Information Technology Specialist II

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jun 12, 2017
Closes
Jun 26, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Facilities Application Analyst

The George Mason University Facilities Management Department invites applications for a Facilities Application Analyst. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: The Facilities Application Analyst is a member of the Facilities Technology team, which provides essential support in the launch of a new Project Management Information System (PMIS); a key player in planning, implementing, testing, and managing the PMIS to meet university strategic and facilities goals. Duties include: * Supports various third-party applications; * Applies technical and functional project lifecycle knowledge to the delivery and improvement of facilities applications; * Works cooperatively with Facilities customers to ensure that value-added technical service and project needs are met in a timely and responsive manner (this involves a combination of systems analysis, data extraction, report generation, and problem-solving); and * Documents needs, develops requirements, writes specifications, designs solutions, and resolves production problems.

Required Qualifications: * B.S. degree in computer information systems or a related field (a combination of education and work experience may be substituted for a degree); * Strong interpersonal skills using both written and verbal communication with administrative, operations, and customers within the department; and * Functional administrator-level experience with at least two of the following applications: 25Live, ArcGIS, ARCHIBUS, Ellucian Banner, Banner Document Management, Caspio, and Maintenance Direct.

Preferred Qualifications: * Substantial hands-on experience with implementing multiple enterprise-level software applications; identifying user requirements, system design, user training, system and user documentation; and managing timelines, deployment, and user access/security; * Substantial experience providing primary application support of enterprise software, including system maintenance (managing users, upgrades, patches, and test plans), user support, troubleshooting issues, and prioritization of requested enhancements; * Substantial experience creating cloud based custom applications; database design, web forms, data publishing/reporting, workflows, and application security; * Project Management Professional (PMP) or Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 certification; and * Hands-on experience with a Project/Construction Management Information System such as e-Builder.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 02228z at http://jobs.gmu.edu by June 23, 2017; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2017-06-23