To work with the Director Information Technology providing technical support for hardware and software issues within Financial Affairs. To develop knowledge, understanding and experience of financial systems and business processes to review system changes to meet university, local, state and federal regulations. To research and analyze current financial systems and/or data needs. To assist with testing and implementation of system enhancements and system upgrades for Financial Affairs and UAB. To communicate and interact with a wide range of personnel to ensure the successful implementation of system changes through the full work cycle. To provide support for system functionality, train staff across the organization and create/maintain system documentation as needed. This position will commit to fostering an environment of heightened security following Information Technology Security Policies and participating in security training, such as Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), on an annual basis.
(Annual Salary: $47,665 - $49,094.95)
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, Information Systems or a related field and one (1) year of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
Prior experience with finance related systems would be a plus. Ability to problem solve various software and hardware issues.
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.