Business Analyst

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Position Summary: Under the direction of the Associate Registrar, the Business Analyst supports the management team within the Registrar's Office and other campus stakeholders, to implement division projects and improve office efficiencies. The job duties of the Business Analyst include project management, operational gap analysis, data analysis, and process improvement. The Business Analyst is expected to gather data, analyze it and assist in developing answers and solutions. Once solutions are assigned, the Business Analyst prepares specifications for developers, prepares test use cases, conducts testing, facilitates migrations to production, documents and trains, troubleshoots any post production issues, and supports the development of reports related to the projects and solutions.

Responsibilities: Research, Analysis and Specifications * Identifies potential operational gaps and proposes solutions to address gaps * Documents and analyzes user business processes and solution/project requirements * Prepares detailed functional specifications with technical references for development team * Documents version control for complex specifications documents * Serves as facilitator between user and technical group * Develops and delivers quality analysis, reporting, and presentation materials * Documents future state process design, illustrating inputs, outputs and cross swim lane handoffs * Participates in the planning, execution and deployment of enhancements to existing systems * Reviews changes delivered in upgrades and updates, making recommendations as necessary

Qualifications: See IT Matrix

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: 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, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.




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Posted: 5/9/2018
Application Due: 1/29/2020
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