Application Support Analyst

Denton, TX
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title
Application Support Analyst

Official Title
Application Support Analyst

Position Number

University IT Services - 110180


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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Department Overview
The Student Success Technology team is a part of University Information Technology (UIT). This team provides business analysis, configuration, coordination, training, support and testing services in support of campus applications such as Salesforce CRM to enhance student success initiatives.

Job Description
The Student Success Technology (SST) team is seeking to hire a Salesforce CRM Administrator. The position reports to the Director of Student Success Technology. The position will work closely with a diverse group of constituents in technical and functional areas to support and implement campus-wide student success initiatives. In addition, the position will also provide first line support for user tickets. As such, the position requires the administrator to be physically present on campus, Monday ? Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. The right candidate is expected to maintain the highest level of security and confidentiality with campus data. The position will represent the Student Success Technology team in a professional manner with our users in university settings.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Daily administration and support of Salesforce including user setup, security, sharing rules, profiles, roles, custom objects, record types, reports, page layouts, permissions sets, workflows, and validation rules
* Analyze, develop, design and implement business process changes in coordination with application changes in collaboration with functional users.
* Testing for customizations, patches, integration & upgrades.
* First line support.
* Development and presentation of training programs.
* Serve as a liaison as required between end users and technical staffs.
* Concierge for SST services.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field and three years of work experience in computing, information systems, or related field; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:

* Ability to design, code, test and install complex computer programs based on technical specifications using standard development tools.
* Proficient understanding of relational database, client-server concepts, and computer programming, and understanding of all phases of the application development lifecycle.
* Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel).
* Certifications in supported technologies.
* Excellent organization, teamwork, problem-solving, and communication (verbal and written) skills.
* Ability to work well with people in all levels of the organization.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree with coursework in computing or information systems.
* Strong skill in analyzing and solving complex data processing and computing problems.
* Ability to perform detailed work accurately.
* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
* Ability to communicate clearly, succinctly and effectively both verbally and in writing.
* Ability to work effectively and collaboratively on multiple assignments, activities, and projects.
* Sales force experience in higher education is highly desirable

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter with their online application.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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