IT Systems Analyst Senior
Houston, TX 
Posted 29 days ago
Job Description
IT Systems Analyst Senior

IT Systems Analyst Senior (00CD0)

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The SeniorSystems Analyst assists with the coordination of the implementation of newtechnology projects and/or processes; including testing and data integrationefforts, analyzing and problem-solving client issues, and creatingdocumentation. The Senior Systems Analyst is responsible for eliciting,analyzing, validating, specifying, verifying and managing the needs of the projectstakeholders, including clients and internal employees. The Senior SystemsAnalyst acts as a liaison between the project management team, architectureteam, development team, quality assurance team, and the project stakeholders tocommunicate the technical solution and/or implementation details to ensure thatthe requirements are met.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Maintain an in-depth understanding of software applications and interactions between software applications used by the organization.
*Handle several implementation projects and/or tasks at any given time.
*Receive and prioritize product requirements from the project management team and/or executive sponsors.
*Understand system and operational requirements, downstream system impacts, and legal compliance obligations that may be impacted by modifications to software applications.
*Elicit and/or expand upon product requirements using interviews, document analysis, storyboards, requirements workshops, site visits, business process descriptions, scenarios, and/or task and workflow analysis.
*Work with the architect(s) and/or development lead(s) to determine a technical solution and implementation plan based on product requirements.
*Translate product requirements into technical specifications that include but are not limited to, business requirements, technical requirements, operational requirements, business process flows, technical process flows, and/or use cases.
*Create and/or maintain documentation for any key project decisions, action items, issues, and other pertinent information throughout the implementation project life cycle
*Work closely with the development and quality assurance teams to communicate the technical solution and/or implementation details to ensure that the product requirements are met.
*Assist the quality assurance team with the creation test plans, test cases, and test scripts.
*Communicate the project status with the appropriate project stakeholders throughout the implementation project life cycle.
*Organize and lead user acceptance testing with the appropriate project stakeholders.
*Coordinate and support software deployments throughout the implementation project life cycle.
*Create and/or maintain documentation explaining product and/or application changes and troubleshooting guidelines.
*Investigate, resolve and/or escalate production issues.
*Complete special projects as assigned


Skills and Qualifications
*Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Information Systems or related field or equivalent experience.
* 5 years of experience as a business analyst and/or systems analyst.
* 2 years of SQL experience with the ability to write ad hoc reports and complex queries in order to perform data analysis.
*Experienced with XML and/or JSON.
*Experiences with B2B integrations.
*Experienced with Agile methodology.
*Experienced using Microsoft Office, including Visio.
*Exhibits the capability to learn new skills in a compressed time frame.
*Exhibits the ability to quickly adapt to changes in project priorities, technology and/or environment.
*Exhibits excellent interviewing and listening skills.
*Exhibits excellent organizational and project management skills
*Exhibits excellent written, verbal and presentation skills with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms.
*Exhibits strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
*Exhibits the ability to multi-task and understand prioritization of deliverables.
*Exhibits strong attention to detail.
*Exhibits excellent customer service skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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