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Application Systems Analyst

Advance your Cornell career in application systems analysis. Many resources to gain technical skills are free to Cornell faculty, staff, and students.

This article applies to: IT Career Resources by Job Family

The Application Systems Analyst job profiles can be reviewed on the Cornell Career Navigator site -- look in the Information Technology job family.

Top Five Technical Skills

The typical Application Systems Analyst job title at Cornell can include any number or type of applications based on what that unit or department needs. IT directors across campus have identified the following top five technical skills necessary—for now and for a future career—in Application Systems Analyst:

  1. Cloud computing (Services, Integration, Data Mining)
  2. DevOps
  3. Project Management
  4. Data analytics / Data science / Data visualization
  5. Software testing

Courses, Books, and Videos on Skillsoft

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Courses and Videos on

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Industry Certifications

Cloud technologies are new and therefore certifications are helpful. Cornell IT managers and IT staff recommend these certifications to advance your IT career.

TDWI Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect Professional Certification

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 12:38pm

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