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Full time
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Business Analyst I
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Emory University | Atlanta, GA
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Job Description


Emory Law is a top-ranked law school defined by creativity and innovation in legal education. Located in Atlanta, it enrolls students from throughout the United States and the world pursuing juris doctor, juris master, master of laws, doctor of juridical science, and master of comparative law degrees. Emory Law alumni work across the globe as leaders in law, business, government, philanthropy, and education. Emory Law strives for a world in which law provides a common framework for courageous leaders to engage our most complex social and economic challenges and to achieve positive social transformation by advancing the rule of law.

The Business Analyst position works within the IT Department of Emory Law in consultation with the Chief Business Officer and the Director of Institutional Research. As a key member of IT Staff, the position works collaboratively with other members of IT to deliver consistent, excellent IT support to students, faculty, staff, and guests.

Job Description

* Works closely with departmental customers to gather and analyze user requirements, conduct business analysis, and identify business objectives and requirements.
* Collects information to assist in the development of technology plans, strategies, and processes.
* Supports efforts to ensure that information systems support departmental objectives and information management needs.
* Reviews software specifications, systems, and models using analytical and investigative methods and techniques to ensure required specifications meet system needs.
* Assists in planning and implementing systems related projects.
* Leads and manages systems integration and process improvement efforts internal and external to the unit using proven project management expertise.
* Participates in software testing and subsequent modifications.
* Writes and edits reports to provide recommendations, conclusions and other data.
* Supports customer satisfaction by monitoring the delivery of ongoing information services to designated clients.
* Analyzes historical data, models alternative scenarios and projects future trends.
* Develops documentation for best practices and procedures.
* Develops and prepares reports.
* Performs related responsibilities as required.

Minimum Qualifications

* Five years of position specific subject matter knowledge and/or experience in planning and applying information technology to one or more business functions.
* OR-

A bachelor's degree and three years of position specific subject matter knowledge.

* Experience in planning and applying information technology to one or more business functions.

Preferred Qualifications

* Knowledge of software development and enterprise system integration in a university context.
* Three years of position using specific subject matter knowledge (such as, law and social sciences, etc.), functional knowledge (such as, customer relations management, student affairs, etc.) and/or experience in planning and applying information technology to one or more business functions.
* Experience working with databases, including data governance and integration.
* Experience in institutional research or higher education data management and analysis.
* Five or more years of project management experience.

To Apply

* Resume
* Cover Letter detailing ability to meet minimum and preferred qualifications