Connect Your Source for Zoo and Aquarium News and InsightsHow to Post Jobs

AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums, Certified Related Facilities, Commercial Members, Conservation Partners and Society Partners may post free unlimited online job listings as a member benefit. Non-members can purchase job listings. How to post a job

Career Center

Interested in a career in AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums? Learn more about types of zoo and aquarium jobs and relevant education programs in our career center.

New England Aquarium

Systems Analyst

The Systems Analyst advances the New England Aquarium's mission and goals by delivering, supporting, and providing end-user training for enterprise on-premise and cloud applications. This position to ensures these applications are used efficiently and effectively to fulfill business objectives. Primary functions include administration of the organization's POS system, ATMS, as well as supporting other enterprise applications. This includes administering and troubleshooting applications, documenting business processes, creating standard operating procedures, training staff, researching, testing, and installing upgrades. This position will work with internal stakeholders and external vendors to define functional requirements for future enhancements or customizations. This position will report to the Associate Vice President of Information Technology and collaborate with other IT Department staff to ensure operational uptime, security, maintenance, governance, and efficient use of IT resources.

New England Aquarium has implemented comprehensive safety protocols for employees and visitors to minimize the risk of COVID-19 exposure. As a member of our team, you will be provided with the training and resources needed to ensure a safe and rewarding experience. In addition, the Aquarium requires all staff to be vaccinated and boosted (when eligible) against COVID-19 unless a reasonable medical or religious accommodation is requested and approved.

This is a full-time regular position offering a comprehensive benefits package. The schedule will be Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm with the option for a hybrid schedule, working some days on-site and some days remotely. Remote days are only available for residents of MA, RI, NH, ME, NY and VT.


  • Serves as primary system administrator and product owner of Vantix ATMS (POS) application.
    • Administration of system includes management of accounts, permissions, pricing, reporting APIs upgrades, documentation training, and troubleshooting.
    • Maintain relationships with Vantix (ATMS vendor) to support the product, implement enhancements and manage feature upgrade projects.
    • Work with internal departments to troubleshoot issues
    • Work with external partners that use APIs to connect to the system.
    • Analyze data, and generate necessary reports and dashboards for stakeholders.
    • Create and maintain documentation, knowledge bases, and training materials.
    • Train new staff that use the system.
  • Administration, support, and configuration of other enterprise applications systems (such as AD Self-Service Plus, Raiser's Edge, Sage MIP, etc.) as needed.
  • Collaborate in the research, planning, design, development, and deployment of new applications, and enhancements to existing applications.
  • Support staff to use data analytics tools such as PowerBI.
  • As needed work with the IT Department and external vendors in securing IT infrastructure, including on-premise and cloud applications.
  • Manage IT projects as needed and be part of organization project teams and working groups furthering IT initiatives.
  • Create documentation including training materials for stakeholders as well as internal IT procedures.


Minimum Training and Experience

  • Requires BA/BS degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, five years working in information technology with two years of experience supporting enterprise applications.
  • Two years of hands-on experience in process automation, business process analysis, best practice approach, technology efficiency, and effectiveness.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Experience administering database and on-premise as well as cloud applications.
  • Experience troubleshooting applications and the ability to provide technical end-user support
  • Experience with Office 365 and Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience training staff to use IT resources and creating relevant documentation/materials
  • Project management experience
  • Experience managing vendor relationships
  • Smartsheet or other project management application experience.
  • Data analysis skills to be able to troubleshoot issues as well as identify trends and provide actionable business intelligence.
  • General knowledge of Windows servers, SQL, networking, systems, and applications used by non-profit organizations
  • Experience with POS applications and CRM platform(s) a plus
  • Strong customer service and problem-solving skills
  • Occasional evening or weekend work, as well as on-call availability to address major incident support activities.

For more information and to apply online please visit:

New England Aquarium is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer as defined by the EEOC.

How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

New England Aquarium
Boston, MA 02110

Visit our website

Like us on Facebook

I Accept

This site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website and you agree to our Privacy Policy.