The IT Business Systems Analyst provides strategic direction and decision making around use of all information systems to accomplish objectives across the organization. This position is responsible for leveraging technology to increase efficiency of daily operations by implementing automated solutions. These solutions will ensure that we are streamlining operations and finding business efficiency through data, integration and automation. This position requires a strong understanding of system administration, common scripting languages, APIs (SOAP, REST, etc.) and skills in gathering business requirements in a structured way for project management.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Design, architect, develop, and implement business solutions architected by writing code or using integration platforms - Develop business process modifications and determine strategic solutions to provide consistency and efficiency across the entire college - Perform complex cross-departmental functional analysis of information systems to recommend implementation best practices that maximize functionality and efficiency - Analyze, evaluate, and test system upgrades to identify process and integration issues - Assist with development of project management plans in support of a system upgrade or project implementation - Work with stakeholders to conduct performance and compliance testing of all integration or automation jobs - Document and communicate with department leads regarding automated processes - Manage integration code base including Perl, Python, and Powershell - Manage MSSQL and Integration Services automated processes - Manage servers running homegrown code and vendor provided integration services - Perform routine maintenance on all aspects of IT infrastructure - Implement security best practices throughout entirety of IT infrastructure - Develop and conduct training for employees and students - Provide high-level technical assistance to employees and students - Other responsibilities as assigned by the Director of IT
- Bachelor's degree in an Information Technology major or equivalent work experience - 4 years' experience managing an ERP platform or other business planning software - 4 years' experience writing integration programming in Python/Perl/Powershell or other relevant programming languages - 3 years' experience supporting end-users in relevant environments - Proficient use of database systems with demonstrated knowledge of database structure, data modifications using SQL programming, and integration using stored procedures, triggers, views, etc. - Proficient in an integration platform such as MS SQL Server Integration Services - Excellent interpersonal, writing, and presentation skills
- 4 years IT experience in an educational environment - Microsoft Reporting Services experience - Experience managing complex projects - Experience presenting to peer and supervisory groups - Experience coordinating user requests via request tracking system - Experience with electronic signature platforms - Experience with electronic scheduling platforms
Additional Salary Information: Bay College offers the following benefits: health, life, dental, vision, short-term disability and long-term disability insurance, Michigan Public School Employees Retirement Systems or TIAA/CREF (12% employer contribution), 403(b), YMCA membership, a Wellness Program, tuition reimbursement and professional development support.
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