Lead Application Analyst (Academic Systems)
||Anglia Ruskin University
||£38,833 - £47,722
||Anglia Ruskin University
About Anglia Ruskin University:
Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.
About the role:
Our Academic Information systems are fundamental to our success. In this key role, you’ll play a vital part in our new ambitious programme to transform student experience by providing essential academic information systems support.
As a result of restructuring and centralising IT Services, we’re looking for a talented and creative lead application analyst with strong technical knowledge and leadership skills who has experience of working with large systems. You’ll be responsible for the management, maintenance and support of a number of specific business applications, and management of relevant application vendors and suppliers. Experience of Higher Education academic support information systems such as Learning Management, Library Management and Research systems would be advantageous. Applied knowledge of MS SQL Server Transact SQL is essential.
With a degree or relevant professional qualification, you’ll have significant experience of managing and supporting business applications and of working with large database systems. You’ll have experience of providing software and systems support to end users and of system configuration and administration. Experience of requirement gathering, analysis and testing of systems is essential. With good technical knowledge of database systems and application environments, you’ll be able to work both independently and as part of a team to meet tight deadlines. With a high degree of accuracy, you’ll have demonstrable experience of providing high quality customer service to internal and external stakeholders. Experience of application supplier management is essential.
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.
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Closing date: 3 May 2018.
We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.