AJ05 - Applications Analyst I
General Nature of Work:
Participates in the analysis, design or programming of computer systems.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
This class is the first level programmer analyst responsible for agency systems analysis and the performance of design and programming functions.
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Codes, tests and debugs new or existing programs.
Confers with users and data processing staff to study and discuss the design of new systems or the revision of existing systems.
Participates in writing narratives, flow charts, diagrams and system procedures.
Assists in the preparation of user documentation, including user manuals.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of computer programming.
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of systems analysis.
Ability to analyze operations and organize component parts into logical systems.
Ability to follow technical instructions and requests.
Ability to communicate effectively.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
A high school diploma and experience in computer programming or computer system development and modification. A bachelor's degree in computer science or management information science may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A high school diploma and two years experience in computer programming or computer system development and modification. A bachelor's degree in computer science or management information science may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Physical Requirements:
This classification is not currently used at MUSC. Please contact the Department of Human Resources for more information.