Title: IT Business Analyst
Department Org: IT Personnel - 105780
Employee Classification: U1 - Unclassified PSA FT
Bargaining Unit: Bargaining Unit Exempt
Primary Location: Main Campus - Administration
Start Time: 8am End Time: 5pm
Posted Salary: commensurate with education and
On Call: No
The IT Business Analyst will design new IT solutions to improve
business efficiency and productivity. The IT Business Analyst will
work closely with clients; examine existing business models and the
flows of data in Enterprise Resource Applications (SunGard Banner,
etc.); discuss findings with clients, and then design an
appropriate IT solution. The IT Business Analyst will draw up and
specify costs and resources, if any, and produce outline designs of
clients’ requirements, specifying the data, files and logical
operations the system will perform, and the way data will be viewed
by the user. The IT Business Analyst will work closely with the
technical teams to implement the solution. The IT Business Analyst
will also work closely other Business Analysts and Senior Business
Analysts to collaborate with others on solutions and
Other responsibilities are: liaise extensively with external or
internal IT clients; produce project feasibility reports; translate
client requirements into highly specified project briefs; identify
options for potential solutions and assess them for both technical
and business suitability; create logical and innovative solutions
to complex business problems; draw up specific proposals for
modified or replacement systems; present proposals to clients; work
closely with developers, technical teams and report writers and a
variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user
satisfaction; ensure that budgets are adhered to and deadlines met;
draw up a test schedule for the complete system; oversee the
implementation of a new system; plan and work flexibly to a
deadline; provide training to users of the new system, if
necessary; keep up to date with technical as well as industry
sector developments. Contact with clients and vendors are required
on an as-needed basis. Perform Project Management tasks required to
maintain accuracy in project status, timelines and resources.
Performs other related duties as required.
Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science, engineering or
related field is Required.
3 – 5 years’ of business systems analysis/data modeling,
application development work. Higher education and/or
SCT/SunGard/Ellucian Banner experience preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of reporting tools required, Power BI
1 – 3 years’ experience with Reporting, Business Intelligence,
and/or Data Warehousing.
1 – 3 years’ experience with executive reporting, dashboards, key
performance indicators (KPI), and/or scorecards preferred.
Ability to work well with others.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Good knowledge of Higher Education general business practices and
Familiarity with existing operating systems, project management
tools and team dynamics
Ability to develop business system models, report, programming,
debugging, and data analysis.
Ability to effectively work with people in other departments
and/or outside of the enterprise.
Ability to work in a multi-platform environment.
Conditions of Employment:
All UToledo employees on all campuses, including those working on
campus and working remotely, are required to be fully vaccinated
against Covid-19, or have an approved exemption.
To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, the
University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free. To further this
effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus Medical
Center is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free.
Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine
(nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other required health
screenings for the position. With the exception of positions within
University of Toledo Main Campus and the University of Toledo
College of Medicine and Life Sciences, the employment offer is
conditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and
Occupational Health clearance.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative
action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in
employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran
status, disability, familial status, or political
The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally
diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and
working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages
applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities,
dual-career professionals and covered veterans.
The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to
individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to
complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please
contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the
hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation
Computer access is available at most public libraries and at the
Office of Human Resources located in the Center for Administrative
Support on the Main Campus of the University of Toledo.
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