Senior Functional Analyst

Brisbane, Australia
06 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Division of Information Technology Services (ITS) at The University of Queensland provides an information environment that supports the teaching, learning, research and engagement objectives of the University and contributes positively to the student experience and the University’s reputation, in line with our values of Service, Team, Accountability and Results. It delivers network, systems and IT infrastructure support to the University, and application development. Also located within ITS is the internationally recognised network security group, AusCERT, which provides Internet security services throughout Australia and New Zealand.  ITS manages core networks not only for the whole of The University of Queensland but also works with other Queensland universities to manage access to the national university network (AARNet). ITS also operates research computing infrastructure and hosts many of the University’s largest servers.

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The role

The successful appointee will prepare high-level design documentation, liaising with other technical specialists to produce comprehensive applications/data designs across platforms. They will collaborate with key stakeholders, undertake analysis of high-level business processes, investigating operational requirements, problems and opportunities, and identifying alternate solutions through improvements in automated and non-automated components of new or changed processes.

The person

Applicants should possess qualifications in relevant disciplines. You should also have exceptional analytical and problem solving skills including the ability to conceptualise, establish and implement new initiatives and innovative solutions within a specified framework. Excellent written communication skills, including the demonstrated ability to write clear and precise user and technical specifications, business cases and procurement plans. The demonstrated ability to design IT solutions and to develop process mapping (as-is and to-be), data and systems documentation in accordance with industry standards.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to the contact person listed in the job advertisement.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at HEW Level 8. The remuneration package will be in the range $92,811.16 - $104,214.40 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $108,589.06 - $121,930.85 p.a.).

Position Description

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