The Analyst Programmer role is responsible for providing development and support for a range of systems within IT Services’ remit, including but not limited to:
- finance systems
- student record systems
- human resources systems
- alumni relations systems
Analyst Programmers work closely with Senior Analyst Programmers, the Technical Development Team Leads, project business analysts and the system users, to turn functional specifications into technical solutions meeting the requirements of the customers. Therefore, they will need to be able to work effectively within a team, be good communicators and to make a positive contribution to the achievement of group tasks. Analyst Programmers should also have the ability to take forward work on their own initiative, planning and prioritising their work to meet deadlines. They will be expected to undertake training where relevant to update their skills or gain new skills. The role requires an adaptable and flexible attitude towards the demands of the job and the ability to meet tight deadlines.