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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T21590
UA Job Title: Analyst, Geographic Information Systems
Job Group: Information Technology Professionals
Job Category: IT Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Provides geographic information system (GIS) support as part of the Informational Technology Department, which serves all departments in the College of Social and Behavioral Science

Example of Duties:

  • Sets up and maintains GIS server space and applications development areas
  • Creates domain accounts, monitors security and analyzes technological needs for departments
  • Researches technological needs for students and develops solutions
  • Troubleshoots desktop errors for faculty and staff
  • Assists in other areas when other technicians are unavailable
  • Updates technology

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma with more than 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR associate's degree with 5 to 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience; OR master's degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience; degree, certification, or experience in information technology required

Revised: 12/23/2014