The Applications Analyst is responsible for implementing, configuring, and programming
software and systems to meet business requirements. The Analyst typically works with
business unit leaders to discern their needs and implements solutions using various
productivity applications but specializing in the company’s Telephony system. Some of
the work entails software configuration but programming is be required. The ability to
work independently and self-educate in a highly autonomous and unsupervised setting
is required. This position requires an BS in Computer Science and at least five years of
experience helping users and business units meet their needs through COTS systems
•Implementing, configuring, and programming software systems to meet business
•Working with business unit leaders to discern their needs and implements solutions
for optimum operating environment
•Installing, registering, configuring, and programming applications.
•Managing user accounts as required by applications.
•Administering desktops including O/S, Driver, and application installations, patches,
and ongoing support.
•Developing training curriculum, guides, and instructions and conducting user training in
one-to-one and group settings
•Developing and maintaining a separate testing environment for system including providing
technical leadership and conduct regular performance and system testing
•Working with 3rd party consultants, contractors, and service providers for supported
applications – including problem resolution and escalating as necessary
•Installing and supporting new client and server software infrastructure
•Providing information to Operations group regarding licensing, hardware, and software
needs for future planning and budgeting
•Providing technical support to users with very different levels of IT knowledge and competence
•Work closely with other teams for problem resolution and project coordination
•Available during regular hours of operation for response to system issues/failures
•Available during non-business hours of operation for system issues/failures
•Other duties and projects as assigned by Director
•Ability to perform all Essential Duties and Responsibilities listed or inferred in
this job description.
•To identify problems and opportunities for improvement, develop possible solutions,
and choose the best course of action
•Determine business needs and solve those needs with software applications
•Be responsive to changing business needs and technical requirements
•Ability to work independently or in a team environment
•Self-organize and prioritize without constant supervision or direction.
•Ability to self-educate in a highly autonomous and unsupervised setting
•Develop effective training materials.
•Ability to effectively and efficiently train and educate end users.
•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science;
•5+ years of applicable experience
•Knowledge and experience with Microsoft client and server operating systems.
•Experience with applications running Windows Server, SQL and all windows operating systems
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org