Based in the Information Strategy and Technology Services Unit at the Mawson Lakes campus
About the Role
The Senior Functional Analyst (Student Lifecycle Systems) is responsible for assisting business representatives with analysing and documenting business processes and requirements, performing fit-gap analysis, designing and configuring the University's core Student Management System, and related systems that govern the student life cycle, to meet the needs of the business, in conjunction with technical support from the Student Lifecycle Systems team.
The position is additionally responsible for the delivery of training and communication activities to support the delivery of student system solutions to the wider university community.
This position and the specific work therein is required for University's Student Management System Projects which are scheduled from January 2023 to December 2024. The work activity associated with this project is expected to be completed within the anticipated timeframe of the contract duration.
The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.
Information Strategy and Technology Services (ISTS) , which has the primary strategic and operational responsibility for the provision of the UniSA's considerable IT infrastructure and services has approximately 150 staff in 8 key areas. Information Strategy and Technology Services contributes to the University's strategic goals and objectives by providing:
ISTS is customer focused and operated a service management framework based on AS8018 and provides seamless 24 x 7 x 52 service to students and staff. The Student Lifecycle Systems team manage, develop and support this environment ensuring robust, responsive and high availability of student applications. Information Strategy and Technology Services has a commitment to staff development and provides a professional environment in which to work. More information about ISTS can be found at https: // i.unisa.edu.au/askit/staff/ists/.
ISTS provides functional analysis, application administration and technical support for the core Student Management System (PeopleSoft Campus Solutions) and related systems that govern the student life cycle at UniSA.
Excellent communication and analytical skills are necessary to gather business requirements and investigate, diagnose and resolve system issues, as well as design quality new solutions in conjunction with the technical members of the Student Lifecycle Systems team. This will require effective interaction with a wide variety of stakeholders across the university.
Essential Skills and Experience
Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:
As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.
How to Apply
For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.
Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 0482 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org using job reference number 4709.
Applications close: 11.30pm Monday 2 January 2023
Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment. #LI-DNI
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