Employment Opportunities at ACU

At Abilene Christian University, you will find more than a job. You will find a workplace where you can impact the lives of more than 5,200 students who are being educated as Christ-centered global leaders each year. The university has been recognized as a "Great College to Work For" by The Chronicle of Higher Education for 11 years. We offer a dynamic and collaborative work environment, expansive opportunities for professional and personal development, and an emphasis on our core Christian values. Explore these postings for the Abilene campus and Dallas branch to find the right fit for you.

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Business Analyst

Apply now Job no: 492901
Work Type: Staff full-time
Location: Dallas
Categories: Information Technology

About ACU

ACU is affiliated with the fellowship of the Church of Christ. All applicants must be professing Christians and willing to support the Christian mission and purpose of Abilene Christian University while employed by the university.

Title of Position Business Analyst
Posting Location Abilene, TX
Department Information Technology
Employee Class Exempt Full-time
Basic Responsibilities The Business Analyst is responsible for providing ACU Dallas with quality software
development advice, analysis and project management. This is achieved through the
effective capture and translation of business requirements into technical design
documentation and the coordination of the software development lifecycle.
Essential Duties 1. Requirements Gathering
2. System Design Participation
3. Development Lifecycle Management
4. Process Workflow Management
5. Relationship Management
6. Leadership Contribution
Professional Development Requirements

1. Knowledgeable in the use of UML, BPM, and Use Cases.
2. Experience and strong aptitude with word processing, spreadsheet, email,
database, and file management technologies.
3. Ability to organize and prioritize multiple activities and tasks.
4. Ability to communicate well both in written and oral form. This includes
excellent spelling, grammar, and editing skills.
5. Ability to pay close attention to detail.

6. Ability to work well with minimal supervision in a team-oriented environment.
7. Ability to communicate in a courteous, professional, and cooperative manner with
staff and students, and to maintain patience and understanding in stressful
8. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with both
College and external contacts.
9. Ability to research and resolve complex problems.
10. Ability to write and maintain accurate documents; organize and update files.
11. Must be self-motivated and be able to work effectively in a team environment
12. Collaborative within a team environment
13. Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external

Qualifications A. Professional
1. Bachelor’s degree required.
2. Ability to travel, must possess a valid driver's license.
3. Able to work flexible hours conducive to contacting faculty and staff when
Physical Demands A. Must be able to use a telephone or headset equipment and able to perform work at a
computer in a cubicle. Work is performed in an office environment; must have the
ability to sit for long periods of time – 6 - 8 hours.
B. May be required to perform manual operation of general office equipment and lift up
to 30 pounds.
C. Limited travel may be required – locations vary and some overnight travel may be
Additional Information

ACU does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, disability, genetic information, national or ethnic origin in employment opportunities, in keeping with applicable state and federal law.

ACU is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus environment and protecting the university's financial and physical assets.  Therefore, Abilene Christian University conducts background checks on all candidates for employment in security sensitive positions.


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