand relational and dimensional databases.
• Understand Oracle database, PL/SQL, and IBM Cognos or other reporting tools
• Communicate project risks, issues, timelines, solutions and status to supervisor.
• Work with internal and external customers, business analysts and team leads to develop and implement best practices.
QualificationsEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
• Baccalaureate degree required.
• Over three years of related experience required.
• Or equivalent combination of education and experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• Knowledge of programming code language and logic.
• Knowledge of internet standards.
• Knowledge of change management processes.
• Knowledge of data storage systems.
• Knowledge of backup systems concepts.
• Knowledge of database development and management concepts.
• Knowledge of firewall and information security principles.
• Knowledge of server operating systems.
• Knowledge of industry best practices.
• Knowledge of system administration products and tools.
• Knowledge of application protocols, advanced networking and multi-tier application architecture.
• Skill in collaborating with multiple constituents.
• Skill in decision making and problem solving.
• Skill in the provision of support to end users.
• Skill in oral and written communication.
• Ability to respond diplomatically to sensitive and critical issues.
• Ability to effectively multi-task.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsMinimum hiring salary: $59,666
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