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Business Analyst - Ellucian Banner SIS
Ref No.: 18-05035
Location: Yonkers, New York
Position Type:Right to Hire
Business Analyst – Ellucian Banner SIS
The Business Analyst – Ellucian Banner SIS is responsible for the successful delivery of Ellucian's Banner SIS module. This individual must have the functional and technical expertise of implementing the Banner SI.
This Business Analyst is responsible for overseeing the successful delivery of Ellucian's Banner SIS module. He/She will manage the technical and functional aspects of implementing the Student Information System (SIS) project and will work with various stakeholders to ensure operational objectives are achieved within deadlines and within budget.
This person must have first-hand functional knowledge of all modules of the Banner SIS system
Technical Skills Required:
•             Extensive experience with the following functional areas: Student Financials, Student Financial Aid, Student business process, and Ellucian Degree Works.
•             Working experience with SQL .
•             Working experience with Oracle database.
•             Working experience with Banner Data element, data structures and the Entity relationship model.
•             Working experience with Banner 9 Administrative Forms desirable.
•             Working experience with Java and Object-Oriented programming is a plus.
•             Knowledge of Evisions Argos Enterprise Reporting is a plus.
•             Knowledge of the Banner 9 application extension methodology and process desirable.
•             Knowledge of the technology and tools used for extending Banner 9 Administrative Applications is a plus.
•             Ability to conduct research into administrative system issues and products as required.
•             Assist and orient users in the correct operations of new and existing applications.
•             Ability to analyze and interpret data and to clearly and effectively communicate technical information to individuals at all levels of the organization with varying levels of understanding.
•             Ability to develop and maintain detailed documentation for technology systems and processes.
•             Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
•             Minimum of 3 years related experience with demonstrated experience in the higher education environment
He/she is responsible for
•             Banner Student and Financial Aid product suite including Ellucian Degree Works.
•             Creating and designing scripts and programs to enhance processes.
•             Designing coding standards, statistical reporting, and data analysis methodologies.
•             Analyzing business user needs and developing strategies to meet needs.
•             Creating and deploying data queries for ad hoc reporting.
•             Creating data models and protocols for production databases.
•             Developing data management policies and procedures.
•             Maintaining change control and testing processes for modifications.
•             Leading integration initiatives for 3rd party products.
•             Liaising with network administrators, systems analysts, and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.
  • Experience implementing Ellucian Banner's SIS module including Banner Student Functionality and Banner Financial aid function.
  • Banner academic and administrative functionality and Banner Student billing and payment functionality
  • Understanding of all Banner SIS modules