8 days old
2018-01-112018-02-08

IT Business Analyst

Minneapolis, MN 55413
  • Job Code
    595481

IMMEDIATE IT Business Analyst Contract. Near to downtown Minneapolis. CONTACT US TODAY FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION.................


The IT business analys t position is intended to support operations of the IT function in alignment with the business objectives of the organization. This may include providing IT application, infrastructure, and system support for employees and business processes. Our Client will benefit from an internal, knowledgeable resource who can address specific computing needs and systems. This position will work closely with decision makers in other departments to identify, recommend, develop, implement and support cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the organization. This position will also help define and implement IT policies, procedures and best practices.


Qualifications:



  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years providing computing support and recommendations to a business organization
  • Familiarity working with computing servers in a networked environment
  • Familiarity working with Microsoft Office, server environment, and operating systems
  • Knowledge of Virtual Private Networks and wireless network system concepts
  • Sequel server database operation and programming
  • Business Intelligence system administration and data analysis
  • Proactive customer focus, collaboration and project management skills


Additional Experience/Skills/Knowledge:



  • Experience working in SharePoint environment
  • Familiarity with Crystal Reports operation and report creation
  • Familiarity with MS Dynamics (Great Plains) financial/accounting system
  • Familiarity with Zoll products and general health care IT systems
  • Analytical and Business Intelligence (BI) skills to improve existing processes
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • Familiar with Privacy and Security regulations (HIPAA) and data security/privacy best practices


Responsibilities:



  • Provide project oversight support for IT developmental and implementation projects
  • Handle multiple IT project responsibilities simultaneously to prioritize work and resolve technical emergencies as they may occur.
  • Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives.
  • Provide support for operational data query requirements.
  • Support and maintain user PC applications in a network environment.
  • Consult with staff regarding end user computing systems and network-based PC/workstation software and hardware, system security, recovery and back-up procedures.
  • Partner with the Information Security Officer to develop, maintain and coordinate the information security compliance activities, architecture, security policies, principles and standards.
  • Provide operating support for Communication Center CAD (Computer Aided Dispatch) system.
  • Address on-site computing questions and requests regarding user desktop and laptop computer performance in the network environment. Provide first-line support for software and hardware issues.
  • Assist internal customers with data extraction and report creation to support business analytical needs.
  • Provide monitoring, maintenance, upgrade and support of IT systems, including servers, PCs, operating systems, hardware, and software.


Accountabilities



Percent of Time Spent

Provide general system and application support for administrative offices & bases


25


Assist LLIII employees with identifying and evaluating systems & applications to support business needs


10


Manage IT related projects, from the initial planning stage to the project closure


25


Provide data acquisition and analysis support for business operations


25


Accomplish IT security functions to comply with HIPAA and accreditation requirements


15




Customers Served/Working Relationships:



  • Operational bases
  • Administrative staff - 3010
  • Communications center
  • IT vendors


Major Challenges:



  • Ensure IT systems operate as needed and expected
  • Continue to develop new IT resources that support and improve business processes


Decision Making/Judgment Exercises:



  • Must identify and resolve deficiencies related to IT processes
  • Must accurately determine effective solutions to business needs


Compliance:



  • Must provide support to ensure compliance with IT security requirements

Categories

  • Information Technology

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