Systems/Business Analyst - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID: 2147 - Unclassified - Full-time


The Systems/Business Analyst will work with all offices in the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Success to ensure the division continues to move forward with strategic initiatives related to student success. The Systems/Business Analyst will participate in multiple levels of computer application development including analysis, design, requirements definition, development, testing, implementation, training, and production support in a flexible work environment.





  • Design, develop, modify, test, implement, and provide support and problem resolution for computer web applications
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the functions and features of Ellucian Banner and Bannerweb, and the additional software interfaces used throughout the division of Enrollment Management and Student Success, from a technical and client perspective
  • Understand and determine the business needs to be met, document and analyze requirements, and produce functional/technical specifications and project plans
  • Work collaboratively with users throughout development, design, modification, testing and implementation of project applications
  • Participate in client test planning and actual testing
  • Work with clients in a proactive manner, offering solutions to problems and continually striving to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their business operation
  • Follow established security best practices to identify/avoid application security vulnerabilities.
  • Participate in professional development activities
  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree/years of experience:
    • Bachelor's degree in Systems Analysis, Computer Science or a related field earned by date of hire and 1+ years post-degree experience developing web-based applications OR
    • Bachelor's degree in another field by date of hire with 2+ years of full-time post-degree work experience developing web-based applications OR
    • 3+ years of full-time work experience developing web-based applications
  • 1+ years of work experience using database management systems in application development; demonstrated knowledge of relational database management systems
  • 1+ years demonstrated knowledge of web application development in a multi-browser environment and multiple current industry programming languages
  • 1+ years Java-based intranet web portal support and development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

  • Application development and/or third party application deployment in a Linux environment
  • Ellucian Banner and BannerWeb
  • Agile project management
  • Development of web applications that are accessibility (ADA) compliant and hardened against web attacks (SQL injection, cross-site scripting, etc.)
  • Development and execution of test plans
  • PHP, Coldfusion, Javascript, SQL, Java/Grails, Angular, Node.js, Perl
  • Web services
  • Source code management
  • Development of workflows


Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Keyword Phrases

  • Enrollment Operations and One Stop Services
  • Systems/Business Analyst
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Business Analyst
  • Network/System Administration
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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