Southern Company Application Analyst, Sr. in Atlanta, Georgia

Application Analyst, Sr.


Job Summary

The Application Analyst, Sr. position is part of the Corporate Services Systems application portfolio group as part of a team responsible for the corporate physical security systems. The successful candidate will work closely with the chairperson for the Corporate Security Technology Governance Team to develop meeting agendas and presentations covering technology related topics and projects. The analyst will prioritize work requests and lead the Technology Organization’s resources in accomplishing approved projects. The analyst will also be accountable for the budgeting and cost tracking of corporate security technology efforts. An understanding of NERC CIP standards related to physical security systems is desired.


  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, Computer Science or a related field is desired.

  • At least five years of recent experience working in a technology organization supporting complex enterprise application systems.

  • A comprehensive knowledge of software development technologies, methodology, tools and computing infrastructure.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to handle multiple assignments and conflicting priorities.

  • Ability to quickly learn and appropriately apply new technologies.

  • Ability to work with customers of varying levels of technical proficiency.

  • Ability to estimate and meet costs and timelines.

  • Ability to work in a professional environment with minimal supervision.

Reporting Relationship: This position reports to the Director, Corporate Business Solutions#LI

Job Field: Information Technology

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta

Operating Company: Southern Company Services

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA)

241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE

Atlanta, 30308

Req ID: SCS2007340