Job Description

Payroll Title:
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Hybrid Remote
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri

#116505 Senior Information Systems Analyst

Initial Review Date: Thu 6/2/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

This is a Contract/Limited position that may be extended or converted to career status based on the needs of the department.

UC San Diego Policy will not allow this position to receive work visa sponsorship.

Hybrid work will be considered.


UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County.

Reporting to the VC-CFO, Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are core values at UC San Diego and within Information Technology Services. Crafting a culture around these values allows us to more deeply connect with and appreciate our employees, students, and campus partners. Information Technology Services is continuously working to build a community where we all feel safe, empowered, and encouraged to bring our authentic selves to work. We do this not only because it is what’s right, but because we know that diversity drives insight and innovation. We are proud to partner closely UC San Diego’s Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, as their dedication to this mission helps us all to drive change.

As a part of Business Technology Services (a division of Information Technology Services), the Student Information Services (SIS) team is responsible for supporting faculty, staff, and student transactions relating to university administrative processes. This includes enterprise applications supporting more than 41,000 students.

Come join the SIS team in a once in a generation opportunity to replace our legacy ERP Student Information System. Utilizing UC San Diego’s innovative implementation methodology of integrating best-in-class modular components we are looking for skilled individuals that have a talent for implementing an enterprise scale system to meet the business needs of an R1 institution. UC San Diego has a robust integration platform (Kafka, Airflow, and WSO2-APIM) combined with our future state development platform. The incumbent will leverage their technical savvy to analyze and configure new systems to create ideal state business functionality.


Applies advanced IT professional concepts and campus objectives to resolve highly complex issues in one or more IT areas of specialization. Acts as a lead role in solution architecture of complex enterprise systems. Responsible for design and configuration of enterprise student applications.


  • Advanced skills associated with programming design, modification and implementation. Advanced knowledge of secure software development. Demonstrated ability to create software specifications.

  • In-depth knowledge of various areas of IT. Broad knowledge of the IT environment. Ability to work inter and intra organization to maintain compliance with standards and regulations. Understanding of how overall organization technology vision and direction are executed with any implementation.

  • Advanced knowledge of business and process analysis functions.. Knowledge of the design, development and application of technology and systems to meet business needs. Ability to analyze current state and assist in providing recommendations for ideal state based on technology capabilities of systems.

  • Interpersonal skills sufficient to work with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization. Ability to elicit and communicate technical and non-technical information in a clear and concise manner.

  • Demonstrated knowledge, skills and abilities associated with system problem identification and resolution. Knowledge necessary to design, set up, operate and correct malfunctions involving technology systems. Experience in incident response and digital forensics, including data collection, examination and analysis.

  • Proven experience in data integration, and optimization of integrations using industry standard tools (e.g. IPAAS) including security of integrations, and optimization of performance for integrations.

  • Bachelor’s Degree and five to ten (5 - 10) years of industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow and/or Green Belt


Employee must be available to work evenings and weekends.

Employee must be available to travel as required.

Job offer is contingent on clear background check.

Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce.

This position is eligible for full:
- Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
- Vacation/Holidays
- Life Insurance
- UC Retirement Plan.

For more information about UCSD Benefits visit - and UCSD Work/Life visit

To calculate an approximate value of the UC Total Compensation package, please click here:

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

To foster the best possible working and learning environment, UC San Diego strives to cultivate a rich and diverse environment, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. For more information, please visit UC San Diego Principles of Community.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit for more information.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online