WRC Business Systems Analyst

  • Oakland County
  • Waterford Township, MI, USA
  • Aug 19, 2022
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

$69,878.00 - $93,622.00 Annually
Waterford, MI
Job Type
Full Time
Water Resources Commissioner
Job Number
Job Summary

Uses considerable technical, analytical, planning and project management skills to implement information technology solutions to support the operations of the Water Resources Commissioner’s Office. Defines or improves current functional or business processes and may assist with process redesign for complex WRC technology systems. Serves as a liaison between the WRC and Oakland County’s Information Technology department (OCIT) and works with OCIT to deliver robust technical solutions to support the WRC.

Works with a project team to participate in all phases of a solution implementation lifecycle. Develops business and functional requirements. Creates Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and ensures compliance to all aspects of Oakland County’s open bid process. Manages implementation projects. Creates test cases and ensures that user acceptance testing is thorough. Trains end users and support staff on the use and administration of the system. Produces system documentation. Works with end users to determine project funding and manage project budgets accordingly. Supports the vendor contract negotiation process by reviewing and editing statements of work to ensure that all terms and conditions outlining vendor services and deliverables are correct and complete. Works with Corporation Counsel or WRC attorneys to negotiate contracts.

Employees of this classification are required to be available after normal working hours, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications

Applications will be rejected if the following information is not provided at the time of application: 

  • Thoroughly documented work history
  • Transcript with degree and award date
  • The application is incomplete in ANY capacity

At time of application, applicant must:

1. Possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a preferred major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or a field of study directly related to their operating department’s subject matter area.

NOTE: Applicants possessing transcripts from a college or university outside of the United States will be required to provide documentation of degree equivalency from a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (http://naces.org/members.html). The degree evaluation will be required for application processing.

2. Have had at least three (3) years of relevant, full-time work experience, one (1) year of which included project supervisory or lead duties, supporting information systems within the assigned subject matter areas: Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Data Warehousing, Application Development, Finance, and Project Management.

3. Pass the complete examination, including the employment medical, established for this classification.

4. Successfully complete the six month probationary period.

Work History
You are required to include your work experience in the Work Experience Section of your NEOGOV application. If you have previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your work history into the Work Experience Section prior to applying. Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. Please review the job posting, specifically the purpose of the position and the minimum qualifications, prior to answering the work experience question; and note that only related work experience will be considered. NOTE: Provide full detail in the employment history section noting the skills, experience and hours worked per week pertaining to the minimum qualifications. 
College Transcripts
If you have completed education higher than a high school diploma or GED, you must attach a copy of your official/unofficial transcript(s) that clearly state the type of degree and date awarded/conferred, institution name, and applicant name; and is in a format that cannot be modified or edited. Your application will not be considered for further review if you have failed to provide this information. .  If a job offer is made, an official transcript will be required. Transcripts from outside the United States must be assessed for U.S. equivalency by a NACES National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (http://naces.org/members.html). This documentation must be attached to your application if you are certifying you have an education higher than high school/GED.