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Information Technologist II

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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 489056
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 13
Major Administrative Unit / College: Information Technology Services
Department: It Services Application Services 40000482
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Administrative Professionals- AP, Information Technology, Union

Working/Functional Title

Business Analyst

Position Summary

Analyzes business processes and procedures and participates in business process re-engineering; Analyzes and maintains currency of application solution options in the marketplace; Facilitates requirements gathering and documents application solution requirements; Participates in the short and long-term planning for application portfolio management roadmaps; Acts as subject matter expert in business analysis standards, processes methodologies and tools; Maintains a complete view of IT Services applications and products, and their dependencies; Collaborates effectively with all constituents involved in product assessment, development and release; Proactively seeks to make continuous improvements to business analysis process and tools; Reports status and escalates issues to supervisor and management effectively; Participates in team, department, and MSU IT meetings, committees and assignments.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in computer science, information systems, business, or related information technology field, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the area of employment; three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive business analysis experience, encompassing business process re-engineering, requirements gathering, solution review and assessment, application configuration, and application testing; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a  master’s degree in computer science, information systems, business, or related information technology field, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the area of employment; Five to seven years  of related and progressively more responsible or expansive business analysis experience, encompassing business process re-engineering, requirements gathering, solution review and assessment, application configuration, and application testing; Strong analytic and diagnostic skill set; innovative and results-driven; ability to effectively plan and efficiently accomplish testing goals; Advanced knowledge of multiple requirements gathering techniques, methodologies, and strategies; including their strengths and weaknesses; Extensive technical skills covering products, technologies, domains and competitive knowledge; Highly motivated with the ability to learn and research current technologies related to job assignments and bring possible resolutions to manager for approval; Skilled at building and fostering strong business relationships across different MSU teams; Ability to mentor and develop all levels of business analyst professionals; Ability to work independently on major projects and report progress to manager and customers; Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a dynamic, cross-functional team environment; Effective negotiation skills; excellent oral and written communication skills.

Required Application Materials

Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions

Provide 3 professional references

Work Hours

STANDARD 8-5

Description of End Date

This is an off-dated position funded until 6/30/2020 with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.

 

Bidding eligibility ends on 2/13/18 at 11:55 PM.

Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Eastern Standard Time

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