Location: IT Department, State Center, 2485 Como Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108
Description: This position is responsible for review, analysis, and modifications to LSS organization application systems. The Senior Applications Analyst will work with Business Analysts and LSS staff by interpreting organizational needs, then editing, customizing and extending LSS Applications to fit those needs. Incumbent will be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of all business applications and for maintaining an application system documentation library. This position will also include backup duties in the administration of SQL Server. Will regularly perform a variety of complicated tasks and lead and direct the work of others as needed. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or equivalent work experience is required. At least 5 years technical IT experience with at least 3 years of SQL server programming/administration required. Candidate must be experienced in writing complex SQL Server queries. Experience in configuring applications to fit organizational needs. Experience in the planning, installation, and maintenance of business applications. Experience supporting applications in a Windows Server based application environment. Experience maintaining critical business applications. Working knowledge of Microsoft CRM, Dynamics GP, and/or Kronos strongly preferred. Ability to work with detailed data and information. Must be able to look at the big picture.
Ability to quickly learn 3rd party tools for application integration and extension (i.e. Scribe, Java Script, SSIS, etc.). Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential: ability to effectively liaise with colleagues on all levels and to listen and understand business needs.
Application Deadline: 8/5/2013
Application Contact: An application is required and may be submitted online via our website at www.lssmn.org. Please denote your salary expectations for this position in your cover letter.
Position Information: FT exempt position. LSS is committed to a total compensation philosophy which encompasses base salary, benefits, a flexible work environment and opportunities for development. Posted 7/1/13.