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Business Systems Analyst

UC San Diego
La Jolla, California 92093
  • Payrate
    $80,000 To $100,000 Yearly
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    Full Time

UC San Diego

Business Systems Analyst

Filing Deadline: Thu 10/24/2019

Salary Range: $80,000/year to $100,000/year


UCSD is a dynamic organization looking for our next great hire to join our team in La Jolla, California. UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County. UCSD IT embraces the fun, agility and innovation of a startup culture while enjoying the security of having technology already deployed with a large and rapidly growing customer base.


Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.


We are looking for a talented Business systems analyst who will be leading and facilitating business process analysis for multiple technical projects in support of various campus-wide IT initiatives. Business Systems Analyst will work collaboratively on cross-functional teams to meet strategic objectives. This position will work on a selection of projects across the realms of academic and business systems.



• Gaining solid understanding of what the business does and how it does it

Interviewing stakeholders to generate a rich picture of business needs

• Follow along technical project conversations with ease, and bringing analytical insights

• Creating a detailed business analysis, outlining problems, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, highlighting arears of risks / concerns

• Translate business needs identified by stakeholders into business requirements document

• Use data driven approach to facilitate evaluation of available options

• Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.

• Partner closely with project manager, process analysts, SMEs and project team members to optimize project deliverables

• Deliver data-driven recommendations and reports to executives and stakeholders

• Tracing requirements from inception to delivery of selected solution

• Support user acceptance testing by providing input for test plans/ test scripts to ensure that the product is functioning well as it is designed for


For more information about UCSD Benefits visit - http://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/index.html and UCSD Work/Life visit https://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/work-life/index.html


To calculate an approximate value of the UC Total Compensation package, please click here: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/total-compensation-calculator.php



• Employee must be available to work evenings and weekends. Employee must be available to travel as required. Job offer is contingent on clear background check.




The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html



• A Bachelor’s Degree in related area; and / or equivalent experience, training, or certifications.

• Advanced knowledge of business and process analysis functions.

• Knowledge relating to the design of processes and software across the organization.

• Understanding and skill in complex process and systems requirement documentation standards, such as Use Case modeling, User Story creations and narrative description.

• Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization. Interpersonal and communications skills to work with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization.

• Advanced skills and methodologies associated with process and software design, modification and implementation.


Preferred Qualifications:

• Demonstrated skills needed to develop process and system implementation plans.

• Demonstrated experience with process analysis, systems analysis, process architectures and systems analysis methodologies and practices including traditional waterfall, Agile, Agile Scrum, UML, UML Enterprise, et cetera.

• Demonstrated testing and test planning skills.

• Demonstrated ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds.


Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce. This position is eligible for full: - Health/Dental/Vision Insurance - Vacation/Holidays - Life Insurance - UC Retirement Plan.


Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-12-02

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