Senior Business Analyst

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Position Summary: This position will support USG/OVPI initiatives and Banner/Athena enhancements. The Analyst role is to represent all business process interests and needs/requirements of the University Registrar as they relate to student information systems and supporting business processes and/or systems. This role includes gathering, documenting, and analyzing business process and related system information and coordinating with functional, cross-functional and technical teams to develop, document, and implement solutions. The Analyst prepares specifications for developers, prepares test use cases, conducts and/or coordinates testing with functional stakeholders, approves migrations to both non-production and production environments, prepares operational/system documentation and training materials as needed, conducts and/or assists to train employees, and supports the development of reports related to the projects and solutions.

Responsibilities: Planning/Architect Solutions/Project Implementation - Based on business processes, architects solutions; navigate multiple projects and timelines - Conducts business analysis and project management for mandated and internal projects - Provides project plans, estimate and schedule work - Creates solution definition documents based on user specifications and use cases, visio business process flows, and mock-ups - Collaborates with office trainers and communication officer for deployments - internal and external users; support knowledge transfer and change management - Interfaces with other managers in the Registrar's office and other subject matter experts to align operations; pursue functional and technical office process improvement

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: 8/1/2018
Application Due: 1/29/2020
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