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Senior Systems Analyst - remote (work from home)

Company: Our Client

Engagement Period: 6 to 12 months

Working hours: 8 hours daily, Monday to Friday

Core business hours: between 7am to 5pm (Central Time)

Our client is looking to engage Senior Systems Analysts with a well-rounded skillset that includes planning, analyzing, designing, developing, testing, and implementing efficient information systems in support of organizational functions.

Candidates must meet the following critical requirements to be considered for this role:
• A minimum of 10 (ten) years experience working as a Systems Analyst
• A minimum of 15 (fifteen) years of IT industry experience
• Must have subject matter expertise in at least one of the following areas/industries: Gaming, Supply Chain or Retail
• Working knowledge of ITSM/ITIL (including service design and service level management)

• Works closely with business and technology stakeholders to understand needs, assist with forward... planning of their assigned business domain, and deliver high quality application solutions in order to satisfy those business needs
• Assumes development responsibility for both complex and large assignments, may act as project manager, and may engage in programming activities where deemed appropriate, based on scope and complexity
• Apply the systems development methodology and standards to ensure effective solution design, development, testing and implementation are completed in partnership with the business and ITS
• Working with stakeholders, create system design proposals that ensure efficiency, compatibility and interoperability of the proposed solution
• Translate business requirements and conceptual designs into well-designed and documented software component specifications
• Exhibit and establish a culture of quality solution design and development
• Explain assumptions and methodologies and simplify complex concepts for non-technical users
• Articulate pros and cons of an action in a clear manner
• Document solution designs using a variety of modeling and diagramming techniques such as data flow diagrams, data models, flow charts, entity relationship diagrams
• Participate in software development and testing as required
• Use advanced troubleshooting, problem solving and root cause analysis skills to resolve defects, incidents and problems
• Document investigation results, including causes of errors and solutions provided
• Prepare estimates of time and resources required to analyze proposed changes to software and to analyze the root cause of operational problems
• Accurately report project and/or development status to stakeholders and management
• Analyze business and technical designs to thoroughly identify testing requirements
• Work with stakeholders to ensure test strategies, plans, conditions and cases meet requirements
• Lead and participate in all phases of solution testing as required
• Administer critical analysis of test results and deliver solutions for problem areas
• Develop low risk procedures for converting to and implementing new software and solutions

Required Experience And Skills
• Completion of a recognized degree or diploma in an IT related discipline or an equivalent combination of education, certification and experience
• Minimum of nine years previous experience in software development and implementation with the previous three years demonstrating proficiency in analyzing and designing application solutions of increasing complexity
• A minimum of 15 (fifteen) years of IT industry experience
• Active membership in International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
• Knowledge and experience with the Business Analysis knowledge areas
• Formal training in Systems Analysis and Design, a variety of programming languages, development methods and practices, relational databases, and operating systems
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve problems, understand business principles and practices, communicate effectively, facilitate and negotiate
• Must have strong track record in analysis and solution design, demonstrated leadership skills, ability to balance multiple competing priorities, excellent communication, organization, technical, and problem solving skills
• The ability to work and lead in a team environment
• Must have subject matter expertise in at least one of the following areas/industries: Gaming, Retail and/or Distribution industries, ERP systems, Business Analytics, Financial or Human Resources functions
• Working knowledge of ITSM/ITIL (including service design and service level management)
• Working knowledge of SOA principles
• Elicit/gather various types of requirements from stakeholders (including business and IT)
• Analyze complex problems and recommend solutions
• Articulate both functional and non-functional requirements (including availability, reliability, maintainability, security, service level requirements, etc.)
• Document requirements in appropriate formats
• Communicate requirements to various stakeholders, including business and IT leaders/subject matter experts

• University degree in Business or Computer Science
• Business analysis certification such as IIBA CBAP (Certified Business Analysis Professional) or CCBA (Certified Computer Business Analyst)
• ITIL Certification
• Experience working in an agile development environment
• Training in project management, data modeling and software quality assurance methods
• Previous experience in web content management systems, web site/application development, web service development, enterprise service bus, ETL development, Cognos BI tools, JD Edwards, Lawson, HPSM and Teradata development

Additional Requirements
• Must have Windows based computer with standard Windows 10 applications
• Must possess own communication device
• Must have own licensed Visio software
Winnipeg MB


Apply - 03/20/2024 - Senior Systems Analyst Winnipeg