Senior Systems Analyst

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Senior Systems Analyst
Division General University
Department IT Application Services
Vacancy Number 18-122
Work Location Macon
Hours per week 40 hours/week
Scheduled Hours 8:00am - 5:00pm

The primary purpose of this position is to function as an integrator working with the data analysts and end users to produce a complete data system solution. The incumbent will also provide Tier 3 level technical support for applications throughout the University. The support provided will include, but will not be limited too, contacting third party vendors for additional support. This position requires logic and programming skills.


A bachelor’s degree in computer science, business or closely related field from an accredited college/university is required and a minimum of five years of experience in general programming with .Net technologies of which one year must be working with SSIS and/or SSRS. The candidate’s experience should also include object oriented and relational database design and programming. In lieu of a degree, an equivalent combination of education and directly related experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired will be considered.

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? Yes
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? No
Job Category Staff
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt
Pay Basis Monthly
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of related experience do you have?
    • Less than 1 year
    • 1-2 years
    • 2-3 years
    • 3-4 years
    • 4-5 years
    • 5-6 years
    • 6-7 years
    • 7-8 years
    • 8-9 years
    • 9-10 years
    • more than 10 years
  2. * Describe your experience using relational databases.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your programming experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Mercer University's mission is to teach, to learn, to create, to discover, to inspire, to empower and to serve. Having read this, how do you see yourself fitting in and contributing to the mission?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents